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It's called Medical Tourism, not Medical Tourism

There are over 20,000 physicians worldwide and it’s unrealistic to imagine having them all within your network. A similar scenario applies to hospitals worldwide as Patient satisfaction scores are relevant, but do not describe the thing they do in medicine.

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March 23, 2019

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What is Medical Tourism and what is not?

Medical tourism means consumers traveling across international borders with the intention of receiving some medical treatment. Cosmetic surgery for aesthetic reasons would not be considered health tourism.‍

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March 23, 2019

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Costa Rica the Feature of Medical Tourism City

Costa Rica is the feature of Medical Tourism City, the leading social network for medical tourism and global healthcare. Medical Tourism City is the official social networking site for the Medical Tourism Association.

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February 16, 2019

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Upcoming Jordan FAM Tour

The Medical Tourism Association has announced a FAM Familiarization trip to Jordan on July 14th-17th 2009. The goal of the trip is an introduction to the high quality of healthcare in Jordan, as it is known as having some of the highest quality healthcare.

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February 16, 2019

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The Launch of Medical Tourism City!

Today the Medical Tourism Association is launching the first social network for the medical tourism and global healthcare community. Our goal is to provide a virtual city where hospitals, medical tourism facilitators, technology providers can all come together.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism City, the Social Network for You

The MTA has launched the first social network in medical tourism called Medical Tourism City. The medical tourism social network is your global healthcare community and will allow thousands of people involved in global healthcare, medical tourism.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism Association to Exhibit at Largest US Employer Health Conference

The MTA will be exhibiting at 61st annual conference of the Society for Human Resource Management. The conference delegates are mainly US employers who will attend the conference and come through the exhibit hall.

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February 16, 2019

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World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress Premiere Diamond Sponsor

The WMT & GHC is proud to announce the Council for Korea Medicine Overseas Promotion (CKMP) and Korea Health Industry Development Institute as the premiere Diamond Sponsor for the 2nd Annual World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress in 2009!

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February 16, 2019

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World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress Announces Speaker Ambassadors

The MTA's annual congress and networking event, the WMT & GHC which takes place October 26-28th, 2009 is off to an amazing success. The conference will feature up to 2,000 attendees, over 120 exhibitors, 5,000 one on one networking meetings.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism Association Webinar Sessions this Summer

Tune in to listen to Jerry Turney, Jonathan Edelheit, Renee-Marie Stephano, and Matt Leming for the first bi-monthly Medical Tourism Webinar Educational Series. Webinar sessions will be hosted by the Medical Tourism Association as they discuss different topics.

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February 16, 2019

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The World Medical Tourism & Health Congress Announce Hayes Inc. as a Bronze Sponsor

Consulting services that enhance strategic technology planning and support evidence-based technology acquisition so that hospitals can anticipate and prepare for the financial, clinical, and operational impact of new technologies prior to their adoption.

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February 16, 2019

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MTA Completes First Successful Free Medical Tourism Webinar on Implementation of Medical Tourism in US Health Insurance Plans

Jeff Turney of USNOW and Ross Pendergraft, President of the Los Angeles Association of Health Underwriters presented the first Free Medical Tourism Webinar Educational Series by the Medical Tourism Association on June 24th 2009.‍

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February 16, 2019

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The World Medical Tourism & Health Congress Announces Hotel Za Za as a Bronze Sponsor

Hotel ZaZa Houston located just minutes away from the Texas Medical Center. With bold Texas overtones, unique and distinct designs and comforting amenities, the 315 guestrooms and suites at Hotel ZaZa Houston offer guests something delicious.

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February 16, 2019

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World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress would like to announce Barcelona Centre Medic as a Bronze Sponsor

With the city of Barcelona as its back drop, Barcelona Centre Medic is a non-profit organization formed by the 23 most reputable and prestigious private medical centers offering the most comprehensive medical care in Southern Europe.

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February 16, 2019

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World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress would like to Announce Medica Sur as a Bronze Sponsor at the 2nd Annual World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress in 2009

Medica Sur is a health institution that comprises diagnostic, medical attention, research, teaching and community service units. The institution has brought together a select group of medical, nursing, administrative and hospital management professionals.

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February 16, 2019

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World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress would like to announce Hospitalscout.com as a Bronze Sponsor at the 2nd Annual World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress in 2009

Hospitalscout.com is the best source if you want to get information about hospitals and treatments abroad. On hospitalscout.com you find addresses and in many cases further details. Translations of the interface are available in 12 different languages, e.g. English, German, Spanish, French, Russian, and Chinese.

