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    An approach of promoting medical services to foreigner in Bangkok 

    Varot Panitchavit Pinpat; Rugphong Vongsaroj (National Institute of Development Administration, 2017)

    The aim of this study is to develop the model for promoting medical services to foreigner in Bangkok, with emphasis on the roles played by service providers, suppliers and supporting industry. In pursuit of this objective, the study explores 3 key constitutional components as, 1) the motivation, perception and decision making of foreign medical service customer for analyzing the customers’ need, segmentation, product attribute and destination image 2) resource competencies, strategic direction, competition and co-operation intensity of medical ...
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    Guideline of the hot spring management to promote the quality of health tourism in Thailand 

    Varinnar Siripooththilak; Kanokkarn Kaewnuch (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    This research used mixed methods to investigate: 1) To study the tourist’s behavior in the Hot Spring area; 2) To study the expectations of Thai tourists towards the Hot Spring Management; 3) To study the perceptions of Thai tourists towards the Hot Spring Management; 4) To create guidelines of Hot Spring Management to promote the quality of Health Tourism in Thailand. The researcher employed purposive sampling. For the quantitative research, the sample group includes 400 Thai tourists who visited 4 sources of Hot Springs, including Phra Ruang ...
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    Policy recommendations for developing Thailand's image as a medical tourism destination to establish destination loyalty 

    Wariya Pattharapinyophong; Kassara Sukpatch (National Institute of Development Administration, 2016)

    Medical tourism is a developing market for Thailand’s tourism industry, and offers a unique alternative to the issues associated with an excessive reliance on traditional forms of tourism. Previous literature on this subject is limited. The primary focus has been on the economic and social impacts of medical tourism on a host country, and on the quality of medical services that influence medical tourists’ loyalty. There has been insufficient research conducted on developing Thailand’s image as a medical tourism destination to establish ...