The Authoritative Guidebook for The Medical Tourist Who wants to Beat the High Cost of Private Healthcare, Jump the long Queue for life-saving surgery and Get High-Quality, Low-cost Healthcare at Hospitals that meet American Standards. How to Successfully Plan your Medical Trip Abroad. Discount Airfare, American-Trained Doctors and Internationally- Accredited Hospitals have made expensive Medical Treatment Affordable for All! Find out how You can benefit from this trend. The success of your treatment abroad depends on many factors. You need hours of intensive research, careful planning, the right contacts and reliable insider-info…For the patient and their family, it can be hard to come by. Imagine the stress of searching for hours on the Internet, sifting through tons of information that is either outdated, irrelevant or plain wrong…Making dozens of long-distance calls and finally, being so overwhelmed with the choices that you don't know what to do. You want to ask a million questions… Finally there's someone you can turn to, for answers to questions such as: - Where can you find low-cost air-tickets for your trip abroad? - How to pick your treatment destination? - How to arrange your passport and visa? - What are the documents you must carry for your trip abroad? - What can you expect to pay for specific surgical procedures? - What to look for, before choosing a hospital? - What to ask your Doctors? - How to manage your travel and treatment costs? - What are the patient amenities and services you can expect during your hospital stay - Incredible Partner Savings! How your partner can save with elective cosmetic procedures or dental work. - How to negotiate your FREE vacation package (Your hospital will pick up the tab!) - Are there 'hidden expenses' you should be aware of? - How to get reliable help with planning your travel and treatment abroad - The unvarnished truth about agents and brokers (Benefits and pitfalls of hiring an agent/broker) - The commission you can expect to pay your agent/broker - Different types of health insurance and how to make the most of them. - How to save with an employer-sponsored health plan? (With some plans, you can get your employer to pick up your entire medical tourism tab and share a percentage of their savings. What does this extra cash bonus mean to you? That's right, FREE MONEY!) - How to Successfully file a medical insurance claim for your treatment abroad - What to watch out for during your stay abroad - What can go wrong- and what can you do about it? - How to prepare for a medical emergency abroad - What to carry to a foreign country - Directory of Worldwide Medical Providers - Answers to Frequently Asked Questions - Helpful pointers about food, lodging, public transportation, local customs and laws…and more! Now you can have all these answers handed to you on a platter! The more you Know, the less you leave to Chance!