Jonathan Edelheit

Jonathan Edelheit CEO of the Medical Tourism Association, Editor-in-Chief of the Corporate Wellness Magazine, Managing Editor of Medical Tourism Magazine and Chairman of the Corporate Wellness Conference. Mr. Edelheit has been featured and in hundreds of media publications and speaks all over the world at conferences and workshops, and is the author of several books on medical tourism and corporate wellness. He known as a leader in the Medical Tourism & U.S. health insurance space. Prior to his current role, he spent over ten years involved in implementing wellness programs in both fully insured and self-funded health plans at a national healthcare administrator and was the first person in the US to implement medical tourism into these plans.

  •   Medical Tourism
  •   Corporate Wellness
  •   US Healthcare Reform
  •   Branding
  •   Client Acquisition
  •   Strategic Investment

Jonathan Edelheit

Jonathan Edelheit CEO of the Medical Tourism Association, Editor-in-Chief of the Corporate Wellness Magazine, Managing Editor of Medical Tourism Magazine and Chairman of the Corporate Wellness Conference. Mr. Edelheit has been featured and in hundreds of media publications and speaks all over the world at conferences and workshops, and is the author of several books on medical tourism and corporate wellness. He known as a leader in the Medical Tourism & U.S. health insurance space. Prior to his current role, he spent over ten years involved in implementing wellness programs in both fully insured and self-funded health plans at a national healthcare administrator and was the first person in the US to implement medical tourism into these plans.

  •   Medical Tourism
  •   Corporate Wellness
  •   US Healthcare Reform
  •   Branding
  •   Client Acquisition
  •   Strategic Investment
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Keynote Speaker

Jonathan Edelheit is known as a leader in US and international healthcare and considered one of the world’s top experts through his extensive experience in both US and international health insurance and healthcare.  Mr. Edelheit has spent the past 12 years of his career dedicated to US and International Healthcare and Health Insurance issues and has received awards for being a International Healthcare Leader.

As a top expert in his field Mr. Edelheit is often requested to be a keynote speaker at international conferences and has spoken at over 50 US and International Healthcare Conferences.

Jonathan Regularly Covers

  • Establishing International Centers of Healthcare Excellence
  • US Healthcare Reform & It’s Impact on Medical Tourism
  • Leveraging Social Media to Build a Global Brand
  • International Marketing & Market Penetration
  • Employer Compliance Under US Healthcare Reform
  • The Rules of Marketing in Employee Benefits & Insurance
  • US Self-Funded Insurance Plans

Author & Editor

Global Healthcare, Wellness, & Insurance

The definitive guide for any insurance company, multinational employer, health insurance agent or government who is involved with patients who travel to other countries for healthcare. This book explains why patients are traveling for healthcare, what medical and dental procedures they are traveling for and what countries patients are traveling to.

This book provides the insights from industry experts on how to successfully implement, operate, and measure a corporate wellness program; as well as how to engage and motivate employees to become active in their health, along with other valuable insights. So open this book and learn how your company can go about Engaging Wellness.

Knowing which provisions go into effect when, and what all of the acronyms mean can be a daunting task. This book will guide you through the law, and make to complex legal jargon understandable. It is time to turn healthcare reform into a manageable, and perhaps beneficial, prospect for you and your company.

The definitive guide for any insurance company, multinational employer, health insurance agent or government who is involved with patients who travel to other countries for healthcare. This book explains why patients are traveling for healthcare, what medical and dental procedures they are traveling for and what countries patients are traveling to.

This book provides the insights from industry experts on how to successfully implement, operate, and measure a corporate wellness program; as well as how to engage and motivate employees to become active in their health, along with other valuable insights. So open this book and learn how your company can go about Engaging Wellness.

Knowing which provisions go into effect when, and what all of the acronyms mean can be a daunting task. This book will guide you through the law, and make to complex legal jargon understandable. It is time to turn healthcare reform into a manageable, and perhaps beneficial, prospect for you and your company.

Social Media Influencer

For the Medical Tourism, Global Healthcare, & Insurance Industry

As Social Media and Linkedin began to grow in popularity, Jonathan saw an opportunity for professionals and organizations to assert themselves as experts of their industry. By creating some of the first industry groups for the insurance, benefits, and healthcare industries – Jonathan quickly amassed 650,000+ Group Members over the span of a few years.

Building off of this tremendous influence, Jonathan and his organization have now hosted over 100 webcasts, whitepapers, and webinars a year that help organizations and individuals alike distribute their content and begin the journey of establishing influence and expertise. Dedicated to moving the industry forward, Jonathan continues to Keynote and thought-lead across the world at various industry conferences and tradeshows.

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May 2001

Graduated from Villanova University School of Law with a Juris Doctor in Law

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September 2001 - October 2007

Vice President of Sales and Marketing of OptiMed Health Plans, United Group Programs

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May 2007

Co-Founded the Medical Tourism Association with Renee-Marie Stephano

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May 2007

Co-Founded the Medical Tourism Magazine – the medical tourism industry’s leading publication

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September 2008

The first World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress is held

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January 2009

Founded the Employer Healthcare & Benefits Congress

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June 2009

Co-Founded the Corporate Health & Wellness Association

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October 2009

The first Employer Healthcare & Benefits Congress is held in Los Angeles, California

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April 2012

Co-Founded the International Healthcare Research Center dedicated to conducting research and delivering reliable information &actionable strategic insight in medical tourism & global healthcare.

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September 2012

Jonathan & his team launch certification courses for professionals in the medical tourism, global healthcare, corporate wellness, and insurance industries.

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November 2012

Founded the Healthcare Reform Center & Policy Institute

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September 2013

The World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress and Employer Healthcare & Benefits Congress becomes fully integrated at the 2013 event in Las Vegas

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