Globalisation, Health Care System & Services, and Health Tourism: A Systematic Review

Authors

  • Mohammad Faisal Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.
  • Devendra Kumar Dhusia

Keywords:

Globalisation, Health Care System, Health Care Services, Health Tourism, International Trade

Abstract

This paper explores the health care globalisation’s repercussions on the health care system and services through exploring the existing literature. Globalisation has been providing opportunities to people in every area, including health, but it also has harmful effects on people, health systems, and health services. The researcher conducted a systematic literature review to gain insights into the link between globalisation and health. The keywords used for the searches are “Globalisation and Health System”, “Globalisation and Health Services, “Globalisation and Health Tourism”, and “Globalisation and Medical Tourism”. A total of 47 articles were identified as pertinent for inclusion. The study pointed out that the focus of the literature is shifting towards the role of international agencies in health care, international relations’ role, global governance in health care, more complex nature of social determinants of health (SDHs), etc. The findings of this study assist health tourism marketers in identifying their target segment of health tourists.

Author Biography

Mohammad Faisal, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.

Department of Commerce and Business Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, India.

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Published

2022-08-02

How to Cite

Faisal, M., & Kumar Dhusia, D. (2022). Globalisation, Health Care System & Services, and Health Tourism: A Systematic Review. Atna Journal of Tourism Studies, 17(2). Retrieved from https://journals.christuniversity.in/index.php/atna/article/view/3279