International Forum for Health Tourism – Fifth Edition

The Amphitheatre Foundation in partnership with the Romanian College of Physicians  and Centre for Industrial Economics and Services of the Romanian Academy initiates the fifth edition of the International Forum for Health Tourism during 24 – 26 October 2014, in Busteni, Romania.

The fifth edition of the event is organized under the auspices of the Medical Cluster Health Romania.

The International Forum for Health Tourism aimes to continue what  started three years ago, that is to create a media and communication platform between experts in touristic and health services, in order to identify the main, specific resources of this form of tourism in Romania and all around the world and its integration in a coherent system of development.

The fifth edition of the event will focus on the theme of quality in the health system in relation to the consequences of the Directive 2011/24/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 March 2011, and will debate also issues regarding patient management and medical services marketing.

Considering the role of mediation and partnership between insurance companies, local and central authorities, tourism agencies and health services providers, the event tries to bring together both parties in order to establish a communication and colaboration platform.