Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Domestic Medical Tourism - Discounted health care in USA

Domestic medical tourism is the latest concept in the medical tourism industry. Domestic medical tourism means traveling from one city to another or one state to another within one's own country for health care that is either not available in one's city or is less expensively available in another city.

Domestic medical tourism goes by several other names, such as, medical tourism within US, local medical tourism, inbound medical tourism, out of state medical travel, in-country medical travel, etc.

Watch the video below to learn more about this cost-effective way of receiving medical care within the US.

Benefits of domestic medical travel within USA
  1. Low cost for elective high-cost major surgeries

  2. High quality of care as hospitals are accredited by the Joint Commission (JCAHO)

  3. Shorter traveling distance compared to international medical tourism

  4. No language or cultural barriers

  5. Access of legal recourse

Hospitals offering domestic medical tourism
Healthbase works with several domestic providers of quality healthcare that are spread across the United States. Find out an accredited hospital near you that offers affordable domestic medical tourism.

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