Medical Care International, Inc. Announces Partnership; Changes Name
Posted May 31 2010 12:43pm
MEDICAL CARE INTERNATIONAL, INC., a U.S.-based health care company that operates a medical tourism agency that connects patients to Thailand announced a partnership with Medbirds, Inc., a medical tourism agency that connects patients to India.
Together, there aim is to combine their significant resources and health care provider network to offer patients more options than ever before. The partnership, now operating under the trade name “Medbirds” (http://medbirds.com)—connects patients to renowned hospitals in Thailand and India that have a proven track record of quality care, usually superior to that of a U.S. hospital. Surgeries at these hospitals typically cost between 50-90% less as compared to the U.S.
Medbirds is now said to be one of the largest medical tourism facilitators in the U.S. The company was founded by a seasoned group of U.S. health care professionals and has expanded rapidly to become a major player in the global health care market. With its headquarters in the U.S. and offices overseas, Medbirds is able to offer its clients full service capabilities, including arranging all the logistics of traveling overseas for medical treatment and 24/7 support and service. Medbirds contracts exclusively with leading medical care providers that have, among other things: (i) highly trained and specialized surgeons, (ii) experience treating foreign patients, (iii) an excellent record of successful procedures, and (iv) the most advanced medical equipment for diagnosis and treatment. Through its network partners, Medbirds provides access to more than 100 medical, dental and cosmetic procedures. Clients benefit from top-notch medical, dental and cosmetic care by highly skilled surgeons at modern and high quality medical facilities—all at a fraction of what it would cost in the United States.