INSURANCE IN THE HEALTH TOURISM
Yet ever since, when the citizens of the developed countries like USA, Canada, UK have discovered the benefits of many destinations in Europe and Southeast Asia, offering a much more modest price of treatment, and thereby inspiring them on long journeys in search of health , medical tourism is regarded as a sphere, the best-selling exclusively among people with inadequate insurance or uninsured altogether.
Such globalization in health care has caused a growing need for a special type of insurance - medical insurance of tourists that now is one of the most popular niches in the health insurance industry.
According to the American Medical Association, more insurance agents agree to take over at least some of the costs associated with treatment abroad. Today, US companies such as Anthem Blue Cross / Blue Shield and United Group Programs, actively exploring the concept to include medical tourism in its list of services as one of the points of risk coverage.
Thus, the medical tourism of "travel for more affordable treatment" was transformed into a solid industry with a turnover of billions of dollars: the industry in which medical tourism has been recognized health insurance system that makes it possible more accessible to a wider range of people.