Medical tourism and information technology

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To facilitate medical tourism and travel around the world, information technology is necessary for patients. The technology provides medical records for patients and to their providers along with aiding in scheduling and many other areas of patient care. This chapter describes the importance of technology to provide information on medical patients who travel away from their country of origin.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMedical Tourism and Wellness
Subtitle of host publicationHospitality Bridging Healthcare (H2H)
PublisherApple Academic Press
Number of pages39
ISBN (Electronic)9781771885065
ISBN (Print)9781771885058
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017
Externally publishedYes


  • Healthcare
  • Healthcare tourism
  • Hospitality
  • Information technology
  • Medical tourists
  • Medical travel destinations

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Economics, Econometrics and Finance
  • General Business, Management and Accounting
  • General Medicine


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