Passport Medical visits El Salvador for 2014 International Business Summit

Translated version from   International Buyers Health Services Impressed with the beauty treatments and El Salvador Four international buyers of health services world renowned from Canada and USA and were invited by the Area Medical Holding to participate in Macrorueda Business organized by PROESA, reported being very impressed by the high technology and professionalism […]


U.S. citizens without insurance are turning to safe, affordable medical treatment in Mexico

Medical Treatment in Mexico

Medical Treatment in Mexico As many as twenty-five million Americans are underinsured, and sixty-five million have no insurance at all. For those without adequate coverage, the necessity for medical care is an enormous financial burden on top of a situation that is already stressful emotionally. As an affordable alternative, many Americans are traveling to other […]


Savings on Medical Tourism: Realistic or Exaggerated?

Realities of Medical Tourism

Medical Tourism is amongst the most rapidly expanding businesses globally. With an escalating cost of healthcare in developed nations combined with an increasing number of uninsured individuals, the option to travel abroad for healthcare that is significantly less expensive is an alluring concept. However, there has been some deliberation that medical tourism agencies quote exaggerated figures […]


Costa Rica Striving to Become a Leading Destination for Medical Tourism

Costa Rica becoming a destination for medical tourism

Costa Rica is renowned for its natural beauty, eco-friendly environment and the exhilarating preservation of natural land. Home to the world’s greatest coffee, exciting volcanoes and hospitable locals, Costa Rica has also gained immense popularity in having one of the world’s finest health care systems. Above 80% of the medical professionals working in Costa Rica […]


JCI Accreditation: A Guarantee of High-Quality Healthcare

JCI accreditation

As costs of healthcare continue to rise, more and more Americans are being drawn to the significantly lower prices of healthcare abroad.  However, many worry that healthcare received in other countries will be of lower quality than what they would receive at home, and not up to North American standards. This is where an accreditation […]