Held in the beautiful surroundings of the El Embajador Hotel, ITIC Santo Domingo brought together leading industry figures from across the travel and health insurance spectrum on 24-26 February
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.
Climate change is having far-reaching effects around the planet, giving travellers cause for concern about many of the destinations they visit and travel insurers lots to think about when it comes to adapting their risk appetite. Robin Gauldie assesses the state of play.
Does a variation in pricing in the international fixed-wing air ambulance industry reflect differing quality of providers, or are some providers simply making more profit than others? James Paul Wallis reports
Danny Quaeyhaegens, Head of the International Insurance Department at Bangkok Hospital Pattaya, Thailand, spoke to the International Hospitals & Healthcare Review about what hospitals can do to attract more international patients - and their insurers
Dr Sapan S. Desai discusses how healthcare organisations can harness big data and machine learning to improve healthcare quality
Dr Peter Lachman, CEO of ISQua, discusses how the Society works to drive continous quality improvement in healthcare worldwide.
ITIJ spoke to Ryan Howsam, Chairman of Staysure, about providing travel insurance for older customers, how best to accommodate pre-existing conditions, and what the industry has to look forward to in 2019.