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February 16, 2019

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The World's Largest Medical Tourism Conference Announces the Marketing to International Insurance Companies, Employers, and Patients Workshop

The World's Largest Medical Tourism Conference Announces the pre-conference workshops! There is a special scheduled networking cocktail reception the night of the workshops with up to 400 US healthcare executives.

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February 16, 2019

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World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress Announces the Pre-Conference Workshop for the International Patient Department

The World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress Announces the Pre-conference Workshop for the International Patient Department.‍ Learn from the success of the head of some of the world's top international patient departments.

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February 16, 2019

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World's Largest Medical Tourism Conference Announces the Pre-Conference Workshop on Medical Tourism 101

Learn What Medical Tourism is, where patients are traveling to and for what medical or dental procedures. Understand what the cost savings are, and the issues with quality and liability.

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February 16, 2019

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Did you miss the webinar on the Healthcare Reform? See it again next week!

US Healthcare Reform was signed into law March 23rd, 2010 by President Barack Obama. Healthcare Reform is expected to have a very positive effect on medical tourism and significantly grow the medical tourism industry.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism Conference Releases Extensive Agenda to Target Emerging Opportunities for Global Healthcare Services

International Medical Tourism Key Stakeholders gather to discuss opportunities and challenges of Inbound and Outbound Healthcare. Bringing future trends to the forefront of discussion during the 3rd annual MTA World Medical Tourism and Global Healthcare Congress.

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February 16, 2019

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MTA Announces First Certified Medical Tourism Facilitators ~

The Medical Tourism Association announces the first medical tourism facilitators/medical travel facilitators to be certified by the Medical Tourism Association's, Medical Tourism Facilitator Certification /Medical Travel Facilitator Certification.

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February 16, 2019

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Expatriate Healthcare ~ A Fresh Perspective

While expatriate healthcare has been around for quite some time, many people do not realize that it is growing and has the potential to grow. As the healthcare environment is changing within the US and abroad, the healthcare dynamic is rapidly moving.

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February 16, 2019

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World's Largest Medical Tourism Conference Announces Pre-Conference Workshop on Creating a Healthcare City, Medical Cluster or Healthcare Provider Association to Promote Medical Tourism

World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress announces the pre-conference workshop on Creating a Healthcare City, Medical Cluster or Healthcare Provider Association to promote Medical Tourism.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism City, The Largest Social Network in Medical Tourism Announces over 350 Active Members

Medical Tourism City, the Largest Social Network in Medical Tourism and for Global Healthcare, announces that it has over 350 members from over 30 countries actively participating. The members of medical tourism city are from international insurance companies.

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February 16, 2019

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World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress Announces the Pre-Conference After Care and Continuation of Care Workshop

This workshop will cover what patients need in the form of after care and continuation of care. It will cover protocols and processes that need to be in place for after care, rehabilitation and physician follow up.

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February 16, 2019

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World's Largest Medical Tourism Conference Announces Pre-Conference Workshop Investment Opportunities in Medical Tourism

This workshop will discuss what opportunities are available for equity and capital companies looking to invest in medical tourism. It will primarily focus on investment opportunities in medical tourism facilitators.

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February 16, 2019

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Welcome to the Medical Tourism Association's Presidents Blog

I am excited to announce the launch of the Medical Tourism Associations blog. Please log on every week to see updated news on the latest with the Medical Tourism Association and the Medical Tourism Industry.

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February 16, 2019

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10,000 Private Networking Meetings Now Available at the World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress

Attendees for the 2nd Annual WMT & GHC are able to chose up to 50 companies to have pre-scheduled one on one networking meetings. Your invitations for meetings will be accepted, which reduces significantly no shows.

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February 16, 2019

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Beike Biotechnology Announced as Silver Sponsor at World's Largest Medical Tourism Conference in Los Angeles October 26th-28th 2009

The 2nd Annual WMT & GHC would like to announce Beike Biotechnology as a Silver Sponsor at conference. Beike Biotechnology is a leading biotech company focused on adult stem cell technologies for treating incurable diseases.

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February 16, 2019

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World Medical Tourism Congress Networking Software Instructional Videos!

Our one on one networking meetings are some of the most valuable time spent at the WMT & GHC October and with our new software system implemented this year we are so excited to offer this new and exciting program exclusively to our attendees.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism and Global Healthcare

I am very happy to launch this blog giving everyone in the medical tourism and global healthcare industry my insight into the industry, what is happening, where, when, and what the future holds for the industry.

