RADNOR, Pa., Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- HTH Worldwide, a global health services and technology company, today announced a new update for mPassport, recently identified by Travel + Leisure magazine as the best app for travelers who need to find a doctor.
"Today's world travelers rely on their mobile devices for a variety of vital resources," said Alex Wood, Managing Director for HTH Worldwide. "We are committed to providing these travelers with the most convenient access to medical care across the globe. The recent updates to the mPassport app make it easier for travelers to find trusted care in a foreign city when they need it."
mPassport is included in all HTH Worldwide insurance plans and is available through a subscription at mPassport.com. Over 100,000 business and leisure travelers, students and expats, have traveled the world with this service and have used it to locate medical providers, request appointments and find local equivalents for over the counter and prescription medications. The updated app includes these enhancements to make it even more convenient to connect to local quality care in any situation:
- Medical term and phrase audio translations in twelve languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish
- U.S. Embassy location and contact information
- Health and safety alerts detailing security and health issues around the world
- Updated service request features for insurance members, including the ability to arrange direct billing to secure cashless access for care
The app is available through the App Store, Google Play and Amazon.com.
About HTH Worldwide
HTH Worldwide is a global leader that provides access to quality healthcare information and services all around the globe. HTH's mission is to help people anywhere and anytime understand, navigate and access the best available healthcare services. HTH Worldwide will remain an industry leader in the design, development and distribution of mobile and online global resources across a variety of channels to accomplish its mission. For further information, visit http://www.hthworldwide.com/.
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