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Patients Beyond Borders Dubai Healthcare City Edition
Located in the heart of Dubai, Dubai Healthcare City is one of the world’s largest healthcare developments, at 4.1 million square feet. DHCC is home to two JCI-accredited hospitals, more than... More > 90 medical centers that follow stringent standards in healthcare delivery, and over 150 healthcare commercial providers. With over 2,000 medical professionals, DHCC hosts some of the leading healthcare providers in the UAE.
“Centrally located at the crossroads of Asia, Europe, and Africa, Dubai now boasts 25 American-accredited JCI hospitals, facilities and programs – nearly half of all the JCI accredited programs in the UAE,” said Josef Woodman, CEO of Patients Beyond Borders. “With its culturally compatible surroundings and accessible, convenient tourism infrastructure, Dubai Healthcare City is poised to become a leading medical travel destination for patients near and far.”< Less
Sun & Surgery: Your Concise Guide to Medical Tourism in Asia
Discover Quality Health Care at One Third the Cost!Find Out How to Avail For Medical Care in AsiaIt is now possible to have a face lift or a kidney transplant done thousands of miles away from home,... More > at one-third the cost without compromising on the quality.This book is a guide to the TOP 5 ASIAN destinations for MEDICAL TOURISM that offer AFFORDABLE, HIGH QUALITY medical services that you won’t be able to find at home. In this book, you will discover:- Asia’s expertise in medical tourism- How to get to the country of your choice- The visa requirements for each country- The insurance coverage available for overseas medical treatment- Healthcare expertise available in each of these five destinations- A bit about the five countries and their people, besides a- Short description of the unique attractions in each country< Less
Patients Beyond Borders Focus On: Bumrungrad International
Located in the heart of Bangkok, Thailand, this award-winning healthcare campus boasts many of Thailand’s top doctors, including physicians trained at Johns Hopkins, the Cleveland Clinic,... More > Stanford, MD Anderson, and the Mayo Clinic. Over 200 have been US board-certified.
Established in 1980, Bumrungrad’s main facility now measures 1 million square feet and houses a 554-bed tertiary-care hospital, advanced imaging department, ISO-certified laboratory, clinical research center, and medical heliport. The hospital offers 30 specialty centers and has the resources and capacity to meet all patient needs on one campus, within days rather than weeks. During the past decade, more than 3 million patients from 190 countries have traveled to Bumrungrad for its combination of medical quality, efficiency, value, and Thai hospitality, making it one of the world’s most popular destinations for medical travelers.< Less
Patients Beyond Borders Malaysia Edition
Patients Beyond Borders Malaysia Edition was produced in collaboration with Malaysia's Tourism Ministry and is supported by hospitals and related organizations. The 240-page guidebook features 16... More > color pages and offers an in-depth overview of Malaysia’s 20+ international hospitals, selected health travel agents, recovery and guest accommodations, and area travel information.
Located centrally between Singapore and Thailand and with some of the best healthcare in Asia, Malaysia receives visitors from more than 30 countries throughout the region and the world. Prices for procedures in Malaysia are on par with popular medical travel destinations of India and Thailand. Malaysia's favorable climate and English-speaking culture attracts medical travelers from the US, Canada, the UK and Australia.< Less
Spousal abuse, honor killings, rape, and acid attacks by jilted lovers seem to be pervasive across India. Daily newspapers reflect the severity of abuse, lack of governmental support and the... More > nonchalance of the judicial system. Whether it is regarding education, wages, access to healthcare, household decisions, respect or inheritance, India has a very transparent issue that needs reparation - Gender Discrimination. Father India deals with the implications of such prejudice in India and explains the extent of gender bias in society. Not only does this novel address principal social issues, but it also offers feasible solutions to the matters in question.< Less
Patients Beyond Borders Focus On: Asan Medical Center
Established in June 1989 by Hyundai Group founder Chung Ju-Yung (also known as Asan), the mission of Asan Medical Center (AMC) was to create a hospital with an emphasis on "caring for life and... More > sharing with those in need and pain." Today the main facility—one of the largest hospital campuses in the world—encompasses more than 4 million square feet and houses over 2,700 beds.
“Korea has some of the best healthcare and medical infrastructure in the world, and Asan Medical Center has clearly secured its place as one of the country’s leading providers,” says Josef Woodman, CEO of Patients Beyond Borders. “Revered for its high success rates with organ transplantation and treatment of cancer and vascular disease, Asan is also well known for its disease-prevention and health screening programs. And the savings are substantial—averaging 20% to 60% less than US costs.”< Less
Patients Beyond Borders Singapore Second Edition
Following the success of the flagship “Patients Beyond Borders Singapore Edition,” published in July 2007, the Second Edition has now been released. The 250-page guidebook features a... More > fully updated and revised in-depth overview of Singapore's hospitals and clinics serving international patients. Considered one of the world’s top medical travel destinations, Singapore attracts more than 410,000 international patients to its hospitals and treatment centers and the country boasts 15 JCI-accredited hospitals. In 2000, Singapore’s healthcare system was ranked the best in Asia and sixth best in the world by the World Health Organization (the U.S. was ranked thirty-sixth).
"With its unparalleled medical and accreditation infrastructure, I couldn't think of a better venue than Singapore for the launch of the Patients Beyond Borders Special Editions," said author Josef Woodman.< Less
Patients Beyond Borders Singapore Edition Arabic Translation
The Arabic version of Patients Beyond Borders Singapore Edition will address Arab travelers seeking alternatives to healthcare services in their own countries, helping guide them through South East... More > Asia’s most advanced healthcare system.
The 200-page book, written entirely in Modern Arabic, features an in-depth overview of the hospitals and specialist centers, along with coverage of specialized surgical procedures and patient resources, accommodation options, and even recommended travel activities that cater to Middle East patients and their companions.
“Singapore is one of the world’s leading international healthcare destinations, with important medical, education, research and manufacturing ties to the Middle East,” says Dr Jason Yap, Director of Healthcare Services, Singapore Tourism Board. “The growth of our specialty services to Middle East patients has seen a significant rise in patients from the region.”< Less