ALC Health’s Prima Travel plan has been created exclusively for residents of all European Union (EU) countries regardless of nationality and where our choice of world class cover options offer not just peace of mind, but great value for money. And no matter where in the world your journey takes you ALC Health Prima Travel will be with you every step of the way.
We’ve here to look after your health, your valuables and your travel plans backed by the service and support that you would expect from an award winning international medical insurance company. Continue reading Planning a Ski Trip this winter? Make sure that you’re covered before you leave home
A recent expat survey from HSBC has rated Singapore as the country with the best healthcare, closely followed by Thailand in second place and France in third. However in terms of how easy it is to organise medical treatment Singapore drops down to third place with Hong Kong coming top of the table. Continue reading Singapore is the place to be ill.
The World Health Organisation has confirmed that an outbreak of dengue fever has been reported on the Portuguese Island of Madeira. As of 10 October 2012, a total of 18 confirmed cases and 191 probable cases have been reported.
The Public Health Authorities of Portugal are implementing control measures to reduce the risk of sustained transmission locally, to minimize the impact on the affected population and to prevent the export of infected vectors from the island. Continue reading Dengue Fever reported in Madeira
Nine probable and confirmed cases, including 5 deaths have been reported with Marburg haemorrhagic fever in Kitumba sub-county, Kabale district in South-western Uganda. Of these, 3 have been laboratory confirmed by the Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI). Continue reading Marburg haemorrhagic fever in Uganda