Medical Tourism: A Money-Spinner Strategic Combo

Posted by Darshan Gandhi, M.D., M.B.A. 05/24/2017

Medical Tourism: A Money-Spinner Strategic Combo
Consider the reduced stress levels in a post-operative patient relaxing on the sunny beaches of Canada that are ranked top among medical tourist destination. Medical tourism is a rapidly growing business in healthcare that has the potential to change how the health care services are received and provided. It can serve as a low-cost, no-waiting, high quality health care alternative combined with the delight and excitement of holidaying in tourist destinations. Although the advantages of medical tourism are substantial, the challenges are also immediate. These hurdles, need to be taken care of, to make medical tourism more appealing and safe for the medical tourists. Medical tourism industry so far is receiving diligence from both public and private sectors as an emerging source of revenue. This tendency in healthcare is drawing the attention of entrepreneurs to invest in the healthcare sector and tourism industry.

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