Industry News: Volume 4 Issue 2

Price hikes drove employer-sponsored health costs to record high in 2018by Hailey Mensik - The vast majority of Americans receive health coverage through their employer and HCCI's annual report found health spending growth exceeded 4% for the third consecutive year. The report comes as the presidential election brings more focus on the healthcare

Volume 10, Issue 18: Daniel Branco, MD, Medicinia, Discusses the Importance of Connecting Doctors and Patients and Technology to Increase Patient Engagement

Dear Colleagues, Medical Travel Today is excited to bring you an interview with Daniel Branco, Medicinia, a client relationship management platform company that connects doctors, patients, and health institutions to create better opportunities for patient engagement. In this interview, Branco explains how technology can help doctors stay productive and keep patients

Spotlight Interview: Daniel Branco, M.D., Founder, Medicinia

-- Daniel Branco Founder +1 (305) 927-4226 About Daniel Branco, M.D., Founder, Medicinia Daniel Branco is founder of Medicinia and investor in other digital health companies such as DrChat. After building the very first medical website in Brazil (an atlas of human histology) back in 1995, he was involved with many health care investment and business

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 18

INDUSTRY NEWS More drugmakers hike U.S. prices as new year begins By Michael Erman –  Drugmakers including Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY.N), Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD.O), and Biogen Inc (BIIB.O) hiked U.S. list prices on more than 50 drugs on Wednesday, bringing total New Year’s Day drug price increases to more than 250, according to data analyzed by

VOLUME 4 ISSUE 1: Dr. Reza Mirali, MD, Co-founder and CEO, Cowork Medical Describes Alternate Practicing Path for Physicians

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, I had the chance to speak with Dr. Reza Mirali, MD, Co-founder and CEO, Cowork Medical, a cost-effective, customizable and state-of-the-art medical office space for doctors who are looking for a different option for practicing, one that offers a coworking model for physicians. In this interview Dr. Mirali explains how Cowork

Industry News: Volume 4 Issue 1

In new milestone, the majority of U.S. medical students are now women by Joanne Finnegan – Female medical students have hit a milestone. They now comprise the majority of enrolled U.S. medical students for the first time, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). To view the original article in its entirety, click here.   U.S. primary care doctors face challenges in coordinating care

Volume 10, Issue 17: Kimberly Ampie, Medical Tours Costa Rica Discusses the Importance of a Medical Travel Benefit for Employees

Dear Colleagues, Good wishes for health and prosperity in 2020! Medical Travel Today is excited to bring you an interview with Kimberly Ampie, Medical Tours Costa Rica, a company that helped thousands of patients and is the innovator in medical travel to Costa Rica. In this interview, Ampie explains why many

Spotlight Interview: Kimberly Ampie, Operations Manager & Patient Coordinator, Medical Tours Costa Rica

About Kimberly Ampie Kim Ampie joins the Medical Tours Costa Rica team in early 2015 with an extensive background in customer service, hospitality and marketing positions focused primarily on the tourism market and hotel concierge. Prior to her arrival at Medical Tours Costa Rica, Kim was also the administrator of a Recovery Center for medical tourism