Case Analysis

 

Please read the Case 1. Global Medical Tourism.pdf  Preview the documentand answer the below case questions:

Q1. What are the benefits to American medical providers of outsourcing certain well-defined tasks such as interpreting an MRI scan to foreign providers based in countries such as India? What are the costs?

Q2. On balance, do you think that the kind of outsourcing undertaken by American health care providers is a good thing or a bad thing for the American economy? Explain your reasoning.

Q3. What are the practical limits to outsourcing health care provision to other countries?

Q4. Who are the primary beneficiaries of the growth of medical tourism? Who might lose from this trend?

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  • Do not retype the case questions
  • Cases must be no more than three pages. The limit does not include the cover page, figures, graphs, references, and other supplementary materials.
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