Is Medical Tourism the Answer?

Douglas, Darrell E.
December 2007
Frontiers of Health Services Management;Winter2007, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p35
The author reflects on the effect of medical tourism in the U.S. He stated that medical globalization has resulted due to the shortage of skilled workers of the state which led to the recognition of the high-end medical services of the other country thus, worsen its medical economy. The author said, if the situation will continue medical tourism may exceed, and suggested that a country must need to review the system.


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