The Year’s Severe Flu Exposes a Serious Flaw in our Medical System By: Morten Wendelbo, Christine Crudo Blackburn TheConversation.com - Flu season in the U.S. typically peaks in February, but this year’s outbreak is already one of the worst on record. As of Jan. 6, 20 children have died from the flu,
Dear Colleagues, This month our Spotlight Interview highlights Griselle Chernys, CEO, PayerFusion Holdings and WellAway Limited. With 30+ years’ experience, Chernys, is one of the most honored healthcare administrators and healthcare management entrepreneurs in the field today. Read on to learn about the fascinating dynamics of WellAway Limited, a unique company that provides
About Griselle Chernys Griselle Chernys, is one of the most honored healthcare administrators and healthcare management entrepreneurs in the field today. She has 30+ years’ experience across all stakeholder perspectives in health-care, from hospital administration and claims administration to physician practice management and revenue cycle models for both insurers and
Why Should You Travel for Hip Surgery? Guest Post By: Jennifer Dawson, editor, Defend Your Health Hip injuries are surprisingly common, particularly in older people, but they are also a common sports injury. Osteoporosis in older adults is caused by the weakening of the bones and decrease in bone density. To help prevent
Medical Tourism Dips Due to Mismanagement Financialtribune.com –The number of medical tourists to Iran has declined in the first half of the current fiscal year (started March 21) due to the lack of organized services that led to fraudulent activities in the sector, Iran's top tourism authority said. Why the U.S.
Dear Colleagues: There’s multiple reasons why individuals are traveling for specialized diagnostics. We learned about one leading opportunity from a serial entrepreneur in the medical technology sector, Maurice Ferré, MD, CEO, INSIGHTEC. In this exclusive interview, he shares the success of INIGHTEC’s MR-guided Focused Ultrasound (MRgFUS). Discover INSIGHTEC’s main goal: Innovation. With non-invasive platforms, Exablate
About Maurice Ferré MD, CEO of INSIGHTEC Maurice R. Ferré MD is a serial entrepreneur in the medical technology sector. Currently, he is the CEO and Chairman of the Board of INSIGHTEC, an Israeli-based medical technology firm specializing in the development and commercialization of medical treatment platforms using MR-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS).
PRESS RELEASE: DOCTORGLOBE INTRODUCES A NEW HEALTHCARE CASE-MANAGEMENT PLATORM NAMED “SURGERATE” DoctorGlobe, America’s first and only domestic online hospital-shopping platform, has launched an innovative surgery case-management tool named “Surgerate”. Surgerate helps pre-certification, concierge, and case-management teams to seamlessly find the most efficient hospitals for their health plans’ participants in need of
Dear Colleagues, This month our spotlight interview highlights Adele Kulyk, CEO and Founder, Global Healthcare Connections, Inc., Canadian owned and operated Medical Travel and Tourism Agency. As a recognized leader in the International Medical Travel Industry, they are known globally for their extensive knowledge of the Canadian Healthcare System and how to connect to the Canadian patient. We’re
About Adele Kulyk Adele Kulyk is the CEO and Founder of Global Healthcare Connections® and a frequent speaker at Medical Tourism industry events. Adele drives GHC’s overall strategic vision while overseeing all facets of the company’s operations. An award-winning Marketing Executive and Lifelong Entrepreneur, Adele transitioned her years of experience in marketing,