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Florida as a global medical tourism destination

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Beautiful beaches and Walt Disney make Florida a perfect tourism destination. The medical services provided by the destinations make it a great medical tourism destination that offers quality medical tourism facilities to its guests. From this new tourism angle, the destination would be able to promote state business to develop healthcare to attract medical tourists around the world. Hospitals like Orlando hospital, UF Health Cancer Center is becoming popular for its lymph edema treatments that can be opted by both domestic and international patients. Medical tourism in Florida This is life changing for patients as they can get quality treatment…

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Jul
12

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Frequently asked questions answered regarding medical tourism

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Medical tourism has turned into a stable industry from a popular trend that lets the patients from developed countries travel to overseas destinations for inexpensive medical treatments. The cost of medical treatments and facilities are very high in the developed countries like USA, UK and Canada. Middle class patients of these countries are unable to avail proper medical care in time. However, medical tourism is also not easy for them. Doubts and questions regarding safety, quality, and medical procedures in an overseas destination cloud their mind. They are worried about traveling to a place where they have never been before….

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May
21

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Impact of the US healthcare reforms on medical destination image

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Health has become a major priority for individuals over the course of the past few years, owing to which several countries around the world have taken measures to provide affordable healthcare costs for their respective citizens. These countries come up with different health care plans to make sure every one of their citizens can get access to healthcare in the best way possible. The US is no different from these countries and has its own healthcare reform law. Obamacare The reformed healthcare law in the United States has ensured to provide insurance to nearly 30 million people by 2014. Although…

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May
18

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Medical tourism is beneficial only for people who can afford it

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The cost of medical facilities in the developed countries is very high. The governments of these countries are not being able to control the excessive price hikes of different healthcare facilities. The citizens of developed countries are not content with the medical care they are getting in their own country. The healthcare system has reached its saturation point. The average insurance policies do not cover the costs of treatments and surgeries completely but still the citizens have to pay high rates of premium. Due to all these reasons, people have started to travel to the developing countries for getting treatments…

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Apr
22

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Developed countries offering economic medical treatments

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Medical treatment or medical care is becoming far from being high priority for most of the individuals in the world today. Many people simply forgo treatment because they can’t afford it.  Such a condition is seen in developed countries where cost effective medical care with good quality timely service is in demand because of which medical tourism gained much popularity these days. Still there are developed countries, which provide economic medical treatment to all its citizens. Let us see about few of those countries in this article and various option that they provide for the patients. Developed countries implemented a…

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Apr
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How safe is Medical Tourism

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Medical Tourism has now almost reached its peak status and the number of tourists pursuing the luxury of this mighty industry keeps climbing every year. Simply put, medical tourism is said to happen when people take their time off to travel to various destinations around the world, seeking medical treatments. There has been substantial growth in this field during the past few years. Some studies suggest that about 60,000 to 70,000 tourists travel across the world for medical purposes. Some of the most sought after medical treatments are surgeries related to skin, face, heart and bones. Dental Tourism is another…

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Mar
30

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Diseases that force patients travel overseas for treatment

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Medical Tourism is already a proven, successful venture and has reached its spread out to almost every nook and corner of the earth. The revenue generated every year from each country that promotes medical tourism would be an amount that would leave you stunned. Yes, it’s true! People today seek cheaper and better medical treatments abroad, some of them even advised by the medical experts in their own country. Today, there are varieties of specializations from which people can choose and each country has its own set of specializations. Most countries offer a variety of treatments and facilities in many…

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