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Healix Supports XL Catlin With Range Of 'Duty Of Care' Services For Its New Protect & Assist Product

XL Catlin's newly launched Protect & Assist  integrated people risk management solution is designed to help clients fulfil their duty of care towards employees going overseas by combining comprehensive personal accident and business travel insurance with a wide range of support and response services, including many provided by Healix International. Amongst those services is a pre-deployment medical assessment for expatriate employees going overseas for more than 6 months. This service includes...

16-05-2017 iPMI Product News

Empire Life Expands Expatriate Group Benefits Offerings

The Empire Life Insurance Company has announced it is introducing a new expat benefit for customers with employees working on short-term assignment outside of Canada. International Business Travel Medical provides coverage to employees and their dependants for emergency medical care and urgent care in other countries1. It is part of the Empire Life Voyageur Global Benefits portfolio, administered by MetLife. Empire Life is also launching Voyageur Global Benefits in Quebec. Voyageur Global Benefits...

10-05-2017 iPMI Product News

IPMI Provider Now Health International Launches Major Upgrade To Flagship WorldCare Product

IPMI provider Now Health International has announced the launch of a significant upgrade to its flagship WorldCare product. Enhanced WorldCare offers a simplified annual deductible structure, higher benefit limits, and new added value services to deliver even greater value for members and intermediaries. “As a leading innovator in the IPMI industry, we are constantly looking for ways to improve our products and services, and respond to feedback from both members and...

01-05-2017 iPMI Product News

Aetna International Launches New Mobile Friendly Health Portal For Members

Leading health care benefits provider, Aetna International (www.aetnainternational.com) has launched a redesigned secure member portal, Health Hub, which offers members a one-stop-shop to manage different aspects of their health online. The portal has been developed following an extensive review of Aetna International’s members’ use of previous online tools, and searches for information about their health.  The most popular information is now quickly and easily accessible on a variety of platforms, including...

27-04-2017 iPMI Product News

XL Catlin Launches Protect And Assist In The UK

XL Catlin has officially launched Protect and Assist its accident and health insurance solution designed to help UK businesses protect their people and meet their duty of care in the face of emerging risks and heightened security threats. Protect and Assist offers global coverage and works by combining comprehensive personal accident and business travel insurance with a wide range of support and response services designed to: Reduce and prevent risks before people...

25-04-2017 iPMI Product News

Cigna Launch New Expatriate Healthcare Product Specifically Created For Companies Based In France

Cigna Santé Globale is a benefits package specifically created for companies based in France, sending employees on expatriate assignments abroad. Download product brochure, click here. A wide range of benefits across 3 comprehensive plans is on offer: Santé Avantage Santé Premium Santé Privilège Each plan option provides peace of mind and security, leaving you and your employees safe in the knowledge that their medical needs and wellbeing, and those of their family, will be taken care of...

15-04-2017 iPMI Product News

Now Health International Expands Group IPMI Plans To Abu Dhabi

Now Health International has announced the launch of its Group IPMI products in Abu Dhabi, completing the expansion of its operations across the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Zahir Sharif, Managing Director of Middle East and Africa at Now Health International said “We are thrilled to be able to offer our award winning products and services to customers in Abu Dhabi, and this expansion of our operations is testimony to our commitment to...

12-04-2017 iPMI Product News

Expatriate Group Simplifies IPMI Policy As A Result Of Customer Feedback

Expatriate Group have simplified the way that customers can choose their area of cover under their international health insurance plan. “By reducing the number of areas from 5 to 3, we have taken another step in making our Expatriate Healthcare iPMI policy the most straight forward available in the international healthcare market” said Lee Gerry, Expatriate Group Director. “Feedback from our customers suggested that this was an area where we could do better...

