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International SOS’ Air Rescue Services In Africa Secure Important Accreditation

International SOS’ Air Rescue Services In Africa Secure Important Accreditation

International SOS is pleased to announce that its air rescue operator in Africa has once again been awarded full accreditation by CAMTS (Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems). Air Rescue Africa delivers services on behalf of International SOS. While 154 service providers are accredited by CAMTS, Air Rescue Africa is the only provider with this accreditation outside North America and the UK. CAMTS is a peer review organisation dedicated to improving patient care and transport safety.

It achieves this by providing a dynamic accreditation process through the development of standards, education and services that supports its vision of safe & appropriate patient transport. Air Rescue Africa is the best equipped air ambulance provider in Africa. The operation provides air ambulance medical evacuation services across the continent and across the world. Staff are committed to excellence through the safe delivery of quality medical care and a consistently reliable service to our customers and patients. CAMTS accreditation has been achieved for a third consecutive three-year cycle. Air Rescue Africa is also fully accredited by EURAMI (European Aeromedical Institute).

Dr Steven Lunt, Medical Director Air Ambulance at Air Rescue Africa said: “CAMTS is considered to be one of the highest international standards of accreditation. We are delighted to once again secure this significant recognition of our high standards. All of our staff, from flight crew to those working in medical and operations teams have worked hard once again to demonstrate that we meet these stringent requirements. We look forward to continuing to offer clients and patients the best care possible”.

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Europ Assistance USA Wins Two Silver Stevie® Awards in 2013 International Business Awards(SM)

Europ Assistance USA, the largest individual crisis protection provider, unveiled today that it was named the winner of two Silver Stevie® Awards in The 10th Annual International Business Awards. Recognized for its outstanding banking, financial services and business services, Europ Assistance USA's Identity Theft Protection team took silver in the Customer Service Team of the Year category.

The company's Travel Assistance team scored silver in the Customer Service Department of the Year -- All Other Industries category. The International Business Awards are the world's premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide -- public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small -- are eligible to submit nominations. The 2013 IBAs received entries from more than 50 nations and territories. More than 3,300 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories.

"Genuine interest in the well-being of our customers and high-touch customer service is in our DNA, and congratulations are in order for the Identity Theft Protection and Travel Assistance teams because they exemplify these qualities," said Paige Schaffer, vice president of operations at Europ Assistance USA. "Whether our customers are in dire circumstances and are in need of emergent medical support or political evacuation during their travels, or have become victims of identity theft personally or as part of a greater corporate data breach, both centers of excellence are there to support with empathy, expertise and care."

Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 250 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process this year. "The 2013 International Business Awards are noteworthy for featuring the best collection of entries we have ever received," said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. "The judges have been unanimous in their comments about the quality of achievements, and the expertise with which they were portrayed, in the nominations we received this year. We extend our most heartfelt congratulations to all of this year's Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award winners."

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The Difference Between Travel and Expatriate Insurance

The Difference Between Travel and Expatriate Insurance

Cigna Global provides international health insurance for Expatriates living abroad. Cigna combines years of experience in private medical insurance with an understanding of the service and customer care you need. With Cigna you can create a health insurance plan that's perfectly tailored for the needs of you and your family by offering you the reassurance of comprehensive core cover, and the flexibility of adding as many extra benefits as you want.

The Difference Between Travel and Expatriate Insurance

Cigna Global provides international health insurance for Expatriates living abroad. Cigna combines years of experience in private medical insurance with an understanding of the service and customer care you need. With Cigna you can create a health insurance plan that's perfectly tailored for the needs of you and your family by offering you the reassurance of comprehensive core cover, and the flexibility of adding as many extra benefits as you want.

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ALC Health Extends Their Range Of Prima Healthcare Plans Providing Even More Options

ALC Health Extends Their Range Of Prima Healthcare Plans Providing Even More Options

 ALC Health Extends Their Range Of Prima Healthcare Plans Providing Even More OptionsWith the increasing demand for international private medical insurance, ALC Health has launched two new plans to complement its existing range of Prima healthcare products. Prima Concept is a new budget plan targeting those who are looking for their basic healthcare necessities to be covered including hospital care, specialist treatments, family doctor fees and emergency evacuation benefits.

Aimed at the growing demand for low cost quality international medical insurance plans across Asia, Europe, Africa and the Middle East, Prima Concept offers a choice of currency and excess options that make this new plan particularly attractive to anyone looking for medical insurance on a budget.

