Ms. Stephano’s prolific passion to grow the global healthcare industry in a positive direction can be seen through her works. She serves as Editor-in Chief of Medical Tourism Magazine, Health Tourism Magazine, and the Healthcare Development Magazine – monthly (or bimonthly) journals that address the issues surrounding medical tourism, sustainable healthcare development, and health & wellness.

Renée-Marie has brought about a world of change in the Medical Tourism and Health Tourism industry. As an apt writer, she maintains a clean, fair, and unbiased blog; additionally, she is credited as co-author on three comprehensive educational guides for medical tourism.

The Medical Travel Facilitator

International Standards for Global Patient Management

A guide for any medical tourism facilitator, international patient coordinator or person considering offering facilitation services to international, expatriate, or traveling patients. This book provides start-to-finish guidelines for creating patient protocols and case management programs, as well as marketing to patients and working with hospitals.

Developing an International Patient Center

A Guide to Creating the Best Patient Experience

A guide for any hospital, medical center, clinic, or physician interested in developing an international patient program and attracting patients. This book provides a fresh approach to building a global patient program, which can include developing streamlines, optimizing patient protocols and case management programs to produce better outcomes, cultural considerations, and the special needs and expectations of international, expatriate, and traveling patients.

Medical Tourism: An International Healthcare Guide

For Insurers, Employers and Governments

The definitive guide for any international insurance company, multinational employer, health insurance agent, or government who is involved with patients and insures those 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.



Renée-Marie’s prowess as a speaker has made her stand out from the rest as she always strives to deliver her best through her presentations that are amazingly and uniquely very interesting and educational. Read More


As a Global Healthcare Leader, Renée-Marie has garnered superior insights on various current issues and strives towards resolving the the Global Healthcare Crisis.  Read More


Ms. Stephano’s prolific nature and passion to help the global healthcare industry grow in a positive direction can be seen through her works as an author. Read More


Ms. Stephano delivers her exceptional background in International relations, Marketing and Health Law through assisting countries, healthcare clusters and hospitals. Read More


Ms. Stephano works with global health care providers to establish transparency with respect to the quality of care as they increase their flow of patients. Read More


As a President of the Medical Tourism Association, Renée-Marie consults government ministries, private sector organizations and NGO’s on the adoption of medical tourism as a platform of growth. Read More