Understanding legal issues in MT

Understanding Legal issues from Dr. Prem’s guidebook on Medical Tourism helps a medical tourist understand factors of a legal system. Medical tourists need to ensure the country they are travelling too to seek care has properly established laws when it comes to healthcare and the protection of patients, and a regulatory body that enforces it.

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Patients need to ensure that they will receive the due legal recourse in case of medical malpractice. Before signing an agreement with the foreign facility, patients should ask about the terms and conditions of the medical insurance, what international standards the facility meets and the liability that the medical staff assumes in case of malpractice.

Ransom ware in medical tourism and hospitals. Patients should beware

Ransom ware in medical tourism and hospitals. Patients should beware

Introduction – Ransom ware is coming to medical devices: Ransom ware is malicious software which encrypts your computer files. When it…
Legal issues to consider when travelling overseas for medical tourism

Legal issues to consider when travelling overseas for medical tourism

As the medical tourism sector is on the rise, many patients are traveling to other countries to obtain affordable and…
Why affiliation of healthcare centers with international organizations is important

Why affiliation of healthcare centers with international organizations is important

The international accreditation is the best way to determine the standards of a particular hospital or clinic. Many non-accredited medical…
Understanding legal issues related to medical tourism

Understanding legal issues related to medical tourism

The medical tourism industry is flourishing day by day and more patients are travelling to other countries to obtain affordable…
Tips medical tourists should know about legal issues

Tips medical tourists should know about legal issues

Before signing the agreement, you should follow certain steps to ensure the quality of service available, such as: Enquiring about…
What medical tourists need to know about legal recourse

What medical tourists need to know about legal recourse

The idea of legal recourse is something all medical tourists need to consider before travelling. Most medical facilities catering to…
Protecting yourself from legal issues during medical tourism

Protecting yourself from legal issues during medical tourism

Prior to agreeing to any consent forms provided by the treating facility, ensure that all the terms and conditions are…
Key legal terms to understand for medical tourism

Key legal terms to understand for medical tourism

While understanding the legalities involved in medical tourism and the legal system of the host countries, you must ensure that…
Understanding legal issues for medical tourism

Understanding legal issues for medical tourism

Healthcare and medical tourism have become a matter of global concern today. There are many legal issues associated which should…
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