Medical Tourism – It’s No Vacation (14)

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July 27, 2008

Our July podcast is all about medical tourism. This is a growing trend in the United States, where some patients are going to other countries for their medical care. The idea is perhaps understandable in a medical system overburdened with waiting lists, third-party payer denials, and high costs. But there are serious risks along with the benefits, and some profound ethical concerns as well.

Medical Tourism - It's No Vacation (14)

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