April 26, 2017

Archive for April, 2015

Nicolene Botha, Marketing Director, NameSleuth, Inc.

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    www.namesleuthapp.com nbotha@namesleuthapp.com   Medical Travel Today (MTT): Can you give our readers some background on the NameSleuth app? Nicolene Botha (NB): NameSleuth is designed to help attendees of conferences and other organized events match names with faces, which is an extremely important asset for networking purposes. Right now, the app’s simple focus makes […]

On Accurately Comparing Clinics Between Countries

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by Daniel Shaw, Clinic Ambassador, Global Clinic Rating (GCR) When considering medical treatment in a location other than your own, apart from the price factor, the question is always: Is the level of quality in your chosen clinic the same / less / more than what you expect locally? Until now, medical tourists have had […]

The Elusive Medical Travel Business Model

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by Arlen Meyers, M.D., MBA Medical travel entrepreneurs and hospital executives trying to capture international market share are desperate to find the right business model, i.e. the rationale of how an organization creates, delivers and captures value. There are nine components of the business model canvas, and, over the past many years, patients, payers, providers […]

Medical Tourism in Malaysia

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Quality Healthcare Malaysia is one of the few countries in the region where medical tourism is promoted by the government. This government-led healthcare system has provided medical tourists assurance on quality of care, strict regulations and safety standards within the medical industry. Affordability and Value for Money Due to a favorable exchange rate, a lower […]