Tag: affordable healthcare

Health & Healthcare

Is medical tourism a viable industry for Australia to specialise in?

Having been for a while somewhat a niche in the¬†international healthcare industry, medical tourism is a burgeoning business around the globe. As it is still in its infancy, however, precise data on the sector is yet to be collated. That said, the early signs shown in the industry are certainly promising, as can be evidenced…

28 Jul 2014, by Informa Australia

Health & Healthcare

How can we make healthcare more affordable for Australians?

The Australian healthcare system is one of the top four amongst the western countries according to a recent report conducted by the Commonwealth Fund. Yet the industry is met with soaring demand, underfunding and resource constraints. Private health insurers are playing a more important role than before to help and improve the healthcare system, in…

7 Jul 2014, by Informa Australia