Articles By: Medeguy

My Day at the Spa(Finder) with Susie

My Day at the Spa(Finder) with Susie

13 25/02/2012 13:41

I’m in NYC, it’s the day after the Super Bowl, and I’m walking down the sunny side of the street on my way to spend the day at SpaFinder with Susie Ellis. Susie is the President of SpaFinder, the “go-to” […]

The Biggest Challenge for Medical Tourism in India? Getting a Visa.

3 16/02/2012 10:43

As an American, I am spared from having to apply for visas to enter most countries.  India is one of those exceptions.  That’s cool.  I understand.  Not everyone likes us as much as we think. But my recent encounter has […]

Trends shaping medical tourism in 2012

Trends shaping medical tourism in 2012

7 01/02/2012 10:32

Where did January go? Let’s see, I remember sitting on the beach New Year’s Day sipping coconut juice and  thinking about trends in medical tourism, and the next thing I know it’s the end of the month!  What happened? It’s […]

Hey Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council: you do not (always) have to follow the leader

Hey Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council: you do not (always) have to follow the leader

11 21/12/2011 16:29

Two weeks ago, the Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC) had their annual hospital CEO summit.  Eager to emulate Bumrungrad’s success in medical tourism, MHTC invited me and Dennis Brown, Bumrungrad’s Corporate CEO, to deliver the keynote address. This reminds me […]

Hospital websites: focus on the who, the what and how much

Hospital websites: focus on the who, the what and how much

220 20/12/2011 14:06

Everyone I talk to is either rebuilding, redesigning, reconfiguring, repurposing, or rebranding their hospital website. I spend a lot of time looking at hospital websites and and I’ve come up with some conclusions.  Observations really. The first is that hospital […]