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This Week in Medical Travel Today…

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  Dear Colleagues: Medical Travel Today has previously reviewed Aruba’s healthcare system and has chosen this week to interview, Leonid Kozlov, an international ballet dancer who has decided on Aruba as his retirement destination. As a word traveler, Kozlov notes the desirable healthcare benefits that Aruba’s location has to offer vacationers, medical travelers, and individuals […]

LEONID KOZLOV

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  LEONID KOZLOV www.leonidkozlov.com Note from the Editor: Leonid Kozlov may not be a medical travel business leader, but he is an internationally prominent ballet dancer who travels the world, has lived in both Russia and the United States, and selected the island of Aruba for his retirement. He and his wife Adriana provided this interview from […]

News in Review

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2014 Report to Chart Expansion of Medical Tourism Segment Ameinfo.com — Dubai’s plans to introduce new regulations governing healthcare and roll out a compulsory insurance scheme are expected to boost investment across the sector by producing significant partnership opportunities, the d irector g eneral of the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) Essa Al Haj Al Maidoor […]

The Faith of My Conviction: Integrating Medical Tourism into Workers’ Compensation is Possible — and not a Pipe Dream

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Richard Krasner by Richard Krasner About Richard Krasner Richard Krasner has worked in the Insurance and Risk Management industry for more than 30 years in New York, Florida and Texas in the Claims and Risk Management spheres, primarily in Workers’ Compensation Claims, Auto No-Fault and Property & Casualty Claims Administration and Claims Management. In addition, […]

Malaysia a Top Venue for Infertility Treatment

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by Priscilla PrasenaThe success rate is 60 percent, contributing significantly to the country’s reputation as a destination for medical tourists. (freemalaysia.com)— Malaysia’s high success rate in treating infertility is a major factor in making the country one of the world’s top destinations for medical tourists, according to the Malaysia Healthcare and Travel Council (MHTC). “Our […]

Top Travel Destinations for Medical Tourism

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by Jordan Robertson Sand, Sun and Surgery (mobile.bloomberg.com)—Summer’s finally here, which means hordes of travelers are packing planes in search of fun and sun. But many others are instead grabbing their passports to get some medical care. About seven million people travel abroad each year seeking everything from dental work to weight-loss surgery to cancer […]

Ten Exotic Locations for Your Next Plastic Surgery Procedure

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by Megan Willet (businessinsider.com) — Medical tourism is a booming $100-billion industry, and it’s only becoming more popular as technology improves and more countries look to cash in on the trend. But medical tourism is not without risks, and anyone considering going abroad for a procedure should do his research ahead of time. To help […]

Global Blood Industry to Reach $28.8 Billion in 2017

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The markets for blood products, blood tests and blood processing equipment are evolving with the help of new products, technologies, and equipment. The key driving forces impacting the blood industry include the cost of collection and processing, technological advances, an aging population, demand for plasma-derived therapeutics, and changes in the incidence of diseases and surgical […]

Former Bumrungrad International Management Team Form Intermedika Consulting Ltd.

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Intermedika Consulting is an international healthcare consulting firm that provides strategic consulting services to hospitals, investors and medical tourism promotion organizations. The principals are senior healthcare executives credited with transforming Bumrungrad International Hospital into one of the world’s leading medical tourism destinations. Four senior executives previously with Bumrungrad International Hospital have formed a new, specialty […]

International Medical Tourism Conference & Exhibition – China 2013

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      September 12-13, 2013 – Shanghai, China To learn more or to register click here.

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