TITLE

GOING ABROAD

PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Best's Review;Sep2009, Vol. 110 Issue 5, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the medical tourism options offered by health plans to patients at Joint Commission International-accredited medical facilities in the U.S. Companion Global Healthcare Inc. president David Boucher stresses the need for employers to offer financial incentives for employees seeking medical care abroad. Vice president Lisa Latts of WellPoints Inc. indicates that the firm's international medical tourism pilot product allows members to access enhanced health benefits.
ACCESSION #
44210470

 

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