Had it not been for her membership in the Southern Medical Association (SMA) and the organization’s affiliate relationship with MedjetAssist, Dr. Pamela McLain doubts she would have ever known about MedjetAssist. But thanks to SMA membership benefits, Dr. McLain did join MedjetAssist's medical transfer program and now she is very glad she did.
Travel agents Pat and Bob Watson faithfully carry their MedjetAssist card on their many travels, and they have always encouraged MedjetAssist travel medical protection for their clients. The pair has a newfound appreciation for MedjetAssist since their own brush with a medical crisis on a return trip form Hong Kong. The husband and wife team run Watson and Watson, LTD, in Scarsdale, New York. They were on the first leg of their journey home from an overseas symposium for Virtuoso Travel Agents when something went terribly wrong.
Sixty-year-old Norine Gettys proposed a special outing for her family during a fall trip to their favorite Hawaiian island, Kauai. Climbing aboard All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) the group followed a guide into a lush jungle, planning to picnic at a local waterfall. Just one hour into the excursion, things went drastically wrong.
Most business travelers don't have to worry about the perils of crocodile bites, malaria and shrapnel wounds when they hit the road on behalf of their employers, but for the reporters, producers and photographers of National Geographic Television, these are very real considerations. It's no wonder then, that National Geographic Television provides MedjetAssist medical transportation memberships for almost 100 employees. These days, even companies with more traditional lines of business see the value in protecting employees who are frequent business travelers.
Annual memberships are available to residents of the United States, Canada and Mexico who travel domestically and internationally.
John Gobbles, Medjet VP/COO answers important questions about the Medjet air-medical transport membership program. Select this news item to listen to the interview.
About.com profiles Medjet regarding travel assistance for air-medical transport as it relates to adventure travel.
Medjet announces endorsement of 16-time PGA Tour winner, Jim Furyk.
MedjetAssist is an authorized Indirect Air Carrier (IAC) utilizing the services of licensed Part 135 air carriers to meet your air ambulance transportation needs. MedjetAssist does not own, lease or operate any aircraft, and has no affiliation with any direct air carrier. As an IAC, MedjetAssist contracts for the provision of air transportation services in its own name and coordinates the provision of medical services for your flight. All flights are operated by licensed direct air carriers. Copyright © 2010-2011 MedjetAssist