Medical Travel Quality Alliance (MTQUA, http://mtqua.org), founded in 2009, is an independent international organization that develops and promotes the highest standards of excellence in delivering treatment and care to medical travelers and health tourists. MTQUA accredits hospitals, clinics, medical travel facilitators and service providers worldwide for safety and quality in support of treatment, care and services for medical tourists. The group annually issues the Top 10 World’s Best Hospitals for Medical TouristsTM and authenticates online testimonials via its Trust Seal.