Travel Assistance Services

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
 
 
Brazil
0800-891-2734
 
 
China(northern regions)
108888 * 800-527-0218
 
 
China(southern regions)
10811 * 800-527-0218
 
 
Dominican Republic
1-888-567-0977
 
 
France and Monaco
0800-90-8505
 
 
Germany
0800-1-811401
 
 
Hong Kong
800-96-4421
 
 
India
000-800-100-1603
 
 
Israel
1-809-41-0172
 
 
Italy, Vatican City and San Marino
800-877-204
 
 
Japan
00531-11-4065
 
 
Mexico
001-800-101-0061
 
 
Philippines
1-800-1-111-0503
 
 
Republic of South Africa
0800-9-92379
 
 
Singapore
800-1100-452
 
 
Spain and Majorca
900-98-4467
 
 
Switzerland and Liechtenstein
0800-55-6029
 
 
Thailand
001-800-11-471-0661
 
 
U.K., N. Ireland, Isle of Jersey, the Channel Isles and Isle of Man
0800-252-074
 
 

 Faculty and Staff Travel and Medical Assistance Provider Information (Login Required).