Navigation Links
Medeguide and Patients Beyond Borders Collaborate to Feature Global Healthcare Options Online

Partnership creates single-source solution for leading medical destinations, doctors and treatment packages

Bangkok, Thailand (PRWEB) May 26, 2009 -- Patients Beyond Borders, one of the most recognized names in the medical travel industry and the go-to consumer guide for affordable, high-quality healthcare overseas, has agreed to be a content partner for Medeguide, a new web portal to help patients connect with doctors online.

Set to launch June 30, 2009 at the Healthcare Travel Congress in Singapore, Medeguide will provide site visitors with a directory of doctors and treatment packages available at leading US-accredited hospitals around the world.

Patients Beyond Borders will develop content for Medeguide's "Destinations" section, which includes information for prospective patients about popular medical travel destinations throughout Asia, Latin America, and the EU.

This joint effort brings together two medical travel industry leaders: Ruben Toral, founder and CEO of Medeguide, is the former group marketing director for Bumrungrad International hospital and president of the International Medical Travel Association ( Josef Woodman, author of Patients Beyond Borders, is an industry veteran with extensive publishing, healthcare, and Internet experience.

The collaboration will provide healthcare consumers with robust information on international medical tourism destinations, leading hospitals and physicians, and treatment packages. "This is a perfect fit," comments Mr. Toral. "Through this partnership, Medeguide now offers visitors a one-stop source of information that enables them to easily search and find the right destination, doctor, and treatment."

For Mr. Woodman, the online collaboration with Medeguide is a natural extension for Patients Beyond Borders. Its international Second Edition and several country-specific titles are the world's bestselling series on medical tourism. "We like the Medeguide model," says Mr. Woodman. "This partnership broadens our online offerings to patients and helps healthcare consumers form early connections with some of the best doctors in the world."

About Medeguide
Medeguide ( is a Web portal that helps patients connect with doctors online, and provides doctors and hospitals with an Internet platform to promote their services and treatment packages. Scheduled to debut June 30, 2009, Medeguide will feature profiles of leading international hospitals, doctors, and treatment packages.

About Patients Beyond Borders
Patients Beyond Borders ( is the bestselling consumer guide to medical tourism. Its imprint, Healthy Travel Media, based in Chapel Hill, NC, publishes books, eBooks, and Web-based consumer reference information on medical and wellness travel.

# # #

Read the full story at

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. Senior Advertising Executive Joins Medeguide
2. Top International Hospitals Join Medeguide
3. Medeguide Announces Online Marketing Partnership with Admax Plus to Promote Doctors and Treatment Packages Online
4. A first choice of renal function tests in hepatectomy patients
5. IBM Helps Ling Tung University Build System to Monitor and Analyze Patients Health at Home
6. Its Summer; Patients Need Us to Donate Blood!
7. FDA Approves SAMSCA(TM) (tolvaptan), the First and Only Oral Vasopressin Antagonist to Treat Patients With Clinically Significant Hypervolemic and Euvolemic Hyponatremia
8. Methamphetamine Use Triples Among Pregnant Rehab Patients
9. Specialty care costs for patients with bipolar disorder are higher than diabetes and other chronic diseases
10. Specialty Care Costs for Patients With Bipolar Disorder Are Higher Than Diabetes and Other Chronic Diseases
11. Abbotts XIENCE V(R) Demonstrates Impressive Low Rates of Repeat Procedure, Stent Thrombosis and Major Adverse Cardiac Events in Complex, Real World Patients in SPIRIT V Study
Post Your Comments:
Related Image:
Medeguide and Patients Beyond Borders Collaborate to Feature Global Healthcare Options Online
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... "With 30 hand-drawn hand gesture animations, FCPX ... Austin - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , ProHand Cartoon’s package transforms over ... Cut Pro X . Simply select a ProHand generator and drag it above media ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... As a lifelong Southern Californian, Dr. Omkar ... M.D from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He trained in Internal ... complete his fellowship in hematology/oncology at the UCLA-Olive View-Cedars Sinai program where he had ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... On Friday, June 10, ... Bronze Wellness at Work award to iHire in recognition of their exemplary accomplishments in ... the 7th annual Maryland Workplace Health & Wellness Symposium at the BWI Marriott in ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... A recent article ... people are unfamiliar with. The article goes on to state that individuals are now ... of these less common operations such as calf and cheek reduction. The Los Angeles ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... June 19, ... the dangers associated with chronic pain and the benefits of holistic treatments, Serenity ... who are suffering with Sickle Cell Disease. , Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) is a ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 Revolutionary ... Oticon , industry leaders in advanced audiology ... of Oticon Opn ™, the world,s first internet ... possibilities for IoT devices.      (Photo: ... introduces a number of ,world firsts,: , ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... MEDIA, Pa. , June 23, 2016 ... treatments in an outpatient dialysis facility.  Treatments are usually ... to 6 hours per visit, including travel time, equipment ... on a patient, but especially grueling for patients who ... residents of a skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers for ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... June 23, 2016  Experian Health, the ... transforming the patient payment and care experience, ... new products and services that will enhance ... cycle offerings. These award-winning solutions will enable ... remain compliant in an ever-changing environment and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: