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unpaid bill
20 June 2019

Large numbers of uninsured travellers are entering Japan and leaving behind unpaid medical bills that put great strain on the country's hospital budgets.

A camel
20 June 2019

Ahead of the Hajj and the Umrah pilgrimages, the Ministry of Health of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has published its requirements and recommendations for pilgrims and seasonal workers to avoid the spread of disease.

Health insurance
20 June 2019

Global healthcare provider MEDIGO, which works to improve access to healthcare, has announced the UK launch of two products: GLOBALCOVER and GLOBALCARE.

Keeping an eye on innovation.
20 June 2019

Endor, a predictive analytics platform founded by researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the US, has been named the winner of the MetLife Korea collab 5.0 Innovation Program, which took place last week in Seoul.

Online medical consultation on phone
19 June 2019

Bumrungrad International Hospital has introduced a new telemedicine app, Bumrungrad Anywhere, that enables new and existing patients to access one of more than 200 doctors in under three minutes via an app.

Text messaging
19 June 2019

Global professional services firm Aon plc has entered into a new partnership with Hi Marley, an AI-based insurance-focused communication platform.

New telehealth service
19 June 2019

Integra Global, which is based in the UK and provides international health insurance plans worldwide, is introducing a new telehealth service to all of its Corporate and Individual plans in the UAE.

shocked holidaymaker
19 June 2019

British holidaymakers are collectively overpaying for travel insurance by about £630 million.

Medical prescription
19 June 2019

The World Health Organization has launched a global campaign to urge governments to adopt a tool to reduce the spread of antimicrobial resistance.

Hygienic shield protecting from disease
19 June 2019

London-based biomedical research charity Wellcome has found that there is low trust in vaccination.

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