Satori World Medical Partners with Minnesota Benefits Administrator and Preferred Provider Network to Offer U.S. Employers a Medical Travel Benefit Option

HealthEZ Expands Product, Offers Access to International Medical Providers

San Diego, CA, August 10, 2011 --( Satori World Medical has partnered with HealthEZ, a Minnesota-based health plan, to offer its global health care program to their members and clients.

Through this collaboration, Satori World Medical will provide HealthEZ’s members access to a full-service, high quality medical travel program, also known as medical tourism or global healthcare. Under the program, specialized surgical procedures, such as orthopedic, cardiac, bariatric, cosmetic and major dental work can be performed at cost savings of between 40-80 percent when compared to U.S. pricing.

Part of a family-owned healthcare company founded in 1982, HealthEZ is a state-of-the-art, high-tech, high-touch health plan that offers innovative services and solutions for companies with self-funded health plans, including offering the nation’s first PPO, America’s PPO.

“We are very pleased to work in collaboration with Satori World Medical,” said Amir Eftekhari, President, HealthEZ. “Satori's program is consistent with our organization's vision to provide our clients with access to the best healthcare services available, while consistently seeking to lower their health plan costs.”

“Offering a medical travel program is a great opportunity for a healthcare network and benefit administrator to expand and enhance their product offering, said Steven Lash, President and CEO, Satori World Medical. “By providing an international network option, HealthEZ’s clients will now have access to additional quality providers and save significant medical expense, leading to an increase in client retention and profitability.”

Satori World Medical has done extensive due diligence on hospitals and physicians to find the best the world has to offer. Its network features hospitals that meet or exceed U.S. standards of care, are accredited, and monitored regularly by Satori on the quality of care delivered.

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Satori World Medical provides access to its global network of board-certified doctors and worldwide centers of excellence through a high-quality integrated program, which is easily added to any health plan, reducing the costs of surgical procedures by an average of 40-80 percent when compared to the same procedures performed in a U.S. hospital. Its business model is specifically designed to deliver high-quality health care services, share the tremendous cost savings with plan sponsors and their employees and to coordinate all medical and travel services for individuals who need care. For more information about Satori World Medical, call +1 (619) 704-2000 or visit at

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