FirstMed has become the leading provider of private English-speaking family practice, women’s health, pediatric, and specialist medical care in Budapest. We serve individuals, families, companies, embassies, tourists, and NGOs. FirstMed is your first choice for private medical care while in Budapest.
Interview with Andrea Zs.Tóth of FirstMed
What does FirstMed do that makes it really special? What makes it stand out from other medical services?
We offer a very professional, high quality and complete medical service in a relaxed, friendly environment, provided in English. Our highly-qualified and dedicated staff strive to maintain positive patient experience through empathetic consultations, advantageous insurance and billing options, and by maintaining clean and comfortable environments in our two convenient locations.
Our central clinic across from Mammut shopping center maintains 10 exam rooms, with over 20 specialists supported by an on-site lab with x-ray and mammography. In district II/A our clinic on Hűvösvölgyi ut provides a convenient quality primary care solution for those living or working in District II, Solymár, Nagykovácsi, Pilisvörösvár, Pilisszentiván and more.
Is there a particular age range and/or gender that are most attracted to what FirstMed has to offer?
We are an attractive option to everyone who needs medical care, which is of course everyone! Entrepreneurs, travellers, expat families and local residents all find FirstMed to be a great choice for their own and their family’s or company’s needs.
What would you most like to emphasize about your service?
We provide 24-hour medical care, scheduled appointments, English speaking professionals, insurance direct billing, more than 20 specialty services, on-site diagnostics, education, activities and more. Our international direct billing service is unique and we even operate a phone line that is live 24/7. Call us to make an appointment or in any emergency.
What developments do you imagine for your program in the next 5 years?
We aim for continued growth whilst maintaining our very high standard of customer care and quality service. We hope to open even more health centers and to engage in providing an even wider range of services.
Does somebody need to speak English to join your program?
No. Speaking English or Hungarian makes things easier, but there are staff members who speak Spanish, Romanian, French, German and other languages too if needed.
What most attracted you to becoming a partner of Active8 Budapest?
It is targeted to the very market that we would like to reach.