A recent survey conducted by the International Board of Medicine and Surgery (IBMS) confirmed that the IBMS community places a high priority on Continuing Medical Education (CME) for those involved in the medical travel industry. Results of the 14-question survey first distributed in March of this year revealed that respondents
Thetribune242.com Doctors Hospital is targeting January for its next medical tourism initiative, the BISX-listed healthcare institution telling Tribune Business that its $1.067 million net income performance for the first half of its 2012 financial year was "slightly ahead" of budget projections. In a series of emailed replies to this newspaper's
Responsesource.com More the 2.6 million Britons have recently been or are planning to go abroad for medical treatment. The most common elective surgery procedures for outbound United Kingdom patients include hip and knee replacements, and cataract removal. Most medical tourists go abroad to avoid paying for treatment not available
David Nicholls, a Director of The Clinic Finder, recently announced the addition of a medical tourism section to the healthcare provider search engine's domestic site. "The concept of The Clinic Finder had always been to give people the broadest range of healthcare providers and options, be that locally or internationally,"
THIS WEEK IN MEDICAL TRAVEL TODAY Volume 5, Issue 19 by Amanda Haar, Editor Greetings, Rising medical costs, continued confusion about the future of healthcare and a limited number of physicians accepting new Medicare patients are a few of the factors fueling an interest in medical travel among older
Global Health Voyager, Inc. Introduces New Options to Use Health Savings Accounts for Medical Travel BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. September 14, 2011 Global Health Voyager, Inc. (OTCBB: GLHV), a full-service, web-based, medical tourism facilitator, today announced that it will now offer its medical travel programs to Health Savings