Greetings, This weeks issue highlights how the push for transparency continues to drive a number of aspects of medical travel. Beginning with our SPOTLIGHT, featuring Simon Hudson, Ph.D., of the Center of Economic Excellence in Tourism and Economic Development at the University of
Editors Note: The last time Medical Travel Today spoke to Dr. Simon Hudson, author of Domestic Medical Tourism: A Neglected Dimension of Medical Tourism Research, the domestic medical travel movement was just beginning to take hold in the US. A year-plus later, understanding and awareness of
In 2009 I had shed 140 pounds through weight loss surgery and was in need of a plastic surgeon. Unfortunately, based on my need for healthcare rather than my ability to pay for it, I was placed on the National Health
Spinal Research Stanmore to focus on international spine research and studies STANMORE, London The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital (RNOH), the largest musculoskeletal orthopedic hospital in the UK and a leader in the field of orthopedics and spine, and SpineMark Corporation,
ipmimagazine.com The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has launched the insurance partner relations opinion management e-system (iPROMeS), an electronic portal for managing suggestions, queries, feedback and complaints related to all heath insurance services provided in Dubai. His Excellency Engineer Essa Al Maidoor, Director-General
fiercehealthit.com The global healthcare IT market is estimated to reach $56.7 billion by 2017 up from $40.4 billion in 2012 due to the demand for clinical information technology, administrative solutions and services, according to a new analysis by MarketsandMarkets. To continue reading click here.
Employees can expect changes to healthcare benefits as a result of the Affordable Care Act Brookfield, WI May 16, 2013 A new survey from the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans found that employers confidence in their sponsored healthcare plans increased year-to-year,
Millions of Americans will have surgery this year. Whether its the result of an emergency, an exploratory procedure or even elective, some surgical procedures are more common, depending on your age. To view a snapshot of total surgeries in the U.S., download
Newly created Algerian Agence Nationale des Products Pharmaceutiques leads drug registration and approval of pharmaceuticals, issues visas to import pharmaceutical products and medical devices for use in human medicine ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. The Regulatory Harmonization Institute, Inc. (RHI), an international, not-for-profit association dedicated to
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