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Read The Patients' Guide To Treatment Abroad

The Patients' Guide to Treatment Abroad is a digital magazine published by Treatment Abroad for patients interested in medical tourism
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Like Priceline for patients: Doctors compete for business via online bids for surgery

Like Priceline for patients: Doctors compete for business via online bids for surgery | Medical Tourism | Scoop.it
Medibid.com is a new online marketplace for consumers seeking less costly surgery. (Patients pay $25 to post a surgery request. Doctors bid. Patients accept bid, travel to the surgery site.
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Academics urge Canadians to consider risks of medical tourism - IMTJ

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Academics urge Canadians to consider risks of medical tourism
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The headings represent three perspectives from which SFU's researchers want consumers to evaluate the practical and ethical concerns associated with medical tourism.
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New study highlights impact of medical tourism on domestic healthcare - IMTJ

New study highlights impact of medical tourism on domestic healthcare - IMTJ | Medical Tourism | Scoop.it
New study highlights impact of medical tourism on domestic healthcare IMTJ Exit and voice in international medical travel', just published in Social Science & Medicine, the volume of Indonesians traveling to Malaysia for healthcare does not help...
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Some Guy Posted His Hospital Bill Online. You'll See Why Everyone's Talking About It. - Viral News

Some Guy Posted His Hospital Bill Online. You'll See Why Everyone's Talking About It. - Viral News | Medical Tourism | Scoop.it
A 20 year-old man came down with appendicitis in October of this year. He posted the bill on Reddit and it has gone viral. The US Health Care system is a topic of much debate, not only in the US but around the world. A lot of countries get ‘free’ health care, so needless to say, this …
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See what US uninsured pay for surgery. No wonder they are looking abroad for quality care, not at cheap prices, just fair prices.

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When Is the Time to Get a Medical Tourism Facilitator? - MedicalTourism-Guide

When Is the Time to Get a Medical Tourism Facilitator? - MedicalTourism-Guide | Medical Tourism | Scoop.it
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Key Medical Tourism Factors every Hospital Manager should know ...

Key Medical Tourism Factors every Hospital Manager should know ... | Medical Tourism | Scoop.it
Medical Tourism is an emerging global trend that hospitals are now taking advantage to expand their healthcare businesses. If not monitored properly, Medical Tourism can have many pitfalls.
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Passport2Health: Lessons for the medical tourism industry. - IMTJ

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Passport2Health: Lessons for the medical tourism industry.
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IMTJ looks at the history of Passport2Health, the first health insurance plan based on medical tourism, and highlights the lessons for the medical tourism industry.
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How the medical tourism industry has changed - IMTJ

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How the medical tourism industry has changed
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Whether you are new to medical tourism or someone who has been working hard for many years in this industry for little reward, you may have seen recent contradictory headlines such as these.
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MultiBrief: Top destination choices for medical tourism in 2014

MultiBrief: Top destination choices for medical tourism in 2014 | Medical Tourism | Scoop.it
Top destination choices for medical tourism in 2014 http://t.co/uZmQgopeOH /via @multibriefs
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Growing medical tourism posing a threat to the US | MedicalTourism.com Blog

Growing medical tourism posing a threat to the US | MedicalTourism.com Blog | Medical Tourism | Scoop.it
Medical tourism is also called as health tourism. Medical Tourism is where people travel from one country to another country to obtain medical treatment. Reports say that medical tourism has become a national industry in many countries.
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The Medical Tourism Industry is Growing Rapidly | MTM BlogMTM Blog

The Medical Tourism Industry is Growing Rapidly | MTM BlogMTM Blog | Medical Tourism | Scoop.it
The Medical Tourism Industry is Growing Rapidly http://t.co/j0Y0tiQkZE #health
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What major health plans offer medical tourism options? - Healthcare Dive

What major health plans offer medical tourism options? - Healthcare Dive | Medical Tourism | Scoop.it
What major health plans offer medical tourism options?
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These days, however, U.S. medical tourism has truly gone global, as the diverse set of contracts put in place by Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina illustrates.
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Your 5-Step Medical Tourism Checklist | Oxstones Investment Club™

Medical tourism is not a new phenomenon. Canadian and British patients have been traveling for decades in order to escape their universal health care systems, in which extensive surgical wait times are the norm.
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Bon Voyage? The Complexities — and Costs — of Medical Tourism - MD News (press release)

Bon Voyage? The Complexities — and Costs — of Medical Tourism
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The United States remains on the forefront of medical technology and treatments, yet many Americans travel abroad for care, meaning revenue losses for U.S.
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Creating a distinctive medical tourism experience

Creating a distinctive medical tourism experience | Medical Tourism | Scoop.it
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Don't think "Customer Satisfaction"; think "Customer Elation"!

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Longer wait times contributing to female deaths in Canada: study | Canadian Healthcare Network - Physicians

Longer wait times contributing to female deaths in Canada: study | Canadian Healthcare Network - Physicians | Medical Tourism | Scoop.it
Increased wait times for treatment at Canada’s hospitals may have led to the deaths of more than 40,000 women over a 16-year-period, a new study has
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Why Won’t Medicare Pay for Medical Tourism?

Why Won’t Medicare Pay for Medical Tourism? | Medical Tourism | Scoop.it
And increasing numbers of Americans are planning to retire abroad, not only to Mexico, but Costa Rica and other low-cost countries. (Why Won’t Medicare Pay for Medical Tourism?
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Medical Tourism Corporation - Medical Travel Company - Health Tourism

Medical Tourism Corporation facilitates medical travel to low cost and high quality super speciality international hospitals, surgery centers & clinics. Our network of medical tourism hospitals have expert doctors, surgeons, specialist & physicians.
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Medical Tourism Facts and Figures 2014 - PR Newswire (press release)

Medical Tourism Facts and Figures 2014
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The latest report Medical Tourism Facts and Figures 2014' is a good counterpoint to those who would have you believe that the market is growing very fast everywhere.
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Self-Funded Insurance and Corporate Medical Travel (1 of 2)

Stop-Loss hangout -Today we'll be talking about: Specifically International self-funded health insurance and Buying Reinsurance • Defining Aggregate and Spec. Keith Johnson is an expert....
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PlacidWay 2014 Medical Tourism Global Consumer Demand Survey Analysis

PlacidWay 2014 Medical Tourism Global Consumer Demand Survey Analysis | Medical Tourism | Scoop.it
PlacidWay, a US-based medical tourism company, has recently published the 2014 Medical Tourism Global Consumer Demand Survey Analysis.
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