Medical Tourists Need to Be Cautious of Legal Risks

Medical Tourists Need to Be Cautious of Legal RisksAs increasing numbers of Americans seek medical care abroad, they bring with them a set of assumptions that they are legally protected. This is due to the highly regulated nature of medicine, physicians, and facilities in the US. Other countries, however, may not have the same laws or regulatory agencies in place to ensure safe care — or any at all.

If you are thinking of joining the ranks of American medical tourists, do you research in the following areas.

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