Faculty/Staff Worldwide Emergency Travel Assistance Services
Travel and medical assistance services are available to RIT employees while traveling more than 100 miles from home or campus. Services are provided by United Healthcare Global/Medex (UHCG) under the university's Travel/Accident policy, underwritten by Chubb Group of Insurance Companies.
UHCG can be reached 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to provide services including: medical provider search and referrals, medical monitoring, coordination of medication, emergency medical evacuation and repatriation.. In addition travel services are available including assistance with replacement of lost travel documents, translation, transfer of funds and global intelligence information. For questions about these services, contact Melinda Ward at (585) 475-6135.
For emergency assistance, you can always call UnitedHealthcare Global Assistance collect at 1-410-453-6330.
TOLL-FREE ACCESS * - The numbers below must be dialed from within the country.
|Australia and Tasmania||1-800-127-907|
|China(northern regions)||108888 * 800-527-0218|
|China(southern regions)||10811 * 800-527-0218|
|France and Monaco||0800-90-8505|
|Italy, Vatican City and San Marino||800-877-204|
|Republic of South Africa||0800-9-92379|
|Spain and Majorca||900-98-4467|
|Switzerland and Liechtenstein||0800-55-6029|
|U.K., N. Ireland, Isle of Jersey, the Channel Isles and Isle of Man||0800-252-074|