The Finnish Healthcare System

The Finnish healthcare system provides comprehensive and high-quality healthcare from primary healthcare services to specialized medical care. Knowledge and expertise have enabled Finland to reach a steady position as one of the wealthiest, healthiest and most prosperous countries in the world. Finland has a longer life expectancy than the EU average and is ranked as…

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The island of Korčula will host the first Conference on health tourism on the Croatian islands that will take place on 17 and 18 May 2018 in Vela Luka, Hotel Korkyra. The event is organized by the Member of the European Parliament Ms Ruža Tomašić, in collaboration with the Municipality of Vela Luka and the Local Action Group LAG 5. The Conference…

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Prof. Nikola Čičak, DSc, MD, Director of Akromion Special Hospital

Akromion Special Hospital is the largest private orthopedic hospital in Croatia, celebrating its tenth anniversary this year. Its professional team member and Director, Professor Nikola Čičak, DSc, MD, Orthopedics Specialist, is an internationally renowned orthopedist whose narrow specialization is shoulder surgery and hip replacement.   “Keeping up with the latest trends in modern medicine, individual…

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Comprehensive and individual approach to customer care in Bagatin Clinic: The Zagreb story…

As a destination, Croatia offers high quality medical services, with prospect of becoming one of the most popular medical tourism destinations in Central Europe. What makes Croatia, and Zagreb, so recognizable on the medical tourism map is their year – round offer of high – quality health services based on the use of state-of-the-art technology…

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During the 8th HTI Conference, a checkpoint in cooperation with the non-profit association Healthy under Sun (Zdravi pod suncem) will be offered: several Croatian dermatologists from the Croatian Clinical Hospital Sisters of Charity (KBC Sestre Milosrdnice) led by Dr Sanja Poduje, will perform preventive checks of skin and moles to all interested participants, and provide recommendations for further care…

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ITB Berlin partnered with HTI

ITB Berlin – the world’s largest tourism fair confirmed a partnership with HTI. The collaboration is a continuation of the policy of strategic networking of the HTI Conference with world industry leaders, organizations and events. ITB Berlin at the 2017 edition hosted over 10,000 exhibitors from 185 countries and recorded over 109,000 visitors. The organizer announces…

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Deloitte’s Insights in Health Tourism

HTI Conference’s partner Deloitte works with both private and public-sector entities involved in health tourism sector. Deloitte identifies, analyses and continually monitors changes at PESTL levels, which may dramatically impact the developmental direction of the health tourism sector on a global level, but also case based i.e. on specific markets (country level). Deloitte’s forecasts of the most…

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Starting Great Investments

At the beginning of 2018, a significant legislative change was introduced in Croatia, which will have important and positive implications for the future of health tourism. One of the major innovations is the regulation of the provision of health tourism services, which extends the number of providers of tourism services in health tourism – besides…

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HTI Regional Office for Russia and CIS

At the beginning of December, HTI established the Russia and CIS countries Regional Office. The main goal is to establish close cooperation with major partners in health tourism, educational programs, doctor exchange program and buyers networking. Entering the area of the most perspective markets, where the fastest results can be expected, HTI strengthens its position…

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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. The technology, called ‘BiliScreen’ detect changes in the colour of a person’s sclera (white of…

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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”? One of the strategies is to implement a supportive work environment with new…

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Press Release 21/07/2017

8th HTI Conference – the leading European conference on health tourism industry to be held in Zagreb, Croatia Zagreb, July 21, 2017 – The HTI (Health Tourism Industry) Conference, one of the most significant global events of its kind, will be held from 1-3 March 2018 in Zagreb. By entering its eight edition HTI Conference has…

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Poliklinka Bagatin, one of the leading regional medical providers at the HTI in Rovinj

Croatia is a country with highly developed tourism services, numerous natural wonders and preserved natural environment, in addition to a variety of offerings among which health tourism is one of unquestionable importance with 170 years of tradition. Health tourism in Croatia is one of the key tourism products by 2020with a leading role in extension…

Read more – 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. The GCR accreditation is based on factual data – looking at the level of expertise, facilities, services…

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PlacidWay and HTI Conference forge partnership

HTI Conference partner PlacidWay, a leader in the medical tourism industry, is a US-based company focused on connecting patients and medical providers from around the globe. Founded in 2007, PlacidWay has evolved into a recognized brand in the industry providing full-service solutions from marketing and education to patient coordination, logistics and provider management. PlacidWay’s network…

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Top 5 European destinations in health tourism and special acknowledgment for Croatia

Health Tourism Industry conference will be held in Croatia for the second time from February 28th until March 2nd. During the Gala Dinner Awards in Rovinj, which is partnered with Croatian National Tourist Board, prizes will be given to the best European destinations in health tourism for 2017. The winners were chosen based on research Medical Tourism Indexand…

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Termatalia Mexico 2016

Members of HTI Conference will participate in the 16th edition of International Fair of Thermal Tourism, Health and Wellness – Termatalia Mexico from 29th September to 1st October. Termatalia Mexico 2016 will reinforce its role as thermal bridge between Euroasia and Latin America with the celebration of Termatalia Mexico in Arteaga (Coahuila-Mexico), which will congregate…

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Healthier after Brexit?

” On 21 March 2016, the Telegraph published the views of UKIP’s health affairs spokesperson, Louise Bours MEP, under the headline ‘Britain’s NHS can’t survive staying in the EU’. Her argument is that the EU referendum gives us a choice between the NHS or the EU, ‘because we can’t have both’. At a cross-party conference…

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Dr. Prem at HTI Conference

” I am delighted to receive the invitation to the seventh Health Tourism Conference scheduled to be held again in Rovinj, Croatia, from 28th February ‘2017 till 3rdof March 2017. This would be a great gathering where eminent personalities in the field of medical tourism would participate from around the globe. Visitors to the conference would…

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Swiss clinic with one patient

The Kusnacht Practice was founded in 2007 by the Canadian addiction counsellor Lowell Monkhouse, who continues to be its Chairman. The treatment centre’s first offices were located a short distance from the C. G. Jung Institute where Dr. Carl Jung, the Swiss psychiatrist known as the founder of analytical psychology, lived and worked until his…

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HTI Conference cares for children

HTI Conference proudly supports most vulnerable part of society – children without parents and parental care, through aiding home for children „Maestral“. Last week HTI Team surprised the children with gourmet food and pastries-we believe this will continue to be lasting and fruitful partnership. The Home for Children “Maestral” is an institution of social care…

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MTA Workshop 2016

CERTIFIED MEDICAL TOURISM PROFFESIONAL® Certification Workshop | Vienna, Austria                            March 5th, 2016 | 9:00 am – 6:00 pm ORGANIZED BY: HTI Conference & Medical Tourism Association® WORKSHOP OVERVIEW The Certified Medical Tourism Professional® (CMTP) is a more in-depth training program that allow…

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For this price you’ll get:

  • Admission to HTI general sessions
  • Admission to exhibition hall
  • Admission to all side events
  • HTI sponsors secured 4 coffee breaks and 2 lunch breaks
  • Note: invitation only or separately charged events are not included in price

Available for additional cost:

VIP Dinner on 01/03/2018 and Gala Dinner Awards on 02/03/2018 are available for additional cost.

  • More details about VIP Dinner please read here
  • More details about Gala Dinner Awards please read here

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