Medical Tourism is a growing industry globally estimated at $100 billion dollars annually. Healthcare Providers, Facilitators, Travel Agents, Insurance Agents & Brokers, and Human Resource Professionals are looking to receive advanced education in medical tourism as more insurance companies and employers implement medical tourism and more patients travel globally for care.
The Medical Tourism Association has spent years working closely with the international healthcare community to develop a foundational educational program for professionals seeking knowledge about the management of medical and wellness tourists.
Certified Medical Tourism Professional (CMTP) and Certified Medical Tourism Specialist (CMTS) are professional certifications within the Medical Tourism field, provided by the Medical Tourism Association®.
Each certification is valid for (3) years.
The Certified Medical Tourism Professional program does not have professional requirements to complete the course. To sit for the CMTP Exam, once must complete the CMTP Basic Program.
To qualify for Certified Medical Tourism Specialist certification an individual must:
All course instructors possess years of practical experience in the medical tourism field in areas of international patient management, insurance benefits, healthcare quality and safety, facilitation, developing CME’s for physicians and international law. MTA Certified Trainers complete a competency program and provide ongoing engagement to the development of all MTA Education Products and Programs.