How to Work as a Healthcare Professional in Malaysia
<p>If you’ve ever dreamed of working abroad as a healthcare professional in a tropical place without a care in the world, moving to Malaysia should be high on your agenda. It’s got everything you need: warm weather, welcoming smiles, great food, beaches, highlands, and Instagramable views. And should you still want that first-world convenience, you don’t need to worry, as Malaysia has got that all covered too! Remember that it boasts the tallest twin towers in the world &#8211; the Petronas Twin Towers. Yes, the one that Catherine Zeta-Jones dangled from in the movie Entrapment. We’ll give you all the information you need to have a successful career as a healthcare professional in Malaysia.</p> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img loading="lazy" width="900" height="600" src="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/shutterstock_745400287-1.jpg" alt="Work Healthcare Professional Malaysia" class="wp-image-10724" title="Work Healthcare Professional Malaysia" srcset="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/shutterstock_745400287-1.jpg 900w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/shutterstock_745400287-1-300x200.jpg 300w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/shutterstock_745400287-1-768x512.jpg 768w" sizes="(max-width: 900px) 100vw, 900px" /><figcaption>The Petronas Towers dominates the skyline of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.</figcaption></figure> <h2>Is it easy to migrate to Malaysia?</h2> <p>It’s easy to migrate to Malaysia for highly skilled professionals, especially those in the healthcare industry. This is because such skilled workers are sought after to meet the country’s demand. Once you have applied for a job in Malaysia and have successfully completed the hiring process, your new employer will help you to move, provide a work visa and get your license to practice your profession. And, one of the best things about living in Malaysia is the cost of living &#8211; it’s <a href="http://www.wonderfulmalaysia.com/living-and-working-in-malaysia.htm" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">not expensive to live there</a>.</p> <h2>What is the healthcare industry like in Malaysia?</h2> <p>The government has heavily invested in healthcare, creating a robust and efficient environment with a <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Two-tier_healthcare" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">two-tier healthcare system</a>. This means there’s a dual system where the public sector provides universal health coverage, and the private sector provides help to patients who opt to pay for medical services. According to a <a href="https://globalriskinsights.com/2017/04/malaysia-healthcare-sector/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">special report by political analyst site, Global Risk Insights</a>, the Malaysian government aims to be at the forefront of global healthcare. The medical tourism industry is growing, with visitors coming mainly from Indonesia and the rest of Asia.</p> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img loading="lazy" width="999" height="666" src="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/shutterstock_1685492032-1.jpg" alt="Work Healthcare Professional Malaysia" class="wp-image-10726" title="Work Healthcare Professional Malaysia" srcset="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/shutterstock_1685492032-1.jpg 999w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/shutterstock_1685492032-1-300x200.jpg 300w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/shutterstock_1685492032-1-768x512.jpg 768w" sizes="(max-width: 999px) 100vw, 999px" /></figure> <h2>What do I need in order to work in the healthcare industry there?</h2> <p>For doctors, consultants, and specialists, you need to <a href="https://mmc.gov.my/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Full_Reg_Foreigner_July_2019.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">register</a> with the Malaysian Medical Council (MMC) in order to practice your profession in the country. Part of the MMC registration process is the submission of the following documents: you need to submit your Degree Certificate, Professional Health License, Certificate of Good Standing, your Certificates of Employment, a Good Standing Certificate, as well as your certified copy of your passport. You will also need to get these documents verified directly from the source by an authorized Primary Source Verification (PSV) company like <a href="https://www.trueprofile.io/member" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">TrueProfile.io.</a></p> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img loading="lazy" width="1024" height="344" src="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/LinkedIn-Team-Title-Picture-Female-1-Edited-1024x344.png" alt="Work Healthcare Professional Malaysia" class="wp-image-10728" title="Work Healthcare Professional Malaysia" srcset="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/LinkedIn-Team-Title-Picture-Female-1-Edited-1024x344.png 1024w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/LinkedIn-Team-Title-Picture-Female-1-Edited-300x101.png 300w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/LinkedIn-Team-Title-Picture-Female-1-Edited-768x258.png 768w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/LinkedIn-Team-Title-Picture-Female-1-Edited.png 1082w" sizes="(max-width: 1024px) 100vw, 1024px" /></figure> <h2>How can I get my professional documents verified?