Medical tourism
Accreditation
Accreditation & Certification

Solving the Issue of Trust in Medical Tourism

Trust is the new metric for the new normal of medical travel. If a health buyer or payer does not entrust their overall health - mental, physical, and emotional - to your hands during the entire care continuum, they will not be scheduling that flight to your destination

By

Medical Tourism Magazine

on

February 16, 2019

Cancer Treatment
Editorial

The Financial Burden of Cancer Treatment

For many cancer survivors, the hurdle does not stop at the last course of cancer treatment; hundreds of thousands of dollars in debt will leave survivors and even those receiving ongoing treatment living on the edge when all is said and done.

By

Medical Tourism Magazine

on

February 16, 2019

Accreditation
Accreditation & Certification

Andrea Maggioni MD, Director of Global Health at Nicklaus Children's Hospital Talks Accreditation and Building a Formidable Medical Travel Program

The Medical Tourism Magazine sat down recently with Dr. Andrea Maggioni, a Pediatrician and Director of Global Health at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital (formerly Miami Children's Hospital) to discuss his experience building the global medical travel program for Nicklaus Children's Hospital and how the program has become a major player in the industry. Dr. Maggioni also shares insights into the value of the Global Healthcare Accreditation for the global healthcare program and how it has fostered trust and credibility.

By

Medical Tourism Magazine

on

February 16, 2019

Medical tourism
Healthcare Development & Architecture

Pandemic Preparedness for Medical Travel Destinations

Although the coronavirus pandemic is almost over and international borders are nearly fully open, there’s still work to be done. Medical travel programs need to develop and upscale surge capacities, strategies, and resources to prepare for future pandemics.

By

Medical Tourism Magazine

on

February 16, 2019

Medical tourism
Industry News

Business in the New Normal: How the Medical Travel Industry is Adapting to COVID-19

As travel restrictions ease and hospitals reopen for non-emergency surgeries, the medical travel industry is making a comeback through creative initiatives that promote a safe return to medical travel.

By

Diseiye Iyebote, MD

on

April 3, 2021

Birth Tourism
Industry News

Trump Scraps ‘Birth Tourism’ - Issues New Rules Restricting Travel to the US for Birth Purposes.

The Trump administration is imposing a new visa policy restricting foreign nationals from giving birth in the US so their children can become American citizens, a practice that has been termed “birth tourism”. This new rule, which takes effect on Friday January 24, is one of President Donald Trump’s prime political concerns.

By

Medical Tourism Magazine

on

February 16, 2019

Medical tourism
Editorial

State of the Medical Tourism Industry

As the healthcare market broadens, the key players have a growing need to improve on the metrics that drive medical travel.

By

Jonathan Edelheit

on

February 4, 2019