Tag: medical tourism industry

Healthcare

Raising awareness and developing a medical tourism industry in Australia

Australia has always been a popular tourist destination due to its unique natural beauty, but now Australia is taking steps to establish itself as a medical tourism destination. Despite having some of the world’s best medical facilities, Australia’s market share in global medical tourism has been relatively small. This is due to a number of…

15 Oct 2014, by Informa Australia

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