</h2> <p>As the Malaysian Medical Council is TrueProfile.io’s Business Partner, you can verify the above-mentioned documents with us! Our verification service provides healthcare professionals who are interested in working in Malaysia with the fastest and most effective means of verifying their documents. In addition to that, you get to enjoy a more cost-effective and easy-to-follow process, compared to other competitors present in the market. Plus, TrueProfile.io Members benefit from additional services to enable them to fast-track their career.</p> <p>Furthermore, you have the opportunity to verify your documents even before registering with MMC! This ensures a smoother process as you come with pre-verified documents when you register with MMC.</p> <h2>Advantages for TrueProfile.io Members</h2> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img loading="lazy" width="1024" height="445" src="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/myTP-page.png" alt="Work Healthcare Professional Malaysia" class="wp-image-10730" title="Work Healthcare Professional Malaysia" srcset="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/myTP-page.png 1024w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/myTP-page-300x130.png 300w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/myTP-page-768x334.png 768w" sizes="(max-width: 1024px) 100vw, 1024px" /><figcaption>Your myTrueProfile page can be used as your online CV!</figcaption></figure> <p>When you have your professional documents verified with TrueProfile.io, you will be issued a TrueProof for each document. Our TrueProofs are stored in the Ethereum Blockchain, making them future-proof and yours to keep, forever! Once you have TrueProofs for your documents, they can be used anywhere in the world, particularly for those countries or regulators who require a Primary Source Verified (PSV) report. Plus, you get to enjoy a free digital resumé with your myTrueProfile page. With your myTrueProfile page, you get the benefit of an online C.V. that you can share with the Malaysian Medical Council and potential employers, anytime. You can also browse our blog for free career advice!</p> <p>As a Member, when you get verified with the Malaysian Medical Council, using voucher code:&nbsp;</p> <h2>MMC-BUNDLE&nbsp;</h2> <p>Upon checkout, you will receive a <strong>faster service</strong> and a more <strong>cost-effective solution</strong>, with a <a href="https://www.trueprofile.io/true-identity" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">free identity verification</a> included! Our TrueIdentity normally costs US$ 59.00, which you’ll get completely for free! You can leverage your verified identity with future employers, aside from getting instant trust from recruiters around the world.</p> <h2>How to find a healthcare job in Malaysia?</h2> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img loading="lazy" width="971" height="604" src="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/Recommended-Contact-Settings-1.png" alt="Work Healthcare Professional Malaysia" class="wp-image-10732" title="Work Healthcare Professional Malaysia" srcset="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/Recommended-Contact-Settings-1.png 971w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/Recommended-Contact-Settings-1-300x187.png 300w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/Recommended-Contact-Settings-1-768x478.png 768w" sizes="(max-width: 971px) 100vw, 971px" /><figcaption>Choose the recommended option for your Contact Settings.</figcaption></figure> <p>Once you have <a href="https://blog.trueprofile.io/build-a-digital-resume/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">built your digital resumé</a>, known as a myTrueProfile page, this can help you to secure employment. You can edit the contact settings of your myTrueProfile to include it in TrueProfile.io’s verified talent pool, which is searchable by recruiters and employers, worldwide. This means that upon verification, you get to enjoy exposure to hospitals, clinics, and business partners that are actively looking for healthcare professionals like you! You can also choose to showcase your <strong>TrueProofs</strong> on your LinkedIn profile, and get a premium on searchability with your pre-verified credentials.</p> <p>Get your verified documents for your Malaysian healthcare job with TrueProfile.io now! Start with our discounted voucher code: <strong><a href="https://www.trueprofile.io/member/register" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">MMC-BUNDLE</a></strong></p> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-background" href="https://www.trueprofile.io/member/register" style="background-color:#00497a" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Start Your Healthcare Career in Malaysia Now!</a></div> </div>