Technology may be fundamentally altering the landscape of insurance – but, argues Ryan Rugg, Global Head of Insurance at enterprise software firm R3, these advancements are nothing without solid foundations
The feature articles in ITIJ are an integral part of the publication, allowing us to place a special focus on issues and trends affecting the global travel and health insurance industry. Whether an extended article analysing a key topic in the news, a ‘Profile’ interview with a leading industry representative, or an in-depth look at a pertinent subject area, ITIJ’s ‘features’ provide unique industry insights and offer readers a chance to keep up-to-date with the latest thinking on the most important issues.
Greece is an idyllic tourist destination, with more than 200 inhabited islands. But when it comes to needing medical assistance, how does the healthcare system deal with the increasing influx of annual visitors and expatriates?
As ‘tourism powerhouse’ Mexico teeters on the brink of change, what do travel insurers need to know about the future of travel, and its associated risks, in the country? Milan Korcok provides some perspective
Eyal Gluska, Co-CEO, Setoo, believes that insurers should see the evolving consumer landscape as an opportunity for innovation
Is microinsurance the next frontier for insurers and consumers alike? Lauren Haigh asked industry professionals to share their thoughts on the topic.
There are multiple choices to be made during the repatriation process, but the decision of when to repatriate a patient is the pivotal consideration. How is this decision made and what happens when involved parties disagree? Christian Northwood finds out
Mandy Langfield explores the issues around transporting patients via road ambulance
Understanding the processes, challenges and protocols inherent in the funeral repatriation industry is key for those who partner with such companies in the global travel and medical assistance arena. Fiona Greenwood shares her unique personal insights into this industry
ITIJ caught up with Carlos Hernandez, Operations Manager at Tangiers International, to talk about his role, digital claims, and a particularly challenging assistance case