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February 16, 2019

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The World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress Announces the Pre-Conference Quality and Accreditation Workshop

The WMT & GHC announces the Pre-Conference Quality and Accreditation Workshops. This workshop will address the importance of healthcare accreditation and quality.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism Congress Update

For those of you not aware this year the MTA has invested in an advance networking software. This software will allow attendees to go online and create their own online profile for their company.

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February 16, 2019

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New Networking Video for MTA Annual Conference

If you are planning to attend the MTA’s annual conference in Los Angeles this October please make sure to watch the networking video to learn how to get the most out of networking and how to schedule up to 80 private meetings at the conference.

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February 16, 2019

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The Largest Medical Tourism & Global Health Conference Announces the Investment Opportunities in Medical Tourism Workshop

The Largest Medical Tourism & Global Health Conference Announces the Investment Opportunities in Medical Tourism Workshop. This workshop will discuss what opportunities are available for equity and capital companies looking to invest in medical tourism.

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February 16, 2019

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Two New Exciting Speakers Announced for Los Angeles Conference in October

HealthNet is one of the largest health insurance companies in the US with millions of Americans insured. HealthNet was one of the first US insurance companies to create a cross border healthcare program between the US and Mexico.

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February 16, 2019

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The World Medical Tourism & Global Health Congress Announces the Pre-Conference Caribbean Patient Workshop

Thousands of patients leave the Caribbean each year for high quality healthcare. Learn what it takes and how to attract Caribbean patients and how to deal with Caribbean patients cultures, customs and expectations.

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February 16, 2019

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The Medical Tourism Association Participates in the Service Summit and FAM Tour in Guatemala

The Medical Tourism Association was pleased to participate in this year's Service Summit and Familiarization FAM tour in the beautiful country of Guatemala. Facilitators from Canada and United States of America were in attendance.

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February 16, 2019

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MTA Presents at large Employer healthcare conference

Jonathan Edelheit, CEO of the MTA presented this week at the annual Ohio SHRM Conference (Society for Human Resource Professionals). His session explaining the benefits of medical tourism to US employers was very well received by the audience.

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February 16, 2019

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MTA Exhibited at US Healthcare Conference

The Medical Tourism Association exhibited at a large US healthcare conference this week in Atlanta to highlight medical tourism to employers and insurance companies and to promote its MTA members.

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February 16, 2019

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Malaysia Medical Tourism Fam Trip

The Medical Tourism Association is currently organizing a FAM Trip to Malaysia. This week several Medical Tourism Faciltiator companies, press and others are in Kuala Lumpur and then Penang to do site tours of Malaysia’s top hospitals.

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February 16, 2019

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US Senate Committee decides against Government Run Healthcare option

Check out the article to read more http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2009/09/29/senate-panel-debates-govt-run-health-plan/

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February 16, 2019

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The Medical Tourism Association was Honored to Participate in the Familiarization Tour of Malaysia

The Medical Tourism Association was honored to participate in the Familiarization FAM tour in the exquisite country of Malaysia in Asia Pacific. Facilitators and Insures from and United States of America were in attendance.

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February 16, 2019

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Anthem Blue Cross announced as co-sponsor of networking reception at World Medical Tourism and Global Health Congress, on October 28th, 2009

Anthem Blue Cross will be the Co-Sponsor of the Networking Gala Cocktail Reception at that takes place October 28th. The networking reception will feature up to 1,500 delegates from the both the WMT & GHC and the Corporate Wellness Conference.

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February 16, 2019

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Humana announced as co-sponsor of Networking Gala Reception during the Workshop night at the World Medical Tourism and Global Health Congress on October 25th

Humana will be the Co-Sponsor of the Networking Gala Cocktail Reception that takes place October. The networking reception will feature up to 1,500 delegates from both the World Medical Tourism and Global Health Congress and the Voluntary Benefits.

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February 16, 2019

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Cayman Islands to participate in Medical Tourism Conference in Los Angeles, Oct 26-28th, 2009

The Minister of Health for the Cayman Islands, The Honorable Mark Scotland, and the Honorable W. McKeeva Bush, Minister of Financial Services, Tourism and Development, Cayman Islands will be participating.

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February 16, 2019

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Oct 26th - Pre-Congress Workshop night cocktail reception

Don’t miss the cocktail reception on Monday night, right after the networking cocktail reception. This will be the biggest networking reception of the year between insurance companies, employers, facilitators, hospitals and healthcare providers.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism Congress in Los Angeles a Huge Success

The MTA's 2nd annual World Medical Tourism and Global Health Congress was held in Los Angeles this past week and achieved great success. The annual global conference featured approximately 1,500 attendees from the public sector and private sector.

