Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 10

PRESS RELEASE: June is Cancer Survivors Month: AscellaHealth Helps Improve Outcomes, Lower Costs with High-Touch Specialty Pharmacy Solutions Advocating on behalf of cancer survivors on June 4, 2019, National Cancer Survivors Day BERWYN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE) -- AscellaHealth a specialty-focused pharmaceutical management company serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments, supports June as National Cancer Survivor Month and June

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 9

PRESS RELEASE: AFFORDABLE MEDICAL TRAVEL TO BUMRUNGRAD INTERNATIONAL HOSPITAL AND VITALLIFE WELLNESS CENTER: ANNUAL PHYSICALS, ANTI-AGING, PRECISION MEDICINE, CHRONIC DISEASE PREVENTION HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, N.J. & BANGKOK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Medical travelers from the United States and around the world now have the option to access a complete annual physical together with comprehensive anti-aging and wellness

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 8

Legislative/Regulatory UPDATE: SIIA: Self-Insurance Institute of America, INC. Federal Judge Strikes Down Centerpiece of Association Health Plan Rule Late yesterday, the DC District Court issued a decision striking down two important aspects of the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Association Health Plan (AHP) rule. In particular, the court ruling invalidates the new

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 7

PRESS RELEASE: Medical Tourism Market is Anticipated to Attain US $160.8 Billion by 2025, Says TMR ALBANY, New York, January 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Transparency Market Research, the global medical tourism market is anticipated to attain US$160.8 bn by the end of 2025. In 2016, the market valuation was US$46.46 bn. To reach this amount, the

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 6

Road Show Highlights in the Arabian Gulf the Outstanding Quality of Wellness and Medical Travel to Germany  By Dr. Prem Jagyasi – After last year’s successful promotional tour “Dallal fi Almania” (“Feel Good in Germany”), the German National Tourist Office (GNTO), the local affiliate of the German National Tourist Board (GNTB) in

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 5

Iran Produces Nano Gold Bars for Medical Use Ifpnews.com– Iranian scientists have managed to produce the first nano gold bars with medical use in the middle east. The product has been made in a project supported by the Science and Technology Park of Iran’s Markazi Province. “Markazi’s Science and Technology Park has managed

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 4

Korean Medical Tourism gaining momentum based on traditional medicine  Drprem.com -- Traditional Korean medicine has been boosting country’s medical tourism industry since last few years.  In 2016, over 18 thousand foreign patients visited South Korea seeking traditional treatments; a dramatic increase from around 13.22 thousand patients in the previous year as reported by Statista.com. This

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 3

Healthcare Spending up 44% Among Employer Health Plans, Study Reveals By: Morgan Haefner BeckersHospitalReview.com- Americans with health insurance coverage through their employer — the largest insured population in the U.S. — saw healthcare spending increase 44 percent from 2007 through 2016, according to a recent study in Health Affairs. Health Care Cost Institute

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 2

PRESS RELEASE – Women of Self Insurance, Celebrates Successful Launch KENNESAW, GA – Women of Self Insurance (WSI) officially launched the first-ever women’s initiate for the self-funding insurance industry. The Be Inspired! Networking & Launch Event was held during the SIIA National Educational Conference on September 24, 2018 welcoming a

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 1

Laura Carabello (center) at the NJBiz ICON Awards Event Celebrating Leaders over 60 Photo Courtesy by NJBiz NJBiz.com -The ICON Honors awards recognizes New Jersey business leaders over the age of 60 for their notable success and demonstration of strong leadership both within and outside of their chosen field. Winners will be