Medical Tourism: a comparison

Experts claim the phenomenon of medical tourism is comparable to how competition changed the U.S. auto industry. “More people are engaging in medical tourism because...

Medical Tourism and Healthcare in Costa Rica: Part IV

What is the quality of Costa Rica’s healthcare system? The short answer is very good. It might come as a surprise to many, but a...

Medical Tourism and Healthcare in Costa Rica: Part III

Why would someone from a developed country like the U.S. or Canada go to a developing country like Costa Rica for medical care? Quality! The third...

Medical Tourism and Healthcare in Costa Rica: Part II

Why would someone from a developed country like the U.S. or Canada go to a developing country like Costa Rica for medical care? There are...

Medical Tourism and Healthcare in Costa Rica: Part I

"The closest thing to heaven on earth.” That is how the National Geographic Channel rated Costa Rica in 2008. With its beautiful beaches, numerous volcanoes, and...