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February 16, 2019

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Corporate Gold Member Benefits

A one time complimentary 1 page ad in the Medical Tourism Magazine, your logo in the Medical Tourism Magazine next to your contact information in the directory, company listing and logo featured at the top of the Corporate listings on the MTA website.

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February 16, 2019

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South Africa ~ Destination for Medical Tourism

Tourism for South Africa is one of the major contributors to their GDP and employment. Where else will you find wildlife-watching, cosmopolitan cities, stunning panoramas, vibrant cultures, vineyards and beautiful beaches.

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February 16, 2019

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Membership with the MTA

The Medical Tourism Association is dedicated to the advancement of Medical Tourism throughout the world. The Medical Tourism Association is made up of organizations from all around the world working together to improve healthcare.

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February 16, 2019

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Join MedicalTourismCity.com

If you havent already, now is the time to join MedicalTourismCity.com! Its free, and the best way to start networking with people inside the industry of Medical Tourism.

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February 16, 2019

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5% tax on Plastic Surgery

Report came out today, that the House Bill creates 5% tax on Plastic Surgery! This will increase the number of Americans traveling.

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February 16, 2019

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MTA to Host Medellin, Colombia FAM Tour

Medellin is the second largest and most progressive city in Colombia. International travelers and Medellin is one of the most beautiful cities in South America. The home of orchids, parks and tropical birds, Medellin lies cradled in the Aburra Valley, bisected by the Medellin River which runs North and South.

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February 16, 2019

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The Medical Tourism Magazine Officially Releases Podcast with Elizabeth Boultbee, Managing Director of Boultbee & Co.

The Medical Tourism Magazine, the official publication of the Medical Tourism Association releases latest podcast with Elizabeth Boultbee, Managing Director of Boultbee & Co. and Medical Tourism Association advisory board member.

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February 16, 2019

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Thailand is in network? Employers and insurers embrace medical tourism

Like some 47 million other Americans, Nancy Sowa doesn't have health insurance. So when her doctors last year told her she needed a total hip replacement, the office manager for a non-profit did what a growing number of U.S. citizens are doing.

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February 16, 2019

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Mexico City to Build World-Class Hub for Medical Research

The government of Mexico City today announced it will build a world-class center for biomedical and nanomedical research. The center for medical research and development will be integrated with the National Autonomous University of Mexico.

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February 16, 2019

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MTA Releases 1st Medical Tourism Documentary

The first documentary on medical tourism, Angels Overseas was premiered to a global audience of well known personalities from the medical tourism sector at the recently concluded 2nd Annual World Medical Tourism and Global Health Congress in Los Angeles.

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February 16, 2019

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Intersted in Advertising online with the Medical Tourism Magazine?

Contact me with new released options for online advertising, with clickable ads to your website.

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February 16, 2019

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FREE EDUCATIONAL WEBINAR: Online Marketing for Medical Tourism presented by Steve Latham

Medical tourism is growing rapidly, and the field is becoming more crowded by the day. As more and more institutions become certified to compete internationally, they must answer a very important question: how will patients find us?‍

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February 16, 2019

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Travel Sickness Article in Financial Times..Read Below

While US politicians argue about how to make healthcare more accessible and affordable, many Americans have found their own solution going abroad for care.‍ Medical tourism is not a new phenomenon.

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February 16, 2019

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Ministerial Roundtable Discusses Future of Medical Tourism

At the first roundtable of Health and Tourism ministerial delegates came together to outline the future of medical tourism. The high-powered congregation of policy makers discussed the opportunities and requests for assistance in medical tourism.

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February 16, 2019

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Hotel Yearbook 2010

Check out the article ” A new breed of traveler with a new set of needs” in the Hotel Yearbook 2010, written by myself and Dany Cormany. You can find this article at the following link, turn to pages 182-185.

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February 16, 2019

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Happy Holidays

Wishing you Happy Holidays and a Successful New Year!!!

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February 16, 2019

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MTA Hosted FAM Tour in Medellin Colombia

The Medical Tourism Association hosts FAM Tour to the forever place of spring time Medellin, Colombia December 8th-12th 2009. Nine medical tourism facilitators, insurance companies and agents representing the United States, Canada and Caribbean are participating.

