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

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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. Malaysia is the hidden secret international patients are ready to see; with top notch healthcare and indisputable hospitably, Malaysia is truly the heart of Asia said Armando Polanco President of Texas Benefit.

Malaysian FAM tour was sponsored by the Ministry of Health (MOH) and included visits to top international hospitals in the country including Prince Court Medical Center, IJN (National Heart Institute) Hospital, Pantai Hospital, KPJ Damansara Specialist Hospital, Loh Guan Lye Specialists Center, Sime Darby Medical Center, Penang Adventist Hospital, and Gleneagles Medical Center, Penang.

Providers also had a chance to embrace the tourism Malaysia has to offer including a sky bridge tour of the renowned Petronas Twin Towers, and a UNESCO heritage city tour through picturesque Penang. The FAM tour was lead by the Ministry of Health, who guided the group throughout the trip providing culture and history of the country.

Accommodation and hotels in Malaysian cities are packed with features of style and living. All at affordable prices, an ideal reason for patients and tourists seeking medical tourism, to choose Malaysia as a top choice destination.

Issue 13 of the Medical Tourism Magazine at and Issue 3 of the Health Tourism Magazine will be featuring coverage of the FAM tour. To find more information and health & wellness articles please go to

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