Medical is a field which is always enhancing not only for cure but for improvement of mankind, its continuous growing area and associated it with tourism providing rest. Luxury, entertainment etc. make it more attractive. I have summarized the objective of this case study in basically 3 parts: 1) To Explore the credibility of Thailand as a medical tourism destination: This area we explore the credibility of Thailand as a medical tourism destination. And see how much it is fairing in this area, what are attractive and beneficial points to go Thailand for medical and tourism purpose.
The economic benefits for the country in terms of job creation which will lead to further growth and development. In conducting this study the findings will provide insights into ways we can improve our health care facilities and service quality in an effort to build our market. More so tourist can benefit from top class health care service that is offered at an affordable price. Since people are being more health conscious and are wanting to find ways to live longer, it is understandable that they will try to find the best health care where ever they can to assist in that process. Hence this research may provide information that may guide the tourism minister as to how he could capitalize on
In places with high standards of quality, medical tourism is viewed as risky. In some parts of the world, as in Lebanon, political issues can sway where medical tourists will choose to seek out health care, in others, such as India, prevalence of airborne viruses, and bacterial infections have a greater influence. Consequently, health tourism providers have developed as intermediaries to unite potential medical tourists with hospitals and other organizations, tailored to consumer needs. Types Of Hospital Care Primary care: Involves the widest scope of health care, acting as a first line of consultation for all patients within the health care system. Practitioners must possess a wide range of knowledge in many areas, and must direct the patient to other specialist care that they may need.
Introduction Health is one of the most important sectors that contribute to the growth of societies and their prosperity, which is the title of human advancement. The health of the individual and his freedom from diseases means the development of societies and countries, and this is the reason for the growth of most other sectors such as the economy. Most of the world's countries seek to provide the best health services and technology to develop their community members and improve the standard of living. Health and services developed over time after the techniques were primitive , traditional and slow become human perseverance and studies and research to discover what is the latest and provides the finest services Health services have become
2.4. Decision-making and motivations in medical tourism Stephano and Fetscherin (2016) categorized factors in “push and pull” model to explain economical part of health tourism: o Push factors are the consumer demands the medical trip such as “socio-demographical (e.g., age, gender, income, education) or health-related (e.g., insurance status, health status) factors”. Its initial decisions and explains the traveler’s motivation to drive away from home to visit another country for medical treatment. o Pull factors are supply side to attract travelers, which includes “medical tourism destination such as overall country environment (e.g., stable economy, country image), healthcare and tourism industry of the country (e.g., healthcare costs, popular tourist destination) and quality of the medical facility and services (e.g., quality care, accreditation, reputation of doctors)”. It is the decision on destination choice the country, specific place and specific medical provider.
The business education of medical students is a unique and an extraordinary benefit to every counterpart of medical education. 1. Benefits to medical schools. a. Medical schools that understand the marketing value of this medical education undertaking will dominate the respect and admiration of all other medical schools while maximizing the school’s reputation and desirability.
Generally, the respondent’s perceptions are: medical tourism is well - know in the Philippines, the country has a good quality in terms of medical services, it’s medical tourism industry provides the best choices for getting all the resources needed for medical services, it provides the best health education to those who are interested in medical tourism and it has cheaper prices of medical services than in abroad. But majority of the respondents as a whole are familiar with the processes of medical tourism due to their learnings in domestic tourism at their first semester of their first year college life and majority of the respondents don’t know anyone who has undergone medical tourism services. Those respondents who knew anyone, didn’t state the reasons for undergoing medical tourism in the Philippines.