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February 16, 2019

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FAM Trip to Chihuahua Mexico- Hosted by MTA

The MTA, along with Chihuahua Medical City,will be hosting a “FAM” Trip, or Familiarization Trip to Chihuahua Mexico. Chihuahua Medical City is a strategy that brings together the best hopsitals and clinics in the city of Chihuahua.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism and the UAE

An increasing number of people are travelling outside of the UAE to undergo medical procedures, from hip replacements to face lifts. Sudeshna Ghosh takes a look at the top medical tourism destinations.

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February 16, 2019

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USA Today Names "Medical Tourism" Top Ten Travel Trend for 2010

Today, USA TODAY named Medical Tourism as on of Top Ten Travel Trends of 2010!

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February 16, 2019

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Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference Korea Announced for April 13-16th, 2010

The Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference Korea will take place April, 13-16th, 2010 in Seoul as a joint initiative between the Medical Tourism Association (MTA) and Korea Health Industry Development Institute.

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February 16, 2019

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Healthcare Agenda

Republican Scott Brown's victory in Massachusetts in winning Senator Kennedy's seat for the Senate could grind President Obama's agenda to a halt and could be a vision of the future American's not being happy with the current healthcare reform bill.

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February 16, 2019

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Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference Korea Speakers Announced

The 1st Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference Korea takes place in Seoul Korea on April 13-15th 2010. Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference Korea Speakers Announced for the conference will feature up to 1,000 attendees from over 25 countries.

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February 16, 2019

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Health Insurance Costs to Skyrocket by 10% in U.S. in 2010

A recent national healthcare trend survey from Buck Consultants projected double-digit rate increases for health insurance in the U.S. The study analyzed responses from over 100 health insurers and HMOs.

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February 16, 2019

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Positive Outlook for Medical Tourism Industry

The BBC has reported today that The US economy grew by an annualized rate of 5.7% between October and December, official figures have shown. The number, which is a first estimate, is a big rise from the previous quarter's growth rate of 2.2%.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism Association Exhibits at Annual AAPPO Conference in Marco Island, Florida

The Medical Tourism Association is presently exhibiting at the Annual AAPPO conference in Marco Island, Florida meeting with PPO's and educating attendees about the fast growing industry of Medical Tourism.

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February 16, 2019

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ATTN: Buyers- Apply for a FREE Trip to Korea, with the VIP Buyers Program Enroll Today!

Just a reminder there are only a few months that remain until the 1st Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference Korea. If you haven't already enrolled today in the Buyers Incentive Program which predetermines a number of discount registrations.

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February 16, 2019

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1st Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Korea Congress

The 1st Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Korea Congress will feature up to 800 attendees from over 25 countries. It will focus on the high quality of healthcare available in Asia, will also bring together the stakeholders involved in Asian medical tourism.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism Magazine Releases Podcast with Jessica Johnson, Medical Tourism Association

Jessica Johnson, Director of Operations for the MTA, sits down one on one to discuss a FAM Trip, otherwise known as a Familiarization Trip. Ms. Johnson highlights some of the most valuable benefits as well as specific details regarding participation in tours.

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February 16, 2019

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UnitedHealth International was announced to present at the Asia Medical Tourism and Global Healthcare Conference

The Medical Tourism Association along with KHIDI announces Ori Karev, Chief Executive Officer, UnitedHealth International as a speaker for the upcoming regional conference, the Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference Korea.

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February 16, 2019

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UnitedHealth International to Present at Asia Medical Tourism and Global Healthcare Conference

The MTA along with KHIDI announces Ori Karev, Chief Executive Officer, UnitedHealth International as a speaker for the upcoming regional conference, the Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference Korea which will take place in Seoul Korea.

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February 16, 2019

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Calling All Experts in Green Healthcare!

The Medical Tourism Magazine, the Sister magazine of the Health Tourism Magazine is currently seeking Green Healthcare experts to contribute to our Green Issue. We are also seeking advertisers for this issue.

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February 16, 2019

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Health Tourism Magazine Releases Issue 5

The Medical Tourism Association officially releases Issue 5 of our leading onlineHealth Tourism Magazine.‍ The issue features special articles such as Medical Tourism Comes to Macau~ World’s Largest Integrative One-Stop Wellness Center.

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February 16, 2019

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Winds of Change in Korea's Medical Tourism Community ~

The winds of change began last year in Korea's medical community. The number of international medical tourists flocking to Korea increased by 40,000 from the previous year, and that doesn't even take into account the entire month of December.

