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.

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

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.

 

Country/Region* Phone Number(s)

Australia

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

0800-90-8505

Germany

0800-1-811401

Hong Kong

800-96-4421

Israel

1-809-41-0172

Italy

800-877-204

Japan

00531-11-4065

Mexico

001-800-101-0061

Philippines

1-800-1-111-0503

Singapore

800-1100-452

South Africa

0800-9-92379

Spain

900-98-4467

Switzerland

0800-55-6029

Thailand

001-800-11-471-0661

U.K.

0800-252-074

U.S. & Canada

1-800-527-0218