Innovative Real-Time travel insurance partnership benefits teachers

Innovative Real-Time travel insurance partnership benefits teachers

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Published: 3 June 2019

Teachers Health announces a new partnership with TravelCard, which will start from today. The travel insurance partnership will benefit teachers when they are taking a well-deserved break by providing access to a new and innovative type of travel insurance - Real-Time insurance.

Brad Joyce, Chief Executive Officer of Teachers Health is pleased to announce the partnership with TravelCard, “Our hard-working members in the education community certainly deserve their holidays. Now on their travels they can have access to Real-Time, efficient and helpful travel insurance. At Teachers Health we are all about offering high quality health insurance, and now through this partnership we can also offer an innovative travel insurance product to our members.

“We are focused on giving more back to members and we are always looking for ways to improve our offering to them. The broad acceptance of pre-existing medical conditions by TravelCard will also benefit our health insurance members.”

Leor Catalan, Chief Executive Officer of TravelCard says, “We are very proud to be partnering with the Teachers Health community, providing peace of mind through the delivery of Real-Time solutions and an easy process to their members. Both Teachers Health and TravelCard have a strong focus on providing unparalleled levels of service and benefits, this partnership will benefit the education community when they are able to take a break and travel.

“If anything goes wrong while Teachers Health members are away, certain approved claims can be paid within minutes using the TravelCard – which equals no out-of-pocket expenses, no mountain of paperwork, and nil $ excess on all claims. On average over 80% of approved claims are paid whilst our members are travelling in a matter of minutes.”

Teachers Health members will benefit from:

  • 24/7 Global Emergency Assistance
  • Australian-based customer support team
  • Claims paid in 'Real-Time'
  • No $ excess on all claims
  • No out-of-pocket expenses and no mountains of paperwork
  • Unlimited cover for cancellation and curtailment^
  • Unlimited cover for overseas emergency medical & hospital expenses^.
  • Claims for Overseas Medical, Delayed Luggage and Theft of Cash can be paid whilst the member is travelling.

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