Medical Tourism is changing – are you going to get left behind in 2019? Join leading hospitals, insurance companies, governments, and facilitators to discuss how the medical tourism industry is evolving and adapting. Learn about new emerging markets, investment opportunities, and evolving patient travel patterns. Discover promising new markets, like China and Abu Dhabi. Will blockchain technology revolutionize medical tourism? Can the industry maintain its current momentum? Find out what’s next for medical travel.
In the ever-changing world of medical tourism, Centers of Excellence are shifting focus to understanding and serving patients as a top priority. This starts with the first touch point in the patient experience and survives long after the patient returns home. More than ever before, destination development programs and VIP insurance networks are mainstream industry pathways. Learn why some organizations never grow their patient flow thanks to an outdated standard of care approach; you'll also discover how some organizations are excelling by treating the patient like a customer who deserves top-notch treatment, both personally and medically.
This session will offer a thought-provoking discussion on how destinations are making themselves more sustainable and attractive than ever before. Learn how destinations are setting trends, with patient focus established as a firm priority.
How does a destination create a name and brand for itself and maintain that brand and grow it? What are the pitfalls and mistakes that have caused some destinations to take a hit? In today’s world of PR crises, wars, medical outbreaks, natural disasters, and terrorism, how do you manage your brand and ready yourself if and when turbulence occurs?
This fireside chat will discuss trends in healthcare and wellness. From second opinions and narrow networks to revolutionary approaches to better patient care, you won’t want to miss the key takeaways for successful life-saving and life-altering programs for health and wellness seekers around the world.