Articles & News

Is your Website Negatively Impacting the Patient Experience?

Thanks to digital advancements, the first point of contact between international patients and medical travel providers is a website. Medical tourists can obtain all the essential information they require to make a medical travel decision without leaving their homes with just a click of a button. Therefore, your website forms an interface between your medical travel program and potential health payers and, as such, will likely have a strong impact on the success (or lack thereof) of your program.
Read Article→

Grand Richmond Hotel Achieves GHA's WellHotel® Accreditation for Medical Travel & Well-being

GHA WellHotel Accreditation medical tourism well-being
Read Article→

Lord Baltimore Hotel Shares Insights into Brand Attractiveness and Success Leveraging the GBAC STAR/GHA WellHotel Accreditation

In this interview, Wellness Tourism, Global Healthcare Resources’ official wellness tourism website, sits with Onahlea Shimunek, General Manager, and Lee Johnson-Lowe, Director of Sales at Lord Baltimore Hotel, to discuss the shift in wellness tourism and its recent acquisition of the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC) and Global Healthcare Accreditation (GHA) WellHotel Accreditation
Read Article→

VitalLife Achieves GHA’s Certification for Excellence in Medical Travel Patient Experience

VitalLife GHA Certification for Excellence in Medical Travel Patient Experience
Read Article→

Don’t Let Money Ruin A Great Medical Travel Experience

For patients, the process of paying for healthcare services is often a stressful one. Will my insurance cover X treatment? What is the deductible and co-pay? Why do costs vary so much from one provider to the other for the same treatment?
Read Article→

How Do You Define Quality in Medical Travel?

Imagine for a moment that you woke up this morning with a very sore throat. You decide to take some zinc lozenges and head to work. However, by early evening you are feeling worse so you go to your local clinic to see a physician.
Read Article→

The Importance of Empathy in Medical Travel

Increasingly, healthcare providers are operating in a multicultural environment characterized by interactions with patients who hold different values, world-views and perhaps even differing perspectives and practices regarding their health and wellness. This reality across providers can lead to challenges in providing culturally competent and respectful care.
Read Article→

Best Practices for Managing Travel in Medical Travel

One aspect that separates the medical travel industry from other forms of healthcare delivery is the travel component. Medical travel patients very frequently have to fly long distances to reach the destination and do so when they may have compromised health conditions.
Read Article→

Aonang Princeville Villa Resort and Spa Demonstrating Its Commitment to Health and Safety through GBAC STAR/GHA Accreditation

In this interview with Wellness Tourism, the official wellness tourism website for Global Healthcare Resources, Ms. Kusuma Kinglek, Chief Executive Officer of Aonang Princeville Villa Resort and Spa highlights the current consumer demands for wellness and medical travel and how the GBAC STAR/GHA accreditation sets it apart as a global leader in the industry.
Read Article→

Life Care Consultants Achieves GHA For Business Accreditation

GHA for Business Accreditation, health, safety and well-being
Read Article→

Raising the Benchmark: GHA Healthcare Accreditation and GBAC Discuss Redefining Wellness and Safety Standards

There are a number of programs or guidelines that have been launched during the pandemic to address COVID-19 safety concerns for hotel guests, including screening, social distancing, contactless check-in, etc. GBAC STAR/GHA WellHotel Accreditation addresses these concerns but goes beyond that to ensure work practices, procedures and systems are in place to prepare for, respond to, recover from, and be resilient in all types of situations – current and future - that involve biohazardous materials.
Read Article→

Bangpakok 9 International Hospital Achieves GHA's COVID-19 Certification of Conformance for Medical Travel

Covid-19 Certification medical tourism
Read Article→

CareATC Achieves GHA For Business Accreditation

GHA For Business Accreditation safety, health and well-being
Read Article→

Lord Baltimore Hotel Earns GBAC STAR™ / GHA WellHotel® Accreditation for Medical Travel

Read Article→

Northern Arizona Healthcare Achieves GHA For Business Accreditation

GHA For Business safety, health and well-being accreditation
Read Article→

The Gold Standard of Accreditations for Employee Safety, Health, & Well-being

GHA For Business Accreditation Employee Safety, Health and Well-being
Read Article→

GHA Launches GHA For Business and Issues Organizational Resiliency Guidelines Amidst Omicron and Emerging Variants

GHA For Business resiliency, health, safety and well-being
Read Article→

Morying Clinic Aesthetic and Wellness Center Chiangmai Achieves GHA's COVID-19 Certification of Conformance for Medical Travel

Morying Clinic Aesthetic and Wellness Center Covid-19 Certification
Read Article→

It's Time to Re-recruit Your Employees

GHA For Business
Read Article→

Navigating the Mental Health Crisis in the Post-COVID-19 Workplace

Mental Health - GHA For Business Accreditation
Read Article→