Medication Tourism for US Patients

 

Access high quality care and Rx prescriptions
at up to 80% Savings

Quality specialty pharmaceuticals, vaccines and specialized treatments at significantly lower costs for complex diseases such as:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • HIV
  • Hepatitis C
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Cancer
  • Orphan and Rare Diseases

 

US Employers, Patients and Consumers

Bumrungrad International Hospital takes the lead in improving access to high quality care and prescriptions at significantly lower costs for US consumers, thereby extending the value of medical tourism.

Expensive medicines and treatments can run as high as $750,000 or more annually in the US, causing many Americans to abandon their prescriptions and fail to adhere to treatment.

Patients questioning the availability of a particular drug or want to see if Bumrungrad International can make it available should contact: druginfo@bumrungrad.com.

 

Important Facts for US Patients and Self-Insured Employers

Bumrungrad International is accredited by Joint Commission International as a multi-specialty hospital offering state-of-the-art diagnostic, therapeutic and intensive care facilities, and serves over 1.1 million patients annually, including over 520,000 international patients from over 190 nationalities.

Click here to research the background, training, experience and languages spoken by our physicians.

A five-star campus and expert staff provide every patient authentic, safe and original brand name medications and treatments: over 30 centers of excellence and a medical staff that includes 1300+ physicians, many of whom are US-board certified and spent time in the US to complete a residency, fellowship or pursue advanced training.

Bangkok is an easy travel destination, leading all cities in overnight visits with close to 1400-1500 flights a day going in and out from all parts of the world. Access a wide range of affordable specialty drugs and treatments and visit one of the world’s most beautiful and safest countries.

A representative office is located at the main international airport in Bangkok for maximum convenience to medical travelers.

US patients and their companions can stay in an affordable hotel, from one night to 30 nights or more, and access treatment at a price that meets their budget.

Full concierge services are available to streamline travel and accommodations, arrange for the transfer of records, book follow up care and appointments, and tend to every need of patients and companions.

Interpreters for over 20 languages are available in the hospital 24/7.

 

Americans Avoid and Overcome:

  • Medical debt, economic insolvency and loss of financial security resulting from skyrocketing insurance premiums and high cost of drugs.
  • Out of pocket expenses.
  • Health Challenges: minimize or eliminate expensive interventions such as a liver transplant or complex surgeries.

 

US Self-insured Employers

Employers can now incentivize employees to access the benefits and save money for the company and themselves.

Offered at the discretion of the employer, with additional cash rewards to employees who opt for this program.

Improve employee access to life-saving medications and treatments at a fraction of the cost while eliminating co-pays and deductibles and covering the cost of travel and accommodations for the employee and travel companion.

Carve-out the benefits to complement plans already in place.

Benefits can be implemented at any time throughout the year, not just during open enrollment.

 

US Employers Avoid and Overcome:

  • Rationing or denying coverage to keep high drug costs from overrunning their operations.
  • Raising co-pays and premiums to unaffordable levels.
  • Cutting overall benefits packages.
  • Declining employee health – absenteeism, reduced productivity and workplace performance.