Medical Tourism

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program date: 
Tue, 04/15/2008

 

Because of cost, Americans are outsourcing their healthcare. An estimated 3 million Americans travel to Mexico, India, Thailand, Manila, Singapore and other destinations to receive medical are and to purchase prescription medications.  Terry is one example. As a teacher in California, he had medical insurance. But after Terry retired, he was diagnosed with stenosis, a narrowing of the spine. He shared his story with us. We also spoke with Saroja Mohanasundaram of Healthbase Online (www.healthbase.com) about setting up Medical Tourism travel packages.

 

 

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