Prima Platinum, a benefit rich package, is ALC Health’s second new offering aimed at the top end of the market. With an extensive range of high value benefits and the option to select from a choice of four levels of routine pregnancy and childbirth cover, enhanced routine dental benefits and full refund evacuation or repatriation cover, Prima Platinum is aimed at Corporate International Executives and High Net Worth Individuals who are looking for the ‘best available’ cover and including IVF Treatment, Kidney Dialysis, extended Chronic Treatment and full Cancer cover including hospice care.

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Andrew Apps, Director at ALC Health comments: “We have been listening carefully to what iPMI brokers across the world have been saying to us about the need for both high level and value added products which would fill the gap around many traditional expatriate plans common place to international medical insurance providers. Their insight has been invaluable and enabled ALC Health to create two exciting new iPMI solutions that we believe provide a real answer to the growing demand for flexible international private medical insurance particularly across the emerging markets of South East Asia and Continental Africa where demand for products that combine financial security with high quality customer support has never been greater. Whether there is a need for traditional expatriate cover, a ‘no frills’ package or an all-encompassing top end solution, ALC Health’s new extended range of Prima Healthcare plans really do fit the bill in more ways than one.”

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You Are Global

You Are Global Overseas Health Insurance

 

You Are Global is a leading international health, expat, life and travel insurance broker and intermediary, based in Brazil. You Are Global works with leading private medical insurance providers and companies like IMG, Cigna, HCC, Now Health International and Allianz Worldwide Care. You Are Global caters specifically for expatriates, travelers and tourists, working, living and visiting Brazil. You Are Global has specific expertise working with Spanish speaking cultures around the world whilst also proving international health, medical, travel, expat and life insurance plan to the out bound travel market in Brazil.

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ValenteRocha Corporate Risk Consulting

ValenteRocha Corporate Risk Consulting

Valente RochaTemos o prazer de apresentar a você a YOU ARE GLOBAL. Uma solução completa de seguro saúde especializada em expatriados. Trabalhamos sob a chancela da IMG, nossa parceira internacional, referência na área e que oferece as melhores opções em termos de abrangência de cobertura, serviços diferenciados e preços justos. A You Are Global é uma marca do Grupo Valente Rocha Consultora e Corretora de Seguros, que nasceu justamente da observação da importância de desenvolvermos serviços de seguro saúde específicos para pessoas que trabalham fora de seus países, oferecendo segurança e confiabilidade. ValenteRocha Corporate Risk Consulting

Phone: +55 41 3527-2680

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Web: http://valenterocha.com.br

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You Are Global

You Are Global Overseas Health Insurance

You Are Global is a leading international health, expat, life and travel insurance broker and intermediary, based in Brazil. You Are Global works with leading private medical insurance providers and companies like IMG, Cigna, HCC, Now Health International and Allianz Worldwide Care. You Are Global caters specifically for expatriates, travelers and tourists, working, living and visiting Brazil. You Are Global has specific expertise working with Spanish speaking cultures around the world whilst also proving international health, medical, travel, expat and life insurance plan to the out bound travel market in Brazil.

How can we help?

If you are an international citizen and need a medical coverage which knows no boundaries, you are in the right place. We understand the world has evolved and business and study programs are not limited to the place we live. And this also happens to international travel opportunities: nowadays, travel abroad is easy due to globalization. In the other hand, we know that having a comprehensive, continuous and worldwide medical coverage is mandatory to an international citizen. Therefore, from now on you can access all solutions ValenteRocha provides throughout “You are global – SeguroSaúdeemViagens” program.

You can have a global support, with online assistance, quoting and contracting your international medical coverage with adjustable options as you have never seen. Now you have access to the most comprehensive medical coverage plan available in the American Health Insurance Style. *You are Global – Seguro Saúde em Viagem”isValenteRochaproperty for international medical coverage plans.

Safe On-line Shopping

The whole process of your international medical coverage shopping can be on-line, throughout the internet. In this channel, you can have the quotation you need, revise the offered coverages, fulfill your personal data and send, directly to the enterprise, your international medical coverage request. We know that, due to the nature of our solutions, some personal information is confidential. Then, the entire information submitting process is confidential and all personal information is sent directly to underwriting department which is under a severe clause of confidentiality regarding our clients` information. All this provides you peace of mind. All the shopping system is secured by a safe site and digital certificate, which ensures the online shopping. In other words, we are ready for you to have what is the top of the best medical coverage available, aligned with an customer service and underwriting processes with are modern, safe and dynamic.

Company: You Are Global

Address: R.Lima Barreto, 442, Curitba, Brazil

Phone: +55 41 3527 2680

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Web: www.youareglobal.com

 

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