Volume 9, Issue 20: Industry News

PRESS REALSE: MUNICH AIRPORT AND LUFTHANSA START TESTING OF HUMANOID ROBOT IN TERMINAL 2 "Josie Pepper" to provide information to passengers. February 15, 2018 - She is 120 centimeters tall, with sparkling, round eyes and a pleasant voice: Starting today, "Josie Pepper" the robot will be answering questions for passengers in

Industry News: Volume 9, Issue 19

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

Industry News: Volume 9, Issue 18

PRESS RELEASE: JOSEPH CARABELLO, CEO, STRATEGIC MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS, AWARDED DISTINGUISHED CONTRIBUTION AWARD AT NEW YORK HEALTH FORUM  Hasbrouck Heights, NJ – January 2, 2018 – Joseph H. Carabello, CEO, CPR Strategic Marketing & Communications, was awarded the prestigious Distinguished Contribution Award presented by W Medical Strategy Group (WMSG) at the

Industry News: Volume 9, Issue 17

Report: Nearly 30 million uninsured in first half of 2017 By Jessie Hellmann Thehill.com – About 9 percent of the U.S. population were uninsured in the first six months of 2017, according to new numbers released Friday. From January to July of this year, 28.8 million people were uninsured, according to

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

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

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

Industry News: Volume 9, Issue 13

PRESS RELEASE: Patients Beyond Borders and Dental Departures Partner to Help Patients Find Safe, Affordable Global Dentistry Options FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE +1 919 924.0636 (GMT -5) Contact: media@patientsbeyondborders.com Twitter: PatientsBeyond New collaboration with Dental Departures gives Patients Beyond Borders’ users access to appointment booking, financing, attractive package pricing on dental procedures worldwide Dental Departures

Industry News: Volume 9, Issue 12

5 Hottest Medical Tourism Destinations By Nick Cesare go4travelblog.com – Each year, medical care in the United States is becoming more and more expensive. It’s not uncommon for patients to pay nearly $50,000 for fairly routine medical procedures while facing challenges from their insurance companies. However, many people are finding a better option. Some

Industry News: Volume 9, Issue 11

Hello Alvin and epay Launch Direct 24/7 Access to Healthcare via Any Mobile Device: Nation’s 1st Mobile Healthcare Option In Retail Targeting 22,000+ Retailers First mobile healthcare retail offering of its kind to consumers Includes access to Teladoc (NYSE: TDOC) telehealth physician network Includes unlimited use of Registered Nurse Line and Email-a-Doctor