By: John Gobbels, MedjetAssist VP/COO The Zika virus is a single-stranded RNA virus that is transmitted to humans primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito. The mosquitos typically breed in domestic water-holding containers and are aggressive daytime biters and feed both indoors and outdoors...

Believe it or not, it is that time of year again when people start disappearing from the water cooler. Your co-worker's daughter has the flu, so now you have been exposed. And so it begins ...

In early April, 2015, FocusPoint International, Inc. (FPI) who provides Crisis Assistance Plus™ (CAP) for the MedjetAssist Horizon Program, was contacted by a combined FPI and Medjet client requesting assistance and support for personnel assigned to the country of Burundi, due to the escalating threat...

How is CRE spread? To get a CRE infection, a person must be exposed to CRE germs. CRE germs are usually spread person to person through contact with infected or colonized people, particularly contact with wounds or stool. CRE can cause infections when they enter the...

We hear this all of the time, "I carry the American Express Platinum card so I don't need MedjetAssist, right?"  Wrong!  Some in the marketplace believe that Amex Platinum gives you the same transport benefits as your MedjetAssist membership. After taking a few minutes to review the table...