April 27, 2017

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SIIA Wrap-Up: Standing-room Only Crowd at Break-Out Session

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It was not business as usual for the medical travel industry during the recent annual meeting of the Self Insurance Institute of America. At this well-attended event and with four outstanding panelists, the presentations and discussions were lively and thought-provoking.  Here’s an overview: Employer Direct Contracting: Game-Changing Medical Travel Trend Panel Chairperson:  Laura Carabello, Founder and […]

SIIA Conference: Is Direct Contracting Ready for Takeoff?

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  by Jeff Byers Healthcaredive.com-Conferences, generally speaking, are not a lively experience during educational sessions. It is with that mentality audience applause during a panel discussion on employer direct contracting warrants consideration. At the Self-Insurance Institute of America’s 35th Annual National Educational Conference and Expo, Cheryl Demars, CEO of employer-owned and -directed healthcare purchasing cooperative […]

Patient Lead Follow-Up: The Need for Speed

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by Patrick Goodness How long does it take you to typically respond to a patient inquiry? 24 Hours? One hour? Thirty minutes? If your average reply time is more than five minutes, I have bad news for you. You’ve already lost a potential patient. The lead is cold. According to a study conducted by Dr. […]

Stomatology Under General Anesthesia in Belarus

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Belarusian Tour Operator “MasterVisit” Post address: Ragachouskaja str. 19-128, 220056, Minsk, BELARUS Skype: mvbelarus GSM: +375 (29) 577-39-79 Viber: +375 (33) 333-53-51 E-mail: clientmastervisit@gmail.com www.mvbelarus.com Dentistry under general anesthesia is a modern method of rendering dental service and the best way to treat teeth quickly, painlessly and most qualitatively. ADVANTAGES OF STOMATOLOGY UNDER GENERAL ANAESTHESIA […]

SPOTLIGHT: Edward Arriaga, Co-founder, C’est La Vie Consultants

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cestlavieconsultants@gmail.com www.cestlavieconsultants.com About Edward Arriaga Edward holds a special interest in international business and marketing strategies. Edward is a medical tourism facilitator specializing in plastic surgery. He has held various leadership positions such as senior vice president, director of Marketing and Operations, and CEO for various reputable companies. His goal is to make the Fortune […]

Healthcare: The Bankrupting of America: Is Medical Tourism the Solution?

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by Patrick Goodness According to research produced at Harvard University, “62 percent of U.S. bankruptcies are due to medical expenses.” Sadly, for many Americans, that percentage is growing steadily. As U.S medical and dental-related expenses continue to skyrocket, millions of Americans have begun to search for high-quality, affordable and popular medical and dental care providers […]

SPOTLIGHT: Lee Vliet, M.D., CEO, Med Expert Global LLC. and Chief Medical Officer, Med Expert Chile SpA

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855-447-2676 Twitter: @MedExpertChile Skype: MedExpertChile About Lee Vliet, MD Dr. Vliet is CEO of Med Expert Global LLC and chief medical officer of Med Expert Chile SpA, connecting patients to top-tier, lower cost medical care in Latin America, focused on medical freedom, patient-centered, individualized care preserving the Oath of Hippocrates commitment to individual patients. In […]

Asia Medical Tourism Analysis and Forecast, 2014

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Medical tourism is now a popular term globally, and it has a whole new different meaning to different countries. For Americans it means saving on medical expenses. Here the lower income group or middle-income group not covered with medical insurance goes for medical tourism. For Canadians and Europeans it means a savings, as well as […]

Gastric Sleeve Surgery in Europe

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Original Source: PlacidWay PlacidWay.com-Do you dream about a perfect, slim body? Do you want to get rid of those extra pounds? The answer to your problem is safe, simple and very effective – Gastric Sleeve surgery. The Gastric Sleeve surgery (also known as sleeve gastrectomy) is a laparoscopic bariatric procedure that makes the extra pounds […]

Increase in Hair Transplant Tourism in Greece

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The number of hair transplant sessions increased by 73 percent during 2013-2015 in Athens-based Advanced Hair Clinics, a privately held center specializing in hair restoration. This increase occurred despite capital controls, a drop in hair transplant procedures by 14 percent in Europe during 2012-2014 and a dramatic 50 percent unemployment rate amongst young people. What […]

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