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When Bad News Hits the Front Page: Where is the response?

Negative stories about terrible situations involving medical travelers are regular headline grabbing news reports around the world. These medical errors are horrible for the patients and their families, but they remain isolated stories.

2019-02-07T13:03:18+00:00February 7th, 2019|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Does Accreditation result in more patients?

Healthcare providers often ask if obtaining accreditation will attract more patients. Accreditation involves expenditure of money and healthcare budgets are under a lot of pressure. Decision makers want to know if spending money on accreditation will result in more patients seeking their services.

2018-03-20T23:55:51+00:00April 11th, 2018|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Strategic Purchasing in the Health Sector and Trade Law Implications

On the eve of the UHC 2030 conference in Tokyo in December 2017, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Bank released their report on the status of health care in the world. The report found that “at least half the world’s population still lacks access to essential health services".

2018-04-04T01:14:52+00:00April 4th, 2018|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Is technology putting medical tourism facilitators in danger of extinction

Is technology putting medical tourism facilitators in danger of extinction?By Elizabeth Ziemba, JD, MPH, President, Medical Tourism Training, Inc.With the proliferation of apps and Internet-based resources, more people have access to the information that used to be the domain of facilitators. Other types of competitors put smaller medical travel coordinators companies at risk for becoming [...]

2018-03-09T13:48:14+00:00March 21st, 2018|Categories: Articles|Tags: |2 Comments

Dimensions of Medical Tourism Clusters – Part 5

Dimensions of medical tourism clusters Part 5. Five myths By Elizabeth Ziemba, JD, MPH, President, Medical Tourism Training, Inc. This series of five brief articles examines key aspects of clusters and other models that exist in the medical tourism sector. The first article focuses on the role of definitions and data collection in medical [...]

2018-02-05T19:56:52+00:00March 7th, 2018|Categories: Articles, Blog|Tags: |0 Comments

Dimensions of Medical Tourism Clusters – Part 4

Dimensions of medical tourism clusters Part 4. The role of competition By Elizabeth Ziemba, JD, MPH, President, Medical Tourism Training, Inc. This series of five brief articles examines key aspects of clusters and other models that exist in the medical tourism sector. The first article focuses on the role of definitions and data collection [...]

2018-02-05T19:56:23+00:00February 27th, 2018|Categories: Articles, Blog|Tags: |0 Comments
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