Air Ambulance

Getting Home Safely

IMA's premier global air-medical evacuation can get your insured members back to their home country hospital of choice in case of emergency, ensuring the fastest response time.

IMA is responsible for the optimal medical evacuation plan, and provides complete handling of transportation, depending on the patient's condition and place of destination.

Getting The Job Done

  • Providing medical recommendations regarding worldwide transportation options: regularly scheduled flights under supervision of a nurse or doctor, air ambulance or commercial aircraft s
  • Assembling a dedicated team of highly qualified pilots and specially trained emergency medical teams for global air-medical escort, to ensure patient’s stable condition
  • Organizing necessary medical equipment for loading the patient on board and monitoring the vital signs during the flight, including: respirators, defibrillator, oxygen tanks, infusion pumps and other medicaments and equipment for resuscitation
    Arranging all permissions and administrative aspects for any type of transportation, including immigration and flight clearances and coordinating admission to the appropriate medical facility
  • Coordinating ambulance services with airplane access and ground transportation at both ends of the evacuation

If you are looking for a partner in Israel that can provide your insured members the needed assistance and support for complete peace of mind in medical crisis, contact us at: ops@ima-mc.com

רופא ישראלי בחו"ל

אשפוז בחו"ל היא סיטואציה לא פשוטה, לחולה ולבני משפחתו כאחד.

IMA מציגה שירות חדשני במסגרתו נטיס רופא ישראלי לבית החולים בו מאושפז החולה וזאת על מנת לבצע הערכה בנוגע לטיפול הרפואי שמתקבל בבית החולים בחו"ל ובחינה מקרוב לאפשרויות ההטסה לישראל.

השירות ניתן בתשלום שלא במסגרת הביטוח ונתון לשיקול דעתה של IMA בכל מקרה ומקרה.

Case Management

The ability to access quality medical assistance is of vital importance when a medical emergency occurs, especially abroad. As the local representatives of many international insurance companies, IMA administers medical cases, covering all steps, from the first call, through coordinating the treatment process, to providing the best possible medical care available.
From routine medical treatment to highly complex case management, IMA ensures that the care provided is timely, efficient, client-centered and cost-effective.

IMA delivers a comprehensive solution and administers the entire process as smooth as possible with our case management services:

  • Swift and reassuring customer support – IMA's call center is on standby around the clock, delivering immediate advocacy, advice and guidance from the first moment of contact. Our highly professional, multi-lingual and experienced staff offers empathy alongside medical expertise in times of need.
  • Implementing and coordinating patient care – IMA coordinates medical treatment tailored to respond to customer's needs and desires:
    • Arranging a doctor's visit to your insured members place of stay, who provides careful assessment of the medical situation
    • Coordinating medical appointments to renowned experts across a comprehensive range of medical specializations
    • Referring to an appropriate medical facility and arranging hospital admission

    We provide a detailed report on every step to the insurance company.

  • Communicating with local medical providers:
    • IMA has close contacts with Israel's leading hospitals, enabling us to liaise at all time with physicians, nurses, medical facilities and provide our customers with clinical information and medical records.
    • Our medical professionals will obtain a full understanding of the situation and begin to daily monitor the patient's condition, in order to minimize excessive length of stay. We relay necessary information about on-going treatment plan until the situation is resolved, and the member is either able to resume travel or fit to fly.
    • Guarantee of payment to medical facilities, on behalf of the insurance company
    • Cost containment – medical bills verification
  • Evaluating the options – certain medical situations require that a patient be repatriated back home. IMA's medical staff evaluates the patient’s medical needs and is capable to arrange a medical transportation worldwide. Depending on the patient's medical situation, we assist in identifying the optimal way of transport – air ambulance or commercial flight under supervision of a nurse or a doctor on the return home.

There is always a medical expert on hand to assist your insured members in times of need and protect the interests of your insurance company.

