According to unofficial statistics 52 thousands of foreigners annually visit Ukrainian clinics. The involvement of European patients for public health institutions is a way of rendering of paid services. Our medicine for foreigners is much cheaper then overseas. Specially popular it is among the people from Europe, USA, UK, Israel, China, etc.
Ukraine attracts foreigners with local IVF prices and legality of surrogacy. Also, the cost of surrogate mothers services is much lower than in other countries. Ukrainian women are willing to carry a child for somebody for in an average 30 thousand dollars. Requirements to surrogate mother are loyal – the age from 20 to 35 years, presence of healthy children, no bad habits and health problems. A surrogate mother can be easily find,some clinics have ready database of surrogate mothers or you can try to choose over the Internet and private ads.
Medical tourism is legal for the state and for private hospitals ,also it helps to replenish the budget of the country and improves the quality of medical services. Adopted by the Ministry of Health relevant laws that exclude competition between the public and private clinics also contribute to this process. The doctors in state cinics are afrqid now that all their stuff should learn foreign language, to provide treatment in accordance with international standards, to set everything to rights.