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February 16, 2019

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MTA Announces First Certified Medical Tourism Facilitators

Medical Tourism Facilitators are organizations that are involved in the coordination of patient care for patients traveling from one country to another. The certification process is a detailed process of evaluation which may take up to 120 days to complete.

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February 16, 2019

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Learn more about the Medical Tourism Associations FAM Tour to Chihuahua Mexico

The Medical Tourism Association was delighted to participate in the Familiarization FAM Tour in the beautiful country of Chihuahua, Mexico. The goal of a Medical Tourism Familiarization Tour is to highlight the quality of care within the specific region.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism Magazine Releases Podcast with Tom O'Hara, President of Surgical Trip

Tom O'Hara, President of Surgical Trip, speaks with the Medical Tourism Magazine regarding completion of the Medical Tourism Facilitator Certification Program. The Medical Tourism Association recently announced the first medical tourism facilitators to be certified.

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February 16, 2019

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Gov. Bobby Jindal Lists 5 Reasons Why Obamacare Bad

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal talks about the healthcare reform bill, listing 5 reasons why he thinks the bill is bad for Louisiana and bad for our country. He also states Obama missed the chance to decrease the cost of healthcare, in a big way.

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February 16, 2019

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US Healthcare Reform's Effect on the Medical Tourism Industry Webinar March 25th at 10:00 AM Tomorrow!!

US Healthcare Reform was signed into law March 23rd, 2010 by President Barak Obama. Healthcare Reform is expected to have a very positive effect on medical tourism and significantly grow the medical tourism industry.

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February 16, 2019

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San Francisco Mandated Health Insurance?

Those living in, owning a business in, or simply visiting San Francisco have already begun feeling the effects of health insurance changes. For over a year now, small businesses have been forced to provide health insurance to their employees.

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February 16, 2019

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Healthcare Reform Webinar Brought To You By The Medical Tourism Association

US Healthcare Reform was signed into law March 23rd, 2010 by President Barack Obama. Healthcare Reform is expected to have a very positive effect on medical tourism and significantly grow the medical tourism industry.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism Association's Live Webinar on Healthcare Reform A Huge Succcess

On Thursday, March 25th, 2010, at 10:00 AM, the Medical Tourism Association conducted an educational webinar on the new US Health Reform Bill and talked about some of the important and positive effects we can expect to see in the medical tourism industry.

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February 16, 2019

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Healthcare Reform ~ A Major Positive for Medical Tourism

Healthcare Reform is going to have a very positive effect on medical tourism. Both Deloitte and MTA are in agreement on this exact point, this is because healthcare reform will significantly increase the cost of health insurance in the US.

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February 16, 2019

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1st Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference Korea Announces Partial Attendee List

The MTA announces the partial attendee list on behalf of the 1st Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference Korea. The 1st Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference Korea will include VIP sponsored attendees from large employers, governments.

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February 16, 2019

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European Medical Tourism Delayed Because of Airline Blackouts from Volcano Eruption

Most major Airports in Europe recently cancelled all flights because of the recent eruption of a major Volcano in Iceland. It has caused a cloud to cross into Europe and cancel all flights because of the danger of it affecting airplane engines.

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February 16, 2019

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Medical Tourism in the Ashes of Healthcare Reform ~

Healthcare Reform, as already stated by the Medical Tourism Association, will have a huge positive impact on medical tourism. As it will increase the cost of healthcare to what amounts to staggering costs for individuals, families and employers.

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February 16, 2019

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High Costs of Surgery in US leaves Americans Turning to Medical Tourism

CNN reports on the high costs of surgery in the US and how Americans cannot afford healthcare in their own country. According to the article, an estimated 878,000 Americans will travel internationally for a medical procedure this year.

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February 16, 2019

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Healthcare Reform's Affect on Medical Tourism Website Portal Launches on Medical Tourism Association Website

TheMTA has launched an informational website and center containing updates on Healthcare Reform's affect on Medical Tourism. The healthcare reform updates will provide the latest information and provisions of the healthcare reform legislation.

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February 16, 2019

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Healthcare Reform's Affect on Medical Tourism Website Portal Launched by MTA

The MTA has launched an informational website and center containing updates on Healthcare Reform's affect on Medical Tourism. The healthcare reform updates will provide the latest information and provisions of the healthcare reform legislation.

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Medical Tourism Association Releases Exclusive Video on Healthcare Reform's Affect on Medical Tourism

The Medical Tourism Association has released an exclusive video of Jonathan Edelheit, CEO of Medical Tourism Association, discussing the Healthcare Reform's Affect on the Medical Tourism industry.

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