Articles By: Medeguy

Patients Beyond Borders Hits a Home Run

Patients Beyond Borders Hits a Home Run

4 31/07/2013 11:15

Bloomberg reports on top medical tourism destinations with lots of help from Patients Beyond Borders Patients Beyond Borders is a real medical tourism success story, and Josef Woodman, its CEO, is an unlikely but totally likeable hero. I remember the […]

Doctor Engagement a Problem? Think Like A Talent Management Agency.

Doctor Engagement a Problem? Think Like A Talent Management Agency.

12 11/06/2013 19:20

Doctor engagement.  Hospital management likens it to herding cats. When talking to hospitals about doctor engagement, I encourage them to think more like a talent management agency rather than a hospital. In a perfect world, doctors and administrators work together, […]

Thinking About Medical Tourism? A Reality Check(list) for Hospitals.

Thinking About Medical Tourism? A Reality Check(list) for Hospitals.

5 11/06/2013 15:57

Thinking about medical tourism? If you are a hospital, clinic or doctor thinking about medical tourism then you should be asking yourself these five questions. Do you have capacity?  This seems obvious but I cannot tell you how many times I have worked […]

How Consumerism, Globalization and the Internet are Changing Healthcare

10 09/07/2012 14:41

It was January 2005, and my secretary at the time came into my office and handed me a note. The message was brief, but clear. “Producer from 60 Minutes called. Please call back. Urgent.” Four months months later, Bob Simon, […]

A Healthy Retreat from a Sick World

A Healthy Retreat from a Sick World

10 18/04/2012 22:12

How my seven day fasting retreat at keeps me fit and sane I just finished my annual health retreat at Camp Colon. No, that’s not really the name of the resort, but that’s what I like to call it because […]