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Medical Travel

  • By: Andrew N. Garman, Arnold Milstein & Matthew M. Anderson
  • In: Encyclopedia of Health Services Research
  • Edited by: Ross M. Mullner
  • Subject:Health Care Management, Health Services Research (general)

Medical travel refers to persons traveling outside their home region in pursuit of healthcare that is more accessible, of higher quality, or of lower cost. It is a narrower term than medical tourism (also health tourism), which ...

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