הטסה רפואית

הטסה רפואית היא משימה מורכבת ביותר ולעיתים חיי אדם תלויים בה. עם זאת, ישנם מצבים בהם זו הדרך היחידה והמהירה ביותר להביא את החולה בבטחה, אל בית חולים בו סיכויי החלמתו הם הטובים ביותר.
מבצעי הטסה רפואית בטיסה מסחרית או באמבולנס אווירי, דורשים ניהול קפדני של צוות מקצועי ומנוסה המפעיל שיקול דעת מרבי ופועל ביעילות, בין היתר להשגת כל האישורים הנדרשים מול חברות התעופה השונות.בשנות פעילותה הרבות, IMA צברה ניסיון מוכח בתכנון, ארגון וביצוע אלפי מבצעי הטסה רפואית מורכבים של מטיילים אשר חלו, נפצעו, לקו בליבם, נפגעו משבץ ועוד. במסגרת שירותיה*, IMA מספקת לחולים ולבני משפחותיהם יכולת תגובה מהירה ומעטפת שירותים מלאה "ממיטה למיטה" – עד לאשפוזו של החולה בבית חולים בישראל.

IMA תבחן ותטפל במגוון נושאים הקשורים בהטסה וביניהם:
• בחינה רחבה של הסיכונים והסיכויים בכל טיסה וטיסה.
• סוג המטוס, נחיתות תדלוק, רום טיסה, צורת העלאת החולה למטוס ועוד.
• הזמנת כרטיסים לטיסה מסחרית או תיאום טיסה פרטית באמבולנס אווירי.
• שיבוץ הצוות הרפואי המתאים ביותר למשימה: רופאים מומחים, אחיות מוסמכות ופרמדיקים.
• ארגון הציוד הרפואי: מערכות הנשמה, דפיברילטור, מכלי חמצן, עירויים, תרופות ועוד.
• טיפול בקבלת כל האישורים המנהלתיים הנדרשים לצורך הפינוי.
• תיאום פינוי באמבולנס אל שדה התעופה.
• ליווי החולה במהלך הטיסה ומתן טיפול רפואי תומך, לייצוב מצבו.
• פינוי באמצעות אמבולנס לבית החולים בארץ והעברת החולה לצוות המטפל.

*בכפוף לתנאי הפוליסה

USA Cost Containment

Enhancing Hospital Cost Savings

If your insured members have received a U.S hospital bill, there is a reasonable chance that they have been unreasonably overcharged. When it comes to handling medical claims on your behalf and delivering enormous cost savings on hospital medical expenses in the USA – Medicheck is your competent partner.
With almost two decades of U.S. cost containment expertise and extensive knowledge in reviewing big or small invoices to assess the validity of services billed and negotiate medical chsrges, Medicheck can guarantee minimized and controlled costs, while ensuring the best patient care.

Our Customers Come First

Medicheck is conscious of its responsibility to control costs on behalf of medical insurance companies and has no liability to medical providers, enabling us to succeed in achieving our customers significant savings.

Early Repatriation Opportunities

Identifying the right time to discharge a patient is tricky, and we do it with years of experience and impeccable expertise, ensuring that hospitalization is medically necessary at all times.

Exceptional U.S. Cost Containment Skills

Medicheck takes the claim analysis process one step forward by independently reviewing all medical records to assure that all the services billed were actually delivered and detect possible overpricing. Our experienced team of auditors consists of medical, legal and financial experts, offering a unique blend of invaluable knowledge to insurance companies, in terms of medical necessity and financial evaluation to accomplish outstanding cost savings.

Our Direct Negotiation Advantage- DNA

Our DNA approach means specializing in U.S cost-based financial negotiations and offering the most comprehensive invoice review and cost control. In contrast to most cost containment providers, who rely on pre-arranged agreements and networks, all claims received are negotiated directly with healthcare facilities and medical providers, by Medicheck's medical settling specialists. We seek to maximize your savings while providing quick and quality assistance with a smile.

Fast, Precise and Reliable

You will only pay us based on the cost containment results we deliver.
Want to get better savings at the lowest fare possible?
Contact us today at: medicheck@ima-mc.com