Business travelers want better local healthcare information

60% of business travelers visit “high risk” destinations each year, according to a survey from travel, medical and security assistance firm International SOS. 16% travel to high risk destinations five or more times in a single year writes

By conducting the survey the company was able to identify the information travelers wanted most from their employers and medical care providers:

  • Specific city and local-level information on the quality of medical services
  • Disease risks
  • Vaccination advice
  • Medication Availability

The survey sample consisted of 4,746 respondents working in various industries, including technology, manufacturing, oil/gas/mining, financial services and telecommunication.

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