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Medical Tourism in Porta del Sol

Author: Anonym/Thursday, April 7, 2016/Categories: Press Room

The Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC) and Puerto Rico’s Medical Tourism Corporation (CTM) joined forces to host an event to provide information and trainings to various medical service providers in the Porta de Sol region.

The event took place in the Medical Center in Mayagüez and is the first event to shed light on medical tourism in this region. "CTM’s three main objectives include presenting the island as a destination for medical tourism, raising quality medical standards and services, and establishing the Concierge Center, which will strengthen and compliment services provided to patients from abroad", explained Francisco G. Bonet Rivera, Executive Director of CTM.

CTM has 54 certified health care provides which include hospitals and dentists, this places Puerto Rico, outside of the U.S. jurisdiction, with more certified providers under the Medical Tourism Association (MTA) in the Caribbean and Latina America.

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