• AI improving hospital's reputation!
    In the digital era there are lots of powerful tools which offer patients a possibility to easily share their hospital experiences, opinions, recommendations. That has a huge impact on hospital's reputation so they need to build a new relationship with patients to stand the quality.
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  • EU Parliament: funding for health tourism
    The European Parliament hosted and HTI attended a high-level conference in Brussels on 27th of September 2017, as a celebration of the International Tourism Day. The EU is investing in the long-term sustainability of Europe as the number one destination for world health tourism.
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  • Which are the best destinations for dental tourism? Where to go for dental care?
    Dental tourism is a booming industry with the increasing number of people looking for dental treatments abroad. How do patients choose destination? What the criteria are and how far would people go for dental care? Why is Europe such a popular destination? Who are the most frequent visitors? HTI Conference 2018 organizes panel discussion on latest trends and perspectives.
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  • Selfie in diagnosing cancer
    Scientists have designed a revolutionary new cancer screening tool that they believe can diagnose pancreatic cancer by analysing a user’s selfie. Early screening for pancreatic cancer is critical, since it has one of the lowest survival rates among all cancers.
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  • Is Blockchain the answer?
    Public expenditure on health care and long-term care has been increasing over the last decades in all EU Member States. In 2015, it accounted for 8.7% of GDP in the EU and could reach up to 12.6% of GDP in 2060, according to the Joint Report on Health Care and Long-term Care Systems and Fiscal Sustainability. Is there a way to reduce overhead costs and to keep healthcare available?
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  • Why is 2017 crucial for the future of healthcare?
    For the first time since 1950 the working age population is beginning to decline. Also, we are facing a dramatic increase in the population aged 65 and over.

    What impact does these changes have on marketers? Is this an opportunity for the innovations in healthcare marketing?

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  • What is Presenteeism?
    According to Integrated Benefits Institute data poor health takes approximately $576 billion annually out of the U.S. economy with 39 percent of that being attributed to lost productivity due to absenteeism and presenteeism. How companies can reduce the costs of "missed work"?
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  • Press Release 21/07/2017
    “I would like to announce the exclusive Africa summit. For the very first time in Europe we will organize focused health tourism meetings with key stakeholders from this enormous market", says Zdeslav Radovčić, Chairman of the Board and founder of the HTI Conference.
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  • The irresistible charm of Zagreb
    If you are coming to Croatia, do not miss to visit Zagreb. At least for a short while. You will be delighted by its European charm with nicely preserved traces of Austro-Hungarian tradition, beautiful parks and promenades close to the city centre, and vibrancy of the streets, especially during the holidays or summer months.
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  • 10th World Medical Tourism and Global Healthcare Congress
    This year’s World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress will be held in Los Angeles from October 2 – 4, 2017. The tenth edition of the Congress is the central event of the American Medical Tourism Association, an international organization promoting health tourism and global healthcare industry.
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  • HTI Conference 2017 under the patronage of the Republic of Croatia
    We are very proud to announce that the next Health Tourism Industry Conference will be held under the patronage of the President of Croatia, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović. The importance of the event happening between 28th of February and 2nd of March 2017 has been recognized by the Republic of Croatia, which is one the greatest acknowledgments for our efforts in developing the industry.
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  • Poliklinka Bagatin, one of the leading regional medical providers at the HTI in Rovinj
    Located in Zagreb, Poliklinika Bagatin is one of Croatia´s leading multispecialty clinics, with over 21 years of experience providing patients with high quality and aesthetic services. According to Deloitte it is one of the fastest-growing small and medium-sized medical institutions in this part of Europe.
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  • The World Medical Tourism Summit postponed, HTI Conference up next after Washington!
    Fall 2017 is the new date for The World Medical Tourism Summit happening in Abu Dhabi.
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  • Health tourism in Italy has a positive outlook
    Until now, tourists have been attracted by artistic and natural beauty of the country. The authorities however plan to invest more and develop health tourism in Italy and benefit from the growing numbers of medical tourists.

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  • GCR.org - The Global Clinic Rating
    The GCR (also known as the "Global Clinic Rating") is the world's largest medical clinic standards & accreditation body, daily monitoring almost 500,000 medical facilities worldwide across 126 countries, with 2000+ medical clinics now GCR verified or accredited.
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