PRIVATE HEALTHCARE AND EUROPEAN UNION: INTERVIEW TO ILARIA GIANNICO, SECRETARY GENERAL OF UEHP

What is UEHP and what is the role of private hospitals across Europe? “UEHP is a non-profit organisation established in 1991, representing around 5.000 private hospitals accredited by contract with Social Insurances all over Europe. Our members are national private hospital federations in 17 European Countries. It is estimated that the private hospitals in Europe represent the 20% of the global market, a healthcare alternative that has become indispensable for the citizens. Our aim is to help generate the political and

PREMIUM SEMINAR: A FOCUS ON MARKETS

The seminar will focus on what patients from these four key markets look for when seeking for healthcare treatments abroad: Russia UAE and Arab Countries East Europe Africa Those countries has been chosen as forefront of this young business which especially in these nations, is exponentially growing. Three key facilitators and opinion leaders from these markets will provide insights on motivations, specialties mainly looked for, habits and cultural / religious needs, destinations mainly seeked today and other information essential to be prepared to enter successfully these markets. Registration

MARKET INSIGHT MEETINGS: A BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

Market Insight Meetings are Business Speed Dates which will allow a maximum of 20 professional visitors to meet selected Hosted Buyers. Each Meeting is dedicated to a single regional area to allow visitors to focus on markets of interest. The registration fee to one or more Market Insight Meetings includes Two Days Pass for May 25 and 26, and access to the Business Matching platform (online from May 2) to arrange meetings with exhibitors. Market Insight Meetings are a real opportunity for Business, and will allow Professional Visitors to

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW AVAILABLE

Online registration is now open on Intercare official website. The registration gives access to all conferences and round tables of the exhibition and it will be possible to buy one day of two days pass for Professional Operators days or one day pass for Visitors. Every registration also grants access to the Business Matching Platform (online from May 2) to arrange meetings with Exhibitors. In our Registration area it is also possible to register to Market Insight Meetings, to meet buyers from Russia, Arab Emirates

NEW BOOTHS IN LEONARDO LOUNGE NOW AVAILABLE

Intercare is a growing success, with all booths in the main lobby sold-out. Because of demand from new exhibitors, we are making available new booths in the Leonardo Lounge. New booths are more agile and located in an open environment in the Leonardo Lounge, an exclusive room, inside the historical location of Palazzo delle Stelline, in front of the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie, home of “The Last Supper” by Leonardo Da Vinci. Here, all exhibitors will have the chance to promote themselves

MEDICAL TOURISM AND ARAB MARKET: INTERVIEW TO RANIA KIMRAKJI

Arab Market is expanding constantly: which trends are Arab patients following? How Italy and European countries can meet their need? To these questions will answer Rania Kimrakji, Founder and Managing Director of Royalty Consultants.  What is the situation of the Arab market in terms of Incoming and Outgoing in Medical Tourism?  How is this market evolving, in particular in the UAE? “Despite having potential in its state of art medical infrastructure, technology most of the Gulf Corporation Countries and other Arab countries

INTERCARE ON ITALIAN MEDIA: HEALTH TOURISTS

More and more frequently, Medical Tourism attracts public and media attention. The reason lies in in the strong growth of the phenomenon recorded in recent years. The recent article “Health Tourists” published in one the first Italian newspapers “Il Corriere della Sera”, has highlighted the conclusions of the study by Sda Bocconi University. Medical Tourism incomings , in Italian market, in fact, increased by 10 – 30% and involves mainly Medical Tourists coming from: Russia Swiss Saudi Arabia Kuwait United Arab Emirates Albania The enlargement of the sector has

INTERCARE: SEVERAL EXHIBITORS ASSOCIATED WITH ASSOLOMBARDA WILL BE PRESENT

Among various centers of medical excellence taking part to Intercare, many exhibitors associated with Assolombarda confirmed their participation; Assolombarda, which will also be patron of the fair.  The last stands for exhibitors willing to participate to Intercare are sold-out. Intercare is Italy’ First International Medical Tourism Exhibition that will take place in Milan from May 25th to May 27th. Intercare will host several Italian and International companies that will participate to exhibit, present, visit or take part to one of the

CNAO FOUNDATION IS GOLD SPONSOR OF INTERCARE

The participation of CNAO Foundation as Gold Sponsor at Intercare is confirmed. The National Centre of Oncological Hadrontherapy is an innovative and technologically advanced clinical facility, established by the Italian Ministry of Health for treating radio-resistant or inoperable tumors with carbon ions and protons. CNAO Foundation is also renowned for its effort in clinical radiobiological and translational research activities, in fact, rapid technological progress in recent years, has allowed CNAO Foundation to promote utilisation of a forefront technique as Hadrontherapy, representing fully-fledged, this way,  a real medical

MEDICAL TOURISM TRENDS AND DESTINATIONS: INTERVIEW TO MERT AKKOK

Which are the main trends that are leading patients who choose to travel for their medical treatments? How has the sector evolved in the last few years? How can a country establish itself in Medical Tourism market? Mert Akkok, general manager of B2B Encounters, will answer to these question   What is B2B Encounters and what are its objectives? “B2B Encounters is a medical tourism marketing project. It is both the name of our company and our international b2b networking forum, which we have now