1) How do I find patients for my organization?
2) How do I update my healthcare tourism opportunity listing
3) Can I enter HTML into the "healthcare tourism Opportunity Description" when adding a healthcare tourism opportunity listing?"
4) When will my healthcare tourism opportunity listing expire and be deleted?
5) Do I need to login to use your web site?
6) We are a for-profit hospital or organization? Can we still list on your site?
7) I never listed my organization on this web site. Why did I receive an email thanking me for adding a healthcare tourism opportunity?
8) How much does it cost to list an opportunity?
9) Can I list jobs on this web site?
10) Can I put a logo and healthcare tourism pictures on my organization listing?
11) What types of healthcare tourism opportunities may I list on the web site?
12) What does the signup process for organizations entail?
13) What kind of providers can sign up on this web site?
14) When will the HealthCare Tourism Certification/Accreditation Service Be Launched?
15) Our company signed up on the HealthCare Trip patient portal. What's the next step to accreditation?
Q. How do I find patients for my organization?
A. Simply visit our add an opportunity page in our organizations section and enter your organization's healthcare tourism opportunity information. Anybody with a legitimate healthcare tourism opportunity may enter a listing; you don't need to be a non-profit or even an organization. You could be just one person launching a new opportunity for patients. Other types of healthcare tourism organizations eligible to join include healthcare tourism operators, hotels, chauffered car services/transport services, travel agents, clinicians, hospitals and independent healthcare clinics, etc.
Q. How do I update my healthcare tourism opportunity listing?
A. Simply login to our organization account and you can either update or delete and re-register your listing. If you wish to view your current listing, you may always search for it using the "Organization Name" search field on our search page
Q. Can I enter HTML into the "Opportunity Description" when adding a healthcare tourism opportunity listing?
A. You may wish to enter HTML into your healthcare tourism opportunity description to highlight certain parts of your description. Common tags are:
Q. When will my healthcare tourism opportunity listing expire and be deleted?
- To make text bold: <b> Enter your Text </b>
- To make text italicized: <i> Enter your Text </i>
- To skip a line: <br /> , you may enter multiples breaks to increase white space between paragraphs. Usually two will be sufficient.
A. As of right now, we do not automatically delete healthcare tourism opportunities. If you want your organization's healthcare tourism account deleted, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Q. Do I need to login to use your web site?
A. As of right now, we don't require logins to use our search engine. However, to view an orgnanization's contact information, you will be required to setup a free account. However, if you wish to list healthcare tourism opportunities in our network you must create a login account.
Q. We are a for-profit hospital or organization. Can we still list on your site?
A. Yes, as long as you provide a legitimate healthcare-related healthcare tourism opportunity or service! When you signup you should mention that you are a for-profit organization in the description of your organization entry on the signup page. If you are a non-profit organization, you may wish to specify your status in the opportunity description area as well.
Q. I never listed my organization on this web site. Why did I receive an email thanking me for adding a healthcare tourism opportunity?
A. When our HealthCare Trip mobilization system was first launched in its testing phase, it was an open database system which allowed any person to add a new opportunity to our web site. Patients were adding new opportunities every day to help fellow patients who may want to receive healthcare tourism related services from your organization. If you would like your listing removed, please email the support team. As of January 11, 2007 we have closed this system so only the organization itself may register or submit healthcare tourism opportunities on our system.
Q. How much does it cost to list an opportunity?
A. Our entire web site and services are 100% free for patients. We plan to keep it this way. In fact, we are one of the only related sites that does not charge for patient's services provided on our web site. We are not a health travel abroad broker or tourism operator. We are simply an objective resource for patients who are looking for credible information on health tourism companies. Many sites and organizations charge licensing fees to use its database or health care tourism opportunities, but we are committed to free technology services. If you believe health care tourism should be safe and effective, please make it a point to support us by continuing to use our site.
Q. Can I list jobs on this web site?
A. No, this web site is for legitimate healthcare tourism opportunities only benefiting patients in their health-related travels.
Q. Can I put a logo, healthcare tourism pictures or our organization's healthcare tourism application on my organization listing?
A. Yes, on July. 28, 2006 we launched a new service, which allows organizations to upload a logo, up to two healthcare tourism pictures (in gif or jpg format) and a patient inquiry application (in pdf or doc format) in order to further personalize their listing. If you wish to update your listing to include this in your profile, please submit your profile using our add an opportunity page.
Q. What types of healthcare tourism opportunities may I list on the web site?
A. To answer this question ask yourself does your healthcare tourism opportunity even remotely help or facilitate the healthcare tourism experience in any way, whether clinical, medical research, medical supply distribution, car rentals, lodging, hospital services, medical facility maintenance or any other method? If so, please list your healthcare tourism opportunity on our site. Any direct or indirect health care healthcare tourism opportunity may be listed, from offering services such as driving patients during their stay in the foreign country to providing lodging for patients that may be recovering from surgery.
Q. What does the signup process for organizations entail?
Q. What kind of providers can sign up on this web site?
A. Do you help facilitate any part of the healthcare tourism experience? If so, you can join. Whether you are a hospital, health tourism booking agency or operator, independent clinic, dental clinic, hotel/lodging facility, car rental/chaffeured driver service, surgery center or even an individual provider of health care services in this world, you can join our network for free. Pleaes keep in mind that joining our network is simply the first step in accreditation and does not entail or constitute accreditation of your company.
Q. When will the HealthCare Tourism International Accreditation Service Be Launched?
A. HealthCare Tourism International launched a HealthCare Tourism Cerficiation/Accreditation Service in 2007. We expect to be the world's leading accreditation service for any organization involved in the healthcare tourism industry. Throughout 2007, we will continue to roll out updated versions of our accreditation protocol for hotels, chaffeured car services and healthcare providers as it relates to treating foreign patients from abroad.
Q. Our company signed up on the HealthCare Trip patient portal. What's the next step to accreditation?
A. Please visit this web site, but you will need to login to view the page:
Once you login, you will be able to see how to proceed with Step 2, which entails paying dues.
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