PRLog (Press Release)
- Dec. 28, 2011 -
Maria Todd, CEO of Mercury Healthcare International and the author of 9 healthcare industry best selling books has accepted an invitation to speak at the European Medical Tourism Conference 2012, in Berlin on April 25-27, 2012. The venue for the conference will be the ESTREL which has held the Guinnes Book of Records award for the largest hotel in Germany since 1996.
Her presentation, titled, “Top Strategies for International Hospital Contract Negotiations with U.S. Employers and Health Plans” will help formulate the correct strategies. This is the lead presentation on 27 April. Todd was also invited to participate on the Advisory Board of the conference, now in its 5th year.
Todd is the author of The Managed Care Contracting Handbook, 2nd Edition: Planning & Negotiating the Managed Care Relationship (ISBN:
978-1563273698, released March 2009) and The Physician Employment Contract Handbook, Second Edition: A Guide to Structuring Equitable Arrangements (ISBN: 978-1439813164, released Feb 2011) and two other books on physician-hospital integration, including IPA, PHO, and MSO Development Strategies: Building Successful Provider Alliances (HFMA Healthcare Financial Management Series) (ISBN: 978-0786311194, released January 1997) and Physician Integration:
Refocusing the Lens (ISBN: 978-1439813089, to be released in 2012). Her two medical tourism titles, Medical Tourism Facilitator's Handbook (ISBN:978-1439812839, released November 2011) and Handbook of Medical Tourism Program Development:
Developing Globally Integrated Health Systems (ISBN: 978-1439813140 release December 2011) have been enjoying record sales and have been difficult to keep in stock at Amazon.com.
Review copies and interviews are available.
Other featured thought leaders who accepted invitations to present include: Ruben Toral, former marketing executive for Bumrungrad International Hospital, and fellow authors Elizabeth A. Ziemba, JD, MPH, Laszló Púczkó, PhD and Scott Frankum.
More information about the conference is available at www.emtc2012.com
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Maria K Todd, MHA PhD is the CEO of Mercury Healthcare International. MHI is the largest globally integrated health delivery system available to self-funded employer sponsored health and wellness benefits for USA, expatriate and traveling employees. Its provider network of more than 800,000 healthcare facilities, professionals and ancillary providers spans all 50 US States and 92 countries.Photo: