Travel Blog

IN ACTION: Critical Liver Disease in Ireland


Situation: A Global Travel Plus member was visiting his daughter studying abroad in Ireland, when his chronic liver disease flared up, resulting in two seizures. Global Travel Plus was able to repatriate the member back to the United States, allowing him receive his treatment close to home. 

Posted: 7/14/2017 5:01:29 PM


Assistance Case Story: Fractured Femur on RV Trip


Rob* had traveled with his wife from their home in Florida to Virginia via RV. While hiking in Virginia, however, he fractured his femur. Surgery to repair the femur was completed in Virginia, however he’d need assistance returning home, and his wife did not feel comfortable filling Rob’s role in piloting the RV home.
Posted: 1/13/2017 3:16:44 PM