Introduction Hospital Choices is the UKs most authoritative and largest medical tourism site and is located at www.hospitalchoices.co.uk Commissioing.GP is a newly launched powerful platform designed primarily for NHS Professionals and its most popular section Overseas Hospitals is a comprehensive databank of information on availability EU medical facilities for referred patients. Its located at www.commissioning.gp
OPENING THE DOOR FOR UK PATIENTS TO BETTER, QUICKER, CHEAPER AND SAFER HEALTHCARE
What is it? Hospital Choices has formed a strategic partnership with Commissioing.GP in order to fully implement the Governments Patient Choice initiative. In March 2012 the government finally passed its watershed Health and Social Services Act which is destined to change forever how medical services are commissioned and delivered to patients throughout the UK.
Why? The new act when combined with the EUs Cross Border Healthcare Directive will, given the current economic environment, herald a surge in the growing UK medical tourism market which is set to double over next 18 months.
How? Powered by Data4NHS which maintains the largest verified opt-in database of Healthcare personnel in the UK(circa 740.000 individuals) Hospital Choices along with Commissioing.GP will provide GPs and the newly formed CCGs( Clinical Commissioing Groups) panels the most authoritative online data base of carefully vetted Hospitals,Clinics and Medical Centres from EU.
Who? Hospital Choices & Commissioing.GP Project is a medical tourism initiative designed to be a useful, reliable and most up-to-date resource for the UKs patients seeking treatment on continent. Our report assists the NHS referring staff to guide and advise UKs patients on availability EU Hospitals.
Where? HC Project was launched 8 years ago in response to enquiries from patients in the UK and from EU hospitals/clinics wanting to offer their services to UKs patients. We receive over 1700 enquiries each month from people seeking treatment overseas.
Who are we? We are not a medical tourism facilitator. We are a specialist web/data/TV publishing company in the healthcare sector. Our media activities cover international trade, banking, pharmaceuticals, education and local government. We also own HealthSector.net; PublicSector.net; NHS Database; GP.TV; Electronic Direct Marketing (EDM); Electronic Healthcare Information Services (EHiS) We publish NHS Journal of Healthcare Professionals, The NHS Directory, Mother&Child, Health Watch and Family Choice and Hospital Choices on Global Medical Tourism
Details of the offer We also regularly broadcast our Documentaries regarding Health related issues on TV( National Health Channel) for SKY subsribers and BBC,ITV freeviewers with a potential audience of 45 million people in the UK. The Documentary format that has been approved offers a dynamic Virtual Tour of each of the participant. It will feature a display of the facilities,wards,operating theatres and latest in medical innovation and technology. It will be edited down to 5min in length and it will form part of a larger 30min feature on medical tourism. The program will be a part of our regular webcasts streamed over www.GP.TV and www.hospitalchoices.tv
Details of the offer STANDARD MEDIA PRESENTATION 1 Mini website presentation on www.commissioning.gp 1 Mini website presentation on www.hospitalchoices.co.uk Annual email campaign to 37.000 General Practitioners eligible to refer patients
SEARCH DIRECTORY BY COUNTRY, TREATMENT OR SPECIALITY REGISTRATION WITH HOSPITAL CHOICES SHORT FILM GALLERY OF PHOTOS SHOWING MEDICAL FACILITY GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION Details of the offer
GALLERY OF PHOTOS SHOWING MEDICAL FACILITY GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION ARTICLES, REVIEWS, POSTS LIST OF TREATMENTS AVAILABLE TO FOREIGN PATIENTS GALLERY OF YOUR MEDICAL STAFF Details of the offer
REFERENCE MEDIA PRESENTATION + FILM 1 Mini website presentation on www.commissioning.gp 1 Mini website presentation on www.hospitalchoices.co.uk Annual email campaign to 90.000 GPs, Consultants, Clinicians and Hospital Doctors eligible to refer patients 5min feature webcast streamed over GP.TV and hospitalchoices.tv 30sec TV commercial broadcast on National Health Channel, SKY, BBC, ITV & FREESAT