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Israel Tourism Board: Bronze Sponsor at MTA Conference

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Israel is a country where the medical landscape is continually changing, with never ending stream of research, innovation and scientific breakthroughs. Israel's reputation as a center for specialized medical treatment is well established, and many patients worldwide are becoming increasingly aware of the benefits and cost effectiveness of medical treatments in Israel.

Israel's hospitals are home to some of the world's leading surgeons, diagnosticians and medical doctors, and the country's nurses and physical therapists are well known for their rigorous attention to details and high level of patients care. Moreover, the hospitals boast the most advanced equipment available, and the country's ongoing commitment to medical research and development is resulting in many scientific breakthroughs in the fields of equipment, surgical procedures, medical diagnosis and treatments.

Israel's reputation as a center for medical research and health care is not new. Foreign patients are becoming increasingly aware of the benefits and cost savings of the treatment in our country, said Eliezer Hod, Israel Ministry of Tourism.This year we have allocated a budget to bring in up to 200 Buyers of healthcare, including insurance companies, employers, and governments to the congress.

The conference will feature up to 2,000 attendees, up to 140 exhibitors and sponsors, and over 100 speakers from over 60 countries. Save the date today by going to the Medical Tourism Congress website and register for this once a year event. Accomplish in three days what would otherwise take you years to do. Come to the only medical tourism and international health insurance conference in the world that truly brings together the buyers and sellers of healthcare from all six continents.

The conference is the dedicated annual event of the Medical Tourism Association, the nonprofit trade association in the Medical Tourism industry,, and media partner Medical Tourism Magazine, the only dedicated magazine for the medical tourism and global healthcare industry, and by Medical Tourism City,, a social network for the medical tourism and global healthcare industry with over one thousand participants from over sixty countries.

The 3rd World Medical Tourism and Global Healthcare Congress will also feature two additional conferences, the Expatriate Healthcare, Travel Insurance and Global Health Insurance Conference,, which focuses on international employers and insurance companies, and the Sustainable Healthcare and Hospital Development Conference,, which focuses on the growth of medical tourism in the healthcare sector and the building and development of healthcare facilities around the world.

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