|Medpark Is the First and Only JCI Accredited Medical Facility in Moldova by Pramod Goel
Medpark, the first private hospital in the Republic of Moldova, has recently also become the first JCI accredited medical institution in the country and Eastern Europe with 94 out of 100 points possible.
Medpark has received the Joint Commission International accreditation after almost one year of evaluation.
|Interview with Dr. Ricardo Orre James M.D. Medical Director of The Good Samaritan Medical Center by Ana.S
We caught up with Dr. Ricardo Orre James M.D. and asked him to explain to us a bit about The Good Samaritan Medical Center's high success in the medical tourism industry. He was kind to answer our questions, which you will see here.
|Health and Spa Resort Radenci to host the 6th SPA-CE trade show by Slovenian Spas Association
SPA-CE, trade show of spa & wellness tourism in Central Europe, is returning to Slovenia for another great edition of the show. The 6th SPA-CE will be held in Health & Spa Resort Radenci where suppliers of the natural spas, spas and wellness services from Slovenia and other European countries will meet with representatives of tourist agencies, tour operators, representatives of insurance companies and health institutions from all around Europe.
|GRS Mexico and PlacidWay Join to Offer Global Patients Revolutionary Gender Reassignment Technique by Pramod Goel
GRS Mexico and PlacidWay medical tourism company recently joined hands to help local and international patients get access to latest generation cosmetic and plastic procedures, urology surgery and gender reassignment surgery.
|Demand for Plastic Surgery in Tropical Destination Cancun, Mexico Continues to Increase by Ana.S
Countries in Latin America are among the top options when it comes to cosmetic medical tourism. Most medical tourists coming here are from the US and Canada, due to the geographical advantage, but Russians and Europeans also head here in large numbers.
One of the best plastic surgery clinics in Cancun, Mexico, is Perfection Makeover and Laser Center. Based on a ‘boutique clinic’ concept, the center perfectly brings together luxury lifestyle and high end medical care.
|Istituto Auxologico Italiano and PlacidWay Join To Expand Medical Tourism in Italy by Pramod Goel
Istituto Auxologico Italiano and PlacidWay medical tourism company recently joined in a strategic partnership to help global patients get easy access to minimally invasive robotic surgery for various medical conditions in Milan, Italy.
|90 days or less for medical tourism by Alexandra Brad
Deciding to go for medical tourism is a rather difficult decision for a health care consumer to make. A recent survey on consumer behavior when it comes to health travel shows that it takes on average 90 days or more for the health traveler to make up his/her mind. There are limited things that the international patient coordinator can do to speed the process up – as from the business perspective, revenue and patients in health care travel require effective communications
|Diabetes Type 2 and Obesity-Two Preventable Problems by Alexandra Brad
Obesity is caused in many cases by bad eating habits. Obesity and stress lead to the onset of Diabetes Type 2, as researchers have seen, reducing the lifespan of the obese diabetic. But what if we could treat and prevent all these problems? Scientists and researchers have been analyzing and debating over the right course of action and the underlying causes to be addressed by decision makers to tackle diabetes type 2 in the obese.
The solution is already available both for treatment and for prevention. What needs to be done and what are we doing wrong?
|Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Can I control it? by Drea Duque
Even if the term “obsessive” is used for all of us in an informal way to describe someone who is excessively meticulous, perfectionist or is constantly absorbed in daily tasks, OCD is much more than that. People affected by OCD are really suffering and sometimes they reach the point in which they can no longer control their own thoughts and lives.
How can we know if someone is suffering from OCD? Let’s review it in the next paragraphs.
|Minimally Invasive Surgery versus Open Heart Surgery-Pros and Cons by Drea Duque
While undergoing a medical treatment or a surgical procedure, we always need as much information as possible in order to decide and more importantly know what is going to happen to our body and indeed to us. There are several doubts about open heart and minimally invasive procedures. How are they performed? Which are their advantages and disadvantages?