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WMTC takes place in San Francisco in September 2008. Read here a report
the members of the Advisory Board.
Recently the Hungarian Minister for Health, Dr. Tamás Székely
has announced his participation for the EU panel on health tourism. Check the
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Jazeerea and n-tv visited the 1st congress
and broadcasted two important reports.
To look at the videos go to more.
chances are excellent that the three days in April will allow you
to participate in the health care hub. Most of the participants
come for business reasons. Medical Tourism is on the edge
to boost in the EMEEA countries with many different aspects and
directions. The audience needs orientation and reflexion. People
who can do it: you.
here your speaker/moderator application today.
Workshop 1 - DAY 2
Medical Tourism in Hungary
Combination of modern medicine with natural treatment
Hungary is known for an alternative medicine based
on own development, experience and tradtion. If you are from Hungary:
then this workshop is a must for you to present. If you are not
from Hungary you may have cooperation proposals how to work on
enhancing Medical Tourism by implementing a science based alternative
medicine into your services.
2 - DAY 2
Spa and Medical Wellness
Best practices, standards, marketing, develop-
ment of markets. As the "healing paradigm" gains
ground in medical thinking, medical wellness is becoming more important.
Its more than massage and fitness and skin. Standards, extensions
and joint efforts to help patients are needed.
Overcoming the ME health
International cooperations, the role of Medical Tourism
and knowledge transfer. The ME faces enormous challenges
to meet the health care demand. Moreover: the ME may become the
leading investor in health care projects, once a better
cooperation with the West in terms of knowledge transfer can be
4 - DAY 2
Quality of Care Project (Round
(Continued from the World Medical Tourism Congress in
Quality standards in various dimensions: physicians,
pathways, patient orientation, treatment standards, improvement
methodologies , seals: what do we need and how can we
6 - DAY 3
Alternative Medicine in Medical Tourism
- A widely unnoticed market with many opportunities.
We are aksing the stakeholders in these markets to show their range
of services and of products. We will present you the ones who
can prove by experience, that alternative medicine can be and should
be a supplement to traditional medicine, when the patients health
is goal - apart from treating a negative condition. Hungary again
is a good destination for receiving an answer.
8 - DAY 3
International Hospital Projects
Develop, plan, build, run. Such easy? The project
owners share their experiences. International health care projects
are very complex and touch many issues which are normally
neglected in purely technological projects. Especially the impact
of culture becomes visible and certain soft factors may become
very hard, when they are not taken into account for the project
planning and management.
- DAY 3
Asian Medical Tourism
Leadership in market technologies, quality/ price competition.
Asia is developing impressive marketing, management for patient
streams and brilliant IT solutions. Asia in terms of
medical tourism is including the second wave: after Singapore, Thailand,
Philippines and Malaysia, now Taiwan, Korea and China mainland
are becoming aware of the impact of medical tourism on health systems
and health toursim as a fast solution for the global care.
7 - DAY 3
Facilitators in Health Tourism
Personal care and consulting vs. webbased solutions.
Is it better to pay the organizations which bring added value to
the patient handling directly or is it also comparable with the
result fo rthe patient, if he/she does use a "self-help-desk"
or is been managed regarding the treatment process by an elaborated
virtual machine? The role of the facilitators and their criteria
We have opened an additional
Workshop 9 - DAY 3:
Highlights in Medicine
Here we accept scientific medical contributions
to stay with the latest developments whcih have an impact on medical tourism.
the current speaker list:
present your ideas, your position, your cooperation offer, your knowledge portfolio...
as a SPEAKER