Monthly Archives: August 2011

Saving on Coronary Surgery with Medical Tourism

Medical tourism is an industry that is expected to grow quickly during the near future because there are rising health care costs in many industrial nations, while the health care costs in other countries remain the same or are even dropping.

Additionally, the technology and standard of care in other countries is often up-to-par or better than our health care; the natural next step is to look outside of our country and expand our boundaries from a health care perspective.

Third Party Medical Tourism Administrators Help Companies Cut Medical Expenses

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The cost of healthcare has significantly increased during the recent past and, as a result, health insurance has become more expensive. This is problematic for many parties but it poses a large problem to companies that provide medical and dental insurance to its employees.

During the recent recession, companies started having to find new ways to cut expenses; laying-off employees only goes so far. Unfortunately, cutting or completely eliminating company-provided medical and dental care was at the top of the list for most companies, which lowered the chance that many employees would even be able to afford health care.