Medical Assistance

Medical Evacuation
If a medical problem or an accident occurs while traveling abroad, Inter Partner Assistance will arrange for the transportation of the patient to the nearest suitable medical facility for stabilization and treatment. According to the gravity of the patient's condition, an air ambulance fully equipped with resuscitation facilities will be dispatched with a medical team of specialists on board to escort the patient during the transport. Immediate admission to the hospital will be arranged as well as consultation with appropriate specialists.  
  
Repatriation after treatment
After stabilization, the patient may be escorted to his home country by the most appropriate means of transport.  
  
Repatriation of Mortal Remains/Ashes
In the event of death, Inter Partner Assistance will make all the arrangements for the repatriation of the remains or ashes of the deceased and will take care of legal formalities.  

Compassionate Visit
If hospitalisation is necessary for a period of more than 10 days in a foreign country, Inter Partner Assistance will arrange for one of the patient's family members to visit.  
  
Additional Travel and Accommodation for traveling companion
If the traveling companion's air ticket becomes invalid because of staying behind to take care the patient, Inter Partner Assistance will arrange another economy air ticket and hotel accommodation for the companion.  
 
Return of Children
Inter Partner Assistance will arrange for the return of the patient's children (under the age of 18)  
 
Unexpected Return to Country of Residence
If a member's close relative passes away while the member is traveling aboard, Inter Partner Assistance will arrange for the transportation for the member to return home country.  
  
Hotel Accommodation for Convalescence
If medically necessary, Inter Partner Assistance will arrange the hotel accommodation for the patient's convalescence as well as the daily transportation of the patient to the hospital up to 5 days.  
  
Telephone Medical Advice
While traveling abroad, a member will be able to call Inter Partner Assistance Alarm Centre to obtain the address of the nearest suitable medical facility.?He will, as well, be assisted in securing his appointment with the specialist. Should a second opinion be needed, he may consult the Inter Partner Assistance doctor for advice.  
  
Doctor Referral
While traveling abroad, a member will be able to call Inter Partner Assistance Alarm Centre to obtain the address of the nearest suitable medical facility.He will, as well, be assisted in securing his appointment with the specialist. Should a second opinion be needed, he may consult the Inter Partner Assistance doctor for advice.  
  
Dispatch of Essential Medication/Medical Equipment
Should a traveler run out of a particular medicine that is not available locally, Inter Partner Assistance will send the necessary supply to him within the briefest delay.This type of service will also be of interest to an expatriate who cannot find a specific vaccination in a country in which he is residing temporarily.  
  
Dispatch of Physician
If the traveler's medical condition requires a specialist's management but the specialist is not available in local hospitals, Inter Partner Assistance will send a specialist to consult the patient.  
  
Medical Monitoring
Inter Partner Assistance's medical team will discuss the patient's medical case with the local treating doctor on regular basis and provide professional advice to the patient and the designated party.  
  
Deposit Guaranteeing of Hospital Admission
Some hospitals require a deposit before admitting a patient. Inter Partner Assistance can proceed with this guarantee on behalf of the patient or his insurance company.