West Palm Beach, FL, February 18, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- The Medical Tourism Magazine releases podcast with Jessica Johnson, Director of Operations, Medical Tourism Association
Jessica Johnson, Director of Operations for the MTA, sits down one on one to discuss FAM Trips, otherwise known as a Familiarization Trip. Ms. Johnson highlights some of the most valuable benefits as well as specific details regarding participation and arranging one of these remarkable tours. Don’t miss this important educational podcast by going to the Medical Tourism Magazine website. Follow the link http://www.medicaltourismmag.com/interview.php?Req=29 to listen.
A Familiarization Trip is designed with the purpose of highlighting the quality of care within a specific region, allowing buyers to gain a patient perspective. Insurance companies, facilitators, and consultants will have an opportunity to visit hospitals and clinics as well as participate in tourism activities.
Countries hosting a FAM trip are exposed to numerous benefits. “During a trip, the buyer will get to see first-hand the quality of healthcare the destination brings and will also get to create new relationships face-to-face,” says Jessica Johnson.
A country may set up a FAM Trip with the Medical Tourism Association by contacting Jessica Johnson at Jessica@medicaltourismassociation.com or by calling (561) 791-2000
The Medical Tourism Association is the first international non-profit association made up of the top international hospitals, healthcare providers, medical travel facilitators, insurance companies, and other affiliated companies and members with the common goal of promoting the highest level of quality of healthcare to patients in a global environment. Our Association promotes the interests of its healthcare provider and medical tourism facilitators members. The Medical Tourism Association has three tenets: Transparency, Communication and Education.