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Number of medical tourism patients rise in Korea by 41.3%
A total of 1,061 foreigners visited Korean hospitals in May, a 41.3% increase from the same month last year, the...
Web Exclusive: Poll: Sizeable Minority of Americans Would Consider Medical Tourism
A new Gallup Poll finds that many Americans—particularly the uninsured—are willing to travel abroad for...
Jamaica to invest in health tourism
With the Jamaican economy suffering several recent setbacks, the director of the country's Chamber of Commerce is...
Magazine: Flat-World Healthcare
Globalization is no longer an uncertain trend in the distant future. U.S. providers must refine their organizational...
Singapore seeks spot on medical tourism itinerary
Singapore is now touting its medical services, including joint-replacement surgery, to patients around the world...
Outsourcing healthcare to India
Indian hospital groups are betting the U.S. economic crisis will transform the medical tourism industry from one...
South Korea joins lucrative practice of inviting medical tourists to its hospitals
South Korea has joined Thailand, Singapore, India, and other Asian nations in the lucrative business of medical...
A guide for Americans seeking affordable medical treatment abroad
Last year, 750,000 Americans traveled abroad for care, according to estimates by the Deloitte Center for Health...
Philippine city launches medical tourism campaign
Makati City, acknowledged as the Philippine's premier financial district, has launched a program promoting medical...
Traveling for care—in the U.S.
In a new twist on medical tourism, U.S. employers are encouraging workers to travel for medical care, but domestically...

Webcast: Beyond ROI: Prove the Success of Your Marketing Efforts
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Book: The Hospital Executive's Guide to Emergency Department Management, 2nd Edition
In this timely new book, you will find refined tactics for dealing with increased patient flow, efficiently handling...