March 24, 2017

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For Medical Tourists, Can Dental Costs be too Low?

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ticotimes.net – Dental tourism remains the top medical tourism venture in Costa Rica. Of the tens of thousands of medical tourists who visit the country each year, 40 percent come to undergo dental procedures. To try to gain the upper hand against competition, some dental offices offer extremely low prices. The Costa Rican Dental Surgeons […]

TravelMarketReport: More Destinations Poised for Medical Tourism Growth

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compiled by Maria Lenhart New Bali Hospital Teams Up with Marriott Courtyard Indonesia’s BIMC Hospital Group formed a partnership with the Courtyard by Marriott Bali to provide the country’s first-ever medical tourism packages for inbound travelers. The hotel, which is located in Bali’s Nusa Dua resort complex, is offering aftercare services for the adjacent BIMC […]

Historic Conference a Milestone for Medical Travel Industry

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by Maria Lenhart Eager to learn more about the promising niche of medical and wellness travel, travel sellers gathered last week at the first-ever Well-Being and Medical Travel Conference at the Phoenician Resort in Scottsdale, Ariz. The event, which was co-sponsored by Travel Market Report, marked a milestone for the burgeoning medical tourism industry, bringing together […]

Passport2Health Launches Pioneering Private Medical Coverage Combining Private UK Diagnostics with Private Treatment Abroad

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A ground-breaking product from Passport2Health, a new entrant to the private healthcare insurance market, is set to change the shape of UK health coverage and challenge the high cost of traditional private medical insurance (PMI). With typical savings of up to 50 percent[i] , and from as little as £19 per month[ii] , the scheme combines high quality […]

Thailand Medical Tourism Market and Future Forecast Report Now Available

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A new report from Renub Research titled Thailand Medical Tourist Arrivals, Medical Tourism Market & Forecast to 2015 provides a comprehensive analysis of the Thailand Medical tourism market covering in detail various aspects such as foreign patients’ arrivals, revenue from foreign patients, competitive landscape and market share of the foreign patients’ arrivals and revenue from foreign patients. […]

Medical Travel Today Publisher Laura Carabello on The Rise of a Global Healthcare System

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Laura Carabello, publisher of Medical Travel Today, recently addressed the audience at the Well-Being and Travel Conference in Scottsdale, AZ on the topic of “The Rise of a Global Healthcare System”. At the request of attendees and other interested parties, she has made the presentation available to readers.

Self-Insurance Institute of America Reports on What’s Motivating Self-Insured Employers to Offshore Their Employees’ Surgical Care

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Editor’s Note: Just as this issue was getting ready to publish, we were alerted to an article in the May issue ofThe Self-Insurer, a publication of the Self-Insurance Institute of America. Written by David Boucher of Companion Global Healthcare, the story’s focus is the factors compelling American employers to consider incentivizing employees to seek care abroad. […]

Medical Travel for Employees has Benefits for Multiple Stakeholders

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Travelmarketreport.com – Adding medical travel to the employee benefit menu can be a plus both for the employer and for its corporate travel department. One obvious benefit – the additional air and hotel volume associated with medical travel –count toward contract performance minimums and rebate thresholds. And one less-obvious benefit – travel department input into […]

Wellness Travel Experience Worth $5,500 to Be Given Away at “WELL-BEING AND MEDICAL TRAVEL CONFERENCE 2012”

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It was recently announced that a spectacular wellness travel experience worth $5,500 will be given away at this month’s “Well-Being and Medical Travel Conference 2012″ on June 20-21, 2012, at The Phoenician luxury resort in Scottsdale, Ariz. (www.well-beingtravelconference.com). Participants at the event’s trade show will have the opportunity to play the “Passport to Health” game, and […]

BIMC Hospital Teams Up with Courtyard Marriott

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traveldailynews.com – BIMC Hospital Group has announced a partnership with the Courtyard by Marriott Bali to provide the country’s first-ever medical tourism packages and services to inbound travelers visiting Asia’s most popular island destination. Inaugurated on May 5 by Indonesian Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy, Mari Elka Pangestu, along with officials from the Ministry of Health and the […]

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