11-04-2017 iPMI Product News

WellAway Limited Launches Akin - A Unique Global Plan to Accommodate Growing Consumer Needs

A Robust and Flexible Policy for U.S. Bound Expatriates Offers Lower Premiums and Bigger Benefits. HAMILTON, BERMUDA - WellAway Limited has launched a new product dedicated to expatriates needing a comprehensive plan, while paying a lower premium. With ACA implemented in the U.S. and expats moving globally more and more frequently, consumers need strong benefits that offer ACA-like coverage in the U.S. along with coverage around the globe. Akin’s scope of coverage...

30-03-2017 iPMI Product News

Discover Oneworld: A Unique Product On The Expatriate Health Insurance Market

As part of its commitment to expatriate health and wellbeing, WellAway has created OneWorld; a product with extensive coverage and benefits dedicated to expatriates living around the world. Our health and wellness products offer best in class health coverage, member services and wellness tools. OneWorld includes worldwide coverage with: Routine Healthcare Prescription Medication Hospitalization Evacuation and Repatriation 3 Plans available for 4 zones of coverage: Silver with a maximum out-of-pocket of $6,300 Gold with a maximum out-of-pocket of $3,500 Platinum...

17-03-2017 iPMI Product News

Expatriate Group Refresh Their International Travel Cover And Introduce A New Online Platform To Deliver It

Expatriate Group has introduced a new online travel fulfilment and enrolment platform and has also improved their travel insurance policy to offer an even wider choice of cover to their international customer bases.  Effective immediately the new additional travel cover options available are: A winter sports package – covering ski equipment; Piste closure and avalanche delays up to 300 Euros; Business Equipment and Money – covering business equipment; equipment hire...

16-03-2017 iPMI Product News

New International Healthcare Insurance Launched In Singapore

In partnership with Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, Allianz Worldwide Care has today launched a comprehensive suite of compliant International Healthcare Insurance solutions for Singapore. Offering worldwide cover, these solutions include a range of Individual Plans specifically designed to suit the needs of local nationals and expat individuals and families moving to or living in Singapore, as well as a number of Group Plans created for multinational companies based in Singapore...

10-03-2017 iPMI Product News

XL Catlin Introduces Kidnap, Ransom & Extortion Coverage Option For General Aviation Insurance Program

To help pilots, aircraft carriers and other aviation companies address global travel safety concerns, XL Catlin is offering a Kidnap, Ransom & Extortion (KRE) Crisis endorsement available with its General Aviation insurance coverage. “Wrongful detention, an extortion event or kidnapping are increasingly real travel risks,” said Denise Balan, head of XL Catlin's KRE insurance business in North America. ”For businesses in the travel and transportation industries, including aircraft operators and...

28-02-2017 iPMI Product News

Aetna International Expands In Canada With Flexible Health Insurance Solutions

Aetna International, a leading international health benefits provider, is expanding in the Canadian health insurance market. A tailored health insurance solution will be offered to employers with outbound and inbound Canadian travelers. Aetna International’s recently appointed country manager for Canada, Carrie Chapman, said, “I am delighted to be spearheading Aetna International’s expansion in the Canadian market. Our fully compliant international health insurance plans provide tailored cover for expatriate clients, whether coming...

27-02-2017 iPMI Product News

MSH INTERNATIONAL Launches Start’Expat

MSH INTERNATIONAL, a subsidiary of the SIACI SAINT HONORE Group and one of the world leaders in the design and management of international health insurance solutions, continues to assist internationally-mobile individuals and announces the launch of Start’Expat, an international healthcare insurance offering specially created for stays abroad of less than a year. Start’Expat has been designed to offer a simple and comprehensive insurance solution suited to the needs of new expatriates...

23-01-2017 iPMI Product News

New, High-Limit Emergency Evacuation With Salary Continuation Coverage Available Now

Clements Worldwide has announced the launch of a new, high-limit Emergency Evacuation with Salary Continuation coverage, affording organizations crucial protection against emergencies requiring evacuation of staff and the need to continue paying salaries despite cessation of operations. Clements is able to offer this expanded new evacuation coverage now, adding to an exclusive suite of affordable and comprehensive insurance solutions, such as the market leading Scholars® Group Health, Disability and Term Life...

