West Palm Beach, FL, August 19, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- In 1983, Dr. Prathap Reddy launched India’s first corporate hospital. An integrated healthcare company, the group has around 8,500 beds across 52 hospitals, over 1000 pharmacies and 100 diagnostic clinics, medical business process outsourcing services, health insurance services, and clinical research divisions with a focus on epidemiological studies, stem cell research and genetic research. To develop talent for the burgeoning need of superior healthcare delivery, the group has 10 nursing & hospital management colleges. Harnessing technology to enhance access across India and share the repository of knowledge, there are over 100 telemedicine units across 7 countries.
“Being a global healthcare player with over 52 hospitals worldwide, Apollo Hospitals, needs to establish stronger working relationships with all the major insurance companies in the USA and with large corporations seeking cost effective healthcare,” said Anil K Maini, President-Corporate Development of Apollo Hospitals Group.
A budget has been allocated to bring in up to 200 "Buyers" of healthcare, including insurance companies, employers, and governments to the congress. The conference will feature up to 2,000 attendees, up to 140 exhibitors and sponsors, and over 100 speakers from over 60 countries. This medical tourism and international health insurance conference will bring buyers and sellers of healthcare from all six continents.
The conference is the dedicated annual event of the Medical Tourism Association, the nonprofit trade association in the Medical Tourism industry, http://www.medicaltourismassociation.com, and media partner Medical Tourism Magazine, http://www.medicaltourismmag.com, the only dedicated magazine for the medical tourism and global healthcare industry, and by Medical Tourism City, www.medicaltourismcity.com, a social network for the medical tourism and global healthcare industry with over one thousand participants from over sixty countries.
The 3rd World Medical Tourism and Global Healthcare Congress will also feature two additional conferences, the Expatriate Healthcare, Travel Insurance and Global Health Insurance Conference, http://www.expatriateconference.com, which focuses on international employers and insurance companies, and the Sustainable Healthcare and Hospital Development Conference, www.healthcaredevelopmentconference.com, which focuses on the growth of medical tourism in the healthcare sector and the building and development of healthcare facilities around the world.
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