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Medical Tourism Association® Free Webcast to Address Continuum of Care for Traveling Patients
Interactive Online Presentation Emphasizes Aftercare Transitions, Wednesday, April 7, 1 p.m.
“Continuum of Care for the Traveling Patient,” speaks to the critical attention that doctors, nurses, hospital staff and medical tourism facilitators must collaborate on to ensure a full recovery.
Dr. Kevin Huffman, medical director at Medical Travel Associates, will lead the presentation which will include:
n -- Illustration of pre-travel and pre-op procedures;
n --- Clinical post-travel pathways for patients;
n -- Primary physician roles in the travel continuum of care;
n -- Physician/
n -- Analysis of potential risks and clinical care deficiencies in travel practices and hospital and aftercare facilities.
To register for the webcast, go to https://health.webex.com/
“Safe transitions require collaboration among providers – most importantly -- at admission to the facility and then when the medical tourism patient leaves,” said Renée-Marie Stephano (http://www.medicaltourismcongress.com/
Dr. Huffman, a board certified primary care physician, speaks extensively about safety issues related to the medical tourism experience that reduce perioperative and travel risk, improve clinical outcomes and increase patient referrals to domestic and international hospitals and surgical centers.
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