04-01-2017 iPMI Product News

Cigna Takes On National Agenda With Breakthrough Innovation, Introducing “Enhanced Health Plus Insurance Plan”

Cigna Thailand, the global health service company, taps into the national agenda in support of the sustainable health plan for Thai people in workforce by offering the new “Enhanced Health Plus Insurance Plan”, the new product from “Enhanced Health 3 Critical Illnesses Insurance Plan”, which covers both critical illnesses and lifestyle-induced illnesses, such as Cancer, Office Syndrome, Diabetes, and Hypertension. The new plan is set to revolutionize the industry by empowering...

12-12-2016 iPMI Product News

Seven Corners Introduces SecureAbroad for Business Travelers

To help businesses provide appropriate duty of care for traveling employees and volunteers, Seven Corners, Inc. has introduced a travel medical insurance plan with broad benefits and a streamlined purchase and enrollment process. SecureAbroad does not require a detailed list of travelers and travel dates, but instead allows businesses to buy a bank of travel days that ensures their staff members are protected the moment they leave their home country. “We...

16-11-2016 iPMI Product News

Unique Overseas Medical Treatment Insurance Plan

MetLife Hong Kong*, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MetLife, Inc. has announced the launch of its brand new MetLife Borderless Best-in-Health Benefit, which provides seamless overseas access to world-class medical advice and treatment. Because of the company’s strong commitment to the wellbeing of its customers, MetLife Hong Kong has enhanced its two most popular medical reimbursement products in Hong Kong -– MetLife Health-is-Wealth Medical Plan and MetLife Health-on-the-Peak Medical Plan. With these...

16-11-2016 iPMI Product News

ACA-Compliant Health Insurance Plans

Pacific Prime has introduced a new health insurance solution for American expats leaving the USA and all visa holders entering the US who are required to secure Affordable Care Act (ACA) compliant health insurance. Supported by a new ACA information portal that was designed to provide both foreigners inbound to the USA and American citizens/visa-holders leaving the USA with in-depth information on the ACA they need to know, these plans can now...

08-11-2016 iPMI Product News

Bupa Launches New International Private Medical Insurance (IPMI) Products For Businesses

Bupa Global has launched a new range of tiered international private medical insurance (IPMI) products available to UK businesses. The new Business Health Plan range is designed for companies that need to offer premium international cover for specific areas of their workforce or need a richer offering for key employees. The four new products - called Business Select, Business Premier, Business Elite and Business Ultimate - are tiered on coverage and...

18-10-2016 iPMI Product News

Tokio Marine Life Insurance Singapore And Henner Group Target Globally Mobile Employees With New Care & Health Plan

Tokio Marine Life Insurance Singapore Ltd. (TMLS) has strengthened its partnership with Henner Group with the joint launch of a new international medical coverage solution for globally mobile employees in Singapore. Developed in recognition of the 25 per cent increase in talent mobility levels over the last decade and the changing form of global assignments, such as short-term and project-based job postings, the new Care & Health plan aims to address...

26-09-2016 iPMI Product News

Alptis Assurances And MSH INTERNATIONAL Sign Exclusive Partnership Agreement For Distribution And Management Of Expatriate Healthcare Products

MSH INTERNATIONAL and Alptis Assurances are joining forces with a view to developing their presence in one of today’s rapidly expanding markets: expatriates. Through this partnership, the Alptis group, a French health insurance specialist, will be in a position to distribute a select range of Expatriate Healthcare products. For its part, MSH INTERNATIONAL, already well recognized in the group benefits and international markets, can capitalize on the Alptis Assurances distribution network...

21-09-2016 iPMI Product News

Cigna Global Health Benefits® Deepens Partnership With The Hollard Insurance Group

Cigna Global Health Benefits has announced the expansion of their partnership with African-based insurer, the Hollard Insurance Group (Hollard). This partnership responds to the need for a fully compliant health insurance option in sub-Saharan Africa with the creation of a new product called Hollard Cigna Health. The legal requirements of globally mobile staff as well as regional expats and key local nationals from corporations with operations in the region are met...

