Four international buyers of health services world renowned from Canada and USA and were invited by the Area Medical Holding to participate in Macrorueda Business organized by PROESA, reported being very impressed by the high technology and professionalism demonstrated by the group of doctors and dentists who had the opportunity to meet with them, with the aim of establishing agreements that allow the reception of patients from different countries in El Salvador. This opportunity to internationalize Salvadoran health services is given as a preamble to the activities to be held during the “Salvador Medical Travel Summit” is the first conference dedicated to the international promotion of health services and Salvadorans to be held on 9 and 10 October 2014 at the Hotel Intercontinental Real San Salvador The meetings were carried out on 13 May, where seven Salvadoran Health institutions had the opportunity to present different types of services to foreign visitors. The next day, in order that the facilitators could observe firsthand the health facilities, visits were made to different institutions where they showed visitors the latest technology that El Salvador has to treat different types of patients. Visitors were very impressed with the quality and preparation of health care professionals and the type of services being offered, the result of this decided to establish arrangements for the referral as soon as possible.
“ For his part, Mr. Travis Kraft CEO and President of the company Passport Medical commented that “It was a pleasure meeting you and experience all what El Salvador has to offer. This is a beautiful country and I can not wait for the opportunity to return soon. In the following weeks we will add treatments stem cells, cancer and interventional pain that Salvadorian health professionals offer.
“ So these companies unanimously declared that they wish to maintain a close relationship with the Savior Medical Holding and affiliated professionals this institution, as well as exploring the possibility of expanding services to offer overseas to other health areas such as orthopedics, gastroenterology, dentistry, spas and more.
The resounding success of this first meeting with different medical tourism facilitators U.S. and Canada is the result of work and the impact that the Savior Medical Holding is developing and obtaining abroad towards their members and make Salvador an ideal destination for health tourism. ‘s Holding is willing to accept as membership to all professionals and health institutions and related sector wishing to join the process of preparing to internationalize their professional services and gaining acceptance abroad as achievers professionals and institutions involved in this business conference , and which will be giving more information on the following statements. The next round of international business with more buyers will be conducted during the making of El Salvador Medical Travel Summit in October this year, an event to which all stakeholders in sector are invited.