MEDICAL TOURISM SECTOR ASKS FOR A FAIR GO
Written on the 15 September 2010 by Tom Reid
Medical tourism is bracing to become a $100 billion global industry by 2012, but its prospects in Australia could be hindered by misconceptions. The fact remains that for many Australians, having cosmetic or other elective surgery locally is not always financially viable.
A RECENTLY launched medical tourism agency has called for mutual respect from local health practitioners as ‘misconceptions and slander’ present major challenges for the industry in Australia.
Author: Tom Reid