12-09-2016 iPMI Product News

High Risk Voyager Travel Insurance

Voyager Insurance Services Ltd has announced the launch of its new and unique High Risk Voyager Travel Insurance product. High Risk Voyager has been specifically designed to offer Travel Insurance cover to individuals or groups travelling from the UK, EEA and overseas dependent territories on business or leisure to areas that are deemed to be high risk by Governments and would not be covered under a typical retail travel insurance...

18-08-2016 iPMI Product News

Bupa Arabia Launches New International Health Insurance Plan Covering Members Anywhere Around The World

Bupa Arabia has announced launching a new International Health Plan for members to have access anywhere, anytime to a hospital or healthcare professionals, in Saudi Arabia or even when they are travelling abroad.  The 'International Health Plan' is Bupa Arabia's first international single card plan for members to cater to their global healthcare needs. The 'International Health Plan' provides access to over 1.2 million healthcare providers in 190 countries when the Bupa insurance...

08-08-2016 iPMI Product News

WellAway Limited Provides ACA Compliant Products With Optional Worldwide Coverage

As part of its ongoing commitment to make it easy for expats to stay healthy and safe, WellAway Limited (www.wellaway.com) now offers health insurance products that meet US healthcare regulations and offer worldwide coverage. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) mandates that expats planning to spend more than 11 months in the US must be covered by an ACA compliant health insurance plan in order to avoid paying tax penalties. In response...

08-08-2016 iPMI Product News

Aetna International Enhances International Private Medical Insurance Plans With Employee Assistance Programme

As part of its ongoing commitment to total employee health and well-being, Aetna International (www.aetnainternational.com) announced today that its employee assistance programme will now become a standard benefit across the majority of its international healthcare plans.  “Emotional health is a large factor in overall health,” said David Healy, general manager for Aetna International in Europe. “For expats, emotional health can become a pressing concern because of the additional challenges of working...

19-07-2016 iPMI Product News

Wellaway Limited Announce Launch Of New Student Insurance Plans

WellAway Limited is pleased to announce the launch of its latest health program: The International Student Plan for US-Bound students and exchange visitors who hold a J1, J2, F1, F2, Q and M visas. The International Student plan program meets and exceeds University and US Visa requirements.In addition to online enrollment with instant purchase, students may obtain their certificate of coverage and ID card following three easy steps. Health insurance in the...

14-07-2016 iPMI Product News

Generali Global Health Launches New International Health Insurance Plan In Hong Kong

Generali Global Health, the international health insurance division of Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A., has announced the launch of their Global Choice plan in Hong Kong, having successfully registered the product in partnership with Generali Hong Kong. The launch will allow Generali Global Health to distribute Global Choice to corporate clients within this market. Global Choice is Generali Global Health’s flagship international health insurance plan. It is designed to cater to the needs...

14-07-2016 iPMI Product News

New Medical Travel Insurance Policy Provides Broad Coverage To Frequent Leisure And Business Travellers For 1 Annual Premium

For one annual premium, a new insurance policy from Chubb can help protect individuals and families from a broad range of risks while traveling for pleasure or business—regardless of how many trips they make during the annual policy period. Available in the United States through Chubb-appointed independent insurance agents and brokers, Passport 360SM  provides coverage for emergency medical and political evacuation, payments to medical providers for covered emergency care, replacement of...

31-05-2016 iPMI Product News

International Medical Group Launches MediGlobal In UAE

International Medical Group®, Inc. has announced its presence in the United Arab Emirates with the launch of a new product specially designed for expatriates in the UAE. Compliant with the Health Authority Abu Dhabi (HAAD) and the Dubai Health Authority (DHA), MediGlobal provides a comprehensive international medical insurance solution for the entire UAE. "We've served the expatriate community for more than 25 years, so it was only appropriate that IMG establish its...

12-05-2016 iPMI Product News