Editor's Note: forbes.com released a story last week on the Cleveland Clinic's new medical center in Abu Dhabi and surrounding hospitality facilities. Medical Travel Today will feature an interview with a representative of the new Clinic in an upcoming issue. To read the forbes.com story click here.
Yonhapnews.co.kr South Korea posted the first surplus in its medical travel account in 2011 thanks to increased spending by overseas travelers seeking healthcare and medical services in the country, the central bank said Tuesday. According to the Bank of Korea (BOK), South Korea's income from medical tourism stood at
colombiareports.com Bogota will construct a medical tourism center at a cost of $19 million, reported economic paper Portfolio Monday. The construction of the Bosque Beauty Garden Hotel & Medical Center in Bogota aims to boost the country's health and beauty tourism, the builder told Portfolio. Cosmetic surgery will be a major part of
MARKETWIRE via COMTEX Global Health Voyager, Inc. (GLHV), a publicly-traded, full-service, international medical tourism company, today announced that it has begun development of a medical tourism-related smart phone application (the "App"). The App is being designed to allow potential patients to select a procedure that they may need in the
PRWEB Few would argue that the US healthcare system is sick, and physician-founded Orbicare of Miami is betting that Silicon Valley's Health Travel Technologies (HTT) has the cure with its global patient referral application. The partnership between Orbicare and Health Travel Technologies connects US patients with international doctors like never before,
Editor's Note: MyHealthGuide is an online newsletter for the self-funded community that "promotes and advances healthcare management, financing and compliance for the self-funded community." To subscribe to MyHealthGuide at no cost, visit myhealthguide.com Medical tourism provides Americans international access to medical procedures at a fraction of the cost when