Volume 9, Issue 16: Renew Bariatrics Brings Patient to Mexico for Weight Loss

Dear Colleagues, This month our spotlight interview highlights Anna Reynolds, Patient Coordinator, Renew Bariatrics, Inc., a medical tourism company focusing on weight-loss surgery partnering with leading bariatric surgeons, surgical facilities, and hospitals to provide transparent and all-inclusive packages for patients in Mexico. We’re also bringing our readers information about how video remote

Spotlight: Anna Reynolds, Patient Coordinator, Renew Bariatrics, Inc.

About Anna Reynolds, Head Coordinator, Renew Bariatrics, Inc. Anna Reynolds is the head coordinator and director of patient relations at Renew Bariatrics, a medical tourism firm specializing in bariatric surgery. She has multiple years of experience in the medical tourism industry and focuses on bariatric surgery. About Renew Bariatrics, Inc. Renew Bariatrics is

Industry News: Volume 9, Issue 16

How VRI Is Breaking Barriers in the Healthcare Industry By David Fetterolf As the limited English proficient (LEP) patient population in the United States continues to rise, it is essential for health care providers to have an effective language access solution in place—one that will guarantee meaningful access to healthcare information for

News In Review: Volume 9, Issue 16

Soaring global obesity rates come with hefty price tag cbsnews.com – New research is offering fresh insight into the global epidemic of obesity, revealing which countries are suffering most, how much it could cost them to treat related illnesses, and giving one glimmer of hope in the battle to beat the bulge.

Volume 2, Issue 25: Ashley Furniture Launches International Medical Travel Program

Dear Colleagues: Demonstrating the value of international medical travel, Marcus Gagnon Title at Wisconsin-based Ashley   Furniture shares his positive experiences with a program that serves his workforce:  high quality surgeries at tremendous savings for both Ashley and the employee. In this exclusive interview, learn how Marcus worked with a concierge provider,

Spotlight: Marcus Gagnon, Manager of Global Employee Benefits and Wellness, Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc., Rajesh Rao, CEO and Co-Founder, IndUShealth and Jim Polsfut, CEO, Chairman and Co-Founder, North American Specialty Hospital (NASH) — PART 1 of 2

Marcus Gagnon, Benefits and Wellness Manager, Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc.   Marcus Gagnon has over 7 years of progressive Human Resources experience. Overseeing all benefit plan design and coordination of benefits for over 16,000 employees across the United States. His responsibilities also include management of 2 onsite employee clinics, all wellness programs

NEWS IN REVIEW: Volume 2, Issue 25

Medical tourism market grows as patients travel to and from US fiercehealthcare.com -- The growing trend of medical tourism is becoming more important for patients traveling both to and from the United States. For example, Indiana University Health’s increasing focus on medical tourism is providing both the healthcare system and the state’s economy with a financial shot

Volume 9, Issue 15: ScriptSourcing Helps Employers and Employees Lower the Cost of Prescription Medications

Dear Colleagues, This month our spotlight interview highlights Gary Becker, CEO, ScriptSourcing which works with employers to rein in the costs of Rx spending through a coordinated, seamless approach.  Gary’s ScriptSourcing solution involves several key medical travel components and other programs that run through a system that helps employees and employers significantly mitigate Rx

Spotlight: Gary Becker, CEO, Scriptsourcing

About Gary Becker, CEO, ScriptSourcing Since 1985, Gary Becker has been an innovative presence in the employee benefit industry. In 2009, Gary developed the first benefit captive in the Mid-Atlantic marketplace, banding together like-minded mid-sized employers who were interested in transparency, control, and risk management. Gary is a charter member of the Agency Growth

Industry News: Volume 9, Issue 15

PRESS RELEASE: Announcing partnership to improve quality of clinical and nonclinical services for patients accessing global healthcare treatments Medical Tourism Training and Temos International Join Forces to Improve Access to Higher Quality Services for Medical Travelers Medical Tourism Training has been selected by Temos International as its representative in the United