Las Vegas Medical Tourism’s finest at the WMT Congress

Las Vegas is one of the most popular destinations to visit in the US. With their “anything goes” attitude, there is nothing this city cannot accommodate. It is with this same attitude that Las Vegas is becoming a promising destination for medical tourism. The Medical Tourism Association has been closely working with key players in Las Vegas, one of them being Vegas HEALS. They are a non-profit 600-plus volunteer organization of healthcare professionals, consumers, committed citizens, local government representatives, educators and chamber of commerce representatives committed to improving access and delivery of medical care in Southern Nevada. Doug Geinzer is the CEO of Vegas HEALS and a voice in the Southern Nevada community, working on improving their health care infrastructure.

The 6th World Medical Tourism Congress is pleased to announce the sponsorship of some of Las Vegas’ most important medical tourism initiative stakeholders:

medicaltourismvegasMedical Tourism Vegas brings together medical care with the lights, sights, and nights of Las Vegas. Vegas has world-class doctors with state of the art equipment while enjoying the vibrant city. Medical Tourism Vegas is a physician led company that carefully selects the best doctors as well as assist in hotel coordination and such. More on Medical Toursim Vegas

BRONZE_DESER-SPRINGS-HOSPITALDesert Springs Hospital Medical Center is an acute care facility located in southeast Las Vegas. The hospital provides 24-hour emergency services, and has a designated area in the emergency department to treat patients with less serious injuries and illnesses. They are nationally recognized for its diabetes, cardiac, stroke and bariatric surgery programs. Click here for more info

BRONZE_OSRS-1Outpatient Surgical Recovery Suites of Coronado 
was designed and built with a focus on the most modern technology and highest standards in patient care, comfort and safety. Their innovative procedures meet stringent state requirements for outpatient surgery centers, and the results speak for themselves. The Coronado Surgery Center is AAAHC Accredited.

BRONZE__Flying-ICU-1Life Guard International, also known as Flying ICU, is a licensed and accredited Air Medical Transportation Service that performs emergency and non-emergency air medical transports worldwide. From providing minimal medical assistance while the patient is traveling privately or commercially; to providing care for the critically ill or injured patient who requires specialized medical personnel, equipment and therapies; Life Guard International can safely and effectively meet all medical transportation needs.

8450529R.inddThe Neuropathy & Pain Centers of America is an umbrella company dedicated to the advancement of neuropathy care through techniques which reverse symptoms of neuropathy by healing the nerve tissue. NPCA will develop scientific data related to the effectiveness of CET combination neuropathy treatment. It will further raise awareness of the efficacy of the CET treatment with the regulatory community about the efficacy of this treatment by supporting scientific research to protect the reimbursement and make this become a standard of care for the treatment of peripheral and other forms neuropathy.

RMA1Resort Medical Alliance is a medical tourism organization that provides the highest level of medical services with a focus on patient experience. The group consists of extensively trained, board-certified medical professionals representing the full spectrum of medical and surgical specialties. Patients and their families are treated with integrity, professionalism and utmost attention to detail. More about Resort Medical Alliance

EXHIBITOR_COMPREHENSIVE-CARE-CENTER-4C-LOGOComprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada (CCCN) is the award-winning oncology group comprising medical, pediatric and radiation oncologists, breast surgeons, 12 treatment centers and offices throughout Southern Nevada. The practice’s specialized physician and nursing staff offers sophisticated diagnostic tools, the latest advances in cancer treatment, a full range of innovative, exclusive services and research-based care in a supportive and caring environment. More about CCCN
You can find these health professionals at The Vegas Strip located in the exhibit hall at this year’s 6th World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress (Nov 3-6).

Apollo Hospitals To Sponsor World Medical Tourism Congress

Healthcare giant Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Limited has signed on to sponsor the 6th World Medical Tourism Congress which will be celebrated Nov. 3-5 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Apollo Hospitals has a network of over 8,500 beds across 51 hospitals today and plans to add 3,000 beds in the next 3 years. This includes plans to enter the Mumbai market by setting up three hospitals with 900 beds. The company’s vision for the next phase of development is to “Touch a Billion Lives”

Apollo Hospitals is driven by a single thrust, to provide the best standards of patient care. It is this passion that has lead to the development of unique centers of excellence across medical disciplines, within the Apollo Hospitals network. Apollo Hospitals has JCI accreditations for 8 of its hospitals, the largest by any hospital group in the region.

MTA President Renee Marie Stephano stated ” Apollo has been a true leader in Asia and globally in development of the highest level of care quality as well as the interest towards sharing and collaboration in emerging markets. We are looking forward to working with Apollo as a Medical Tourism Association Gold Member to expand their outreach into other markets and increase visibility through trade missions and educational workshops. Through relationships such as these, the MTA seeks to join provider and buyer of healthcare to improve overall healthcare quality and continuum of care.”

Group CEO to Address Congress Delegation

Apollo’s Group CEO S. Premkumar will deliver a case study presentation outlining how India has emerged as a leading destination for health and wellness travelers. Attendees will take away fascinating insights into this model of success. Mr. Premkumar is an acknowledged industry leader having spent nearly 3 decades in the technology space providing strategic leadership and setting new benchmarks in organization building.

According to an Apollo spokesperson “The business model is constantly maturing on the foundations of Clinical excellence, Process excellence and Service excellence in delivering high-quality value-driven healthcare. In the ‘New Normal’ that we see today, how India is geared up is shown using a case study.”

An Event Not to be Missed

936063_374021752697756_2128819935_a[1]The exhibition hall and educational sessions at Caesars Palace will be jammed packed with leaders of healthcare, government, insurance, and industry from nearly one hundred countries making The 6th World Medical Tourism Congress the only truly global event the medical tourism industry.

Delegates will take part in an agenda second to none featuring industry thought leaders and innovators from around the globe. The congress is more than a trade show it has been designed for intense networking and collaboration. Executive Summits and Industry Leadership Forums will present delegates with the opportunity to network with their peers and establish global affiliations. The NetworkingSoftware will provide a platform for attendees to connect prior to the event and schedule one on one meetings on site.

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