Volume 9, Issue 14: Effective U.S.-Based Global Medical Tourism Company, Placidway, and Why Patients Are Choosing Dental Care in Costa Rica over the U.S. and Canada

Dear Colleagues, This month our spotlight interview highlights Pramod Goel, President and Founder, PlacidWay, a U.S.-based global medical tourism company with presence in over 40 countries worldwide, offering the most comprehensive solution to over 650 medical providers globally, from India to Turkey to Mexico and Costa Rica. Goel delves into how

SPOTLIGHT: Pramod Goel, President and Founder, PlacidWay

Pramod Goel, President and Founder, PlacidWay https://www.placidway.com     About Pramod Goel, President and Founder, PlacidWay Mr. Pramod Goel is president and founder of PlacidWay, an internationally recognized industry leader in medical tourism. Mr. Goel is the author of recently released book Evolution of Medical Tourism: from Cottage Industry to Corporate World. Mr. Goel has a diverse and

INDUSTRY NEWS: Volume 9 Issue 14

Costa Rica: A Dental Destination By Patrick Goodness, CEO, The Goodness Company A recent NBC news story highlighted the phenomenon of low-cost dental care in Los Algodones, Mexico, better known to those that live along the Mexican border as Molar City. Up to seven thousand people cross from Yuma Arizona into Los

NEWS IN REVIEW: Volume 9, Issue 14

Joint replacement model mandatory areas slashed in CMS proposal Mcknights.com – The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services wants to drop the number of mandatory geographic areas participating in the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement model from 67 to 34, according to a proposal issued Tuesday. CJR participants in the remaining areas

Volume 2, Issue 23

Dear Colleagues: In this issue we were able to speak to Shakil Haroon, Founder and CEO of MPIRICA Health, a Seattle-based digital health startup demystifying healthcare quality transparency for patients and payers with an intuitive measurement of surgeon and hospital outcomes. MPIRICA Health brings patients who are in need of surgery, along

SPOTLIGHT: Shakil Haroon, Founder and CEO, MPIRICA Health

About Shakil Haroon Shakil Haroon is Founder and CEO of MPIRICA Health, a Seattle-based digital health startup. Shakil started MPIRICA with a vision to give healthcare consumers a simple and transparent insight into the surgery quality of doctors and hospitals, while creating a successful business model aligning patient, payer and provider

NEWS IN REVIEW: Volume 2, Issue 23

Am I covered abroad? Educating employees on the limits of their health insurance By Simon Stirzaker linkedin.com – Very few people think in much detail about their health when they go abroad, often failing to acknowledge that a visit to a doctor or hospital could be required. The fact is, chances of

Volume 9, Issue 13: Successful Argentina-based Medical Facility CANDOR Promotes Medical and Philosophical Therapies for Patients and Families

Dear Colleagues, This month Kim Advent, Founder and President, Avanti Wellness L.L.C, is discussing her work in the “Paris” of the Americas, Buenos Aires, helping patients, and their families, struggling with addiction and/or mental disorders. We learned a lot about the various theories of battling addiction during our interview with Kim—and

SPOTLIGHT: Kim Advent, Founder and President, Avanti Wellness L.L.C.

Kim Advent, Founder and President of Avanti Wellness L.L.C. kimadvent@gmail.com About Kim Advent In March of 2010, Kim Advent, Founder and President of Avanti Wellness L.L.C., a Nevada based company began her research in Buenos Aires, Argentina at a medical facility that incorporates practical philosophical ideas into individualized medical treatments for clients. The medical

INDUSTRY NEWS: Volume 9, Issue 13

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