Falling ill whilst travelling not only puts a damper on your trip, but it can be downright scary. Where to go? Who to turn to? Who to trust? Who’s going to help me explain my condition in some form of passable French??? Relax...we’ve got the hookup when travelling in Paris or London and as you may have guessed, there’s an app for that.
HTH Worldwide, a global health & safety services company has unveiled mPassport® Paris and MPassport® London, the first iPhone apps designed to help travelers find quality health care and navigate health care services in these fabulous locales. It’s a virtual mobile medical passport, a personal concierge that gets you the assistance you need, when you need it right in the palm of your hand.
- Consult a map and request an appointment for an office visit on short notice
-Use iPhone mapping and GPS functionality to find the shortest route to convenient care in Paris and London
- Access the concierge service to request an appointment with a specific doctor or within a medical specialty
- Search translation tools to find the French equivalents for medical supplies, and with built in audio, hear key medical terms and phrases spoken in French
They’ve even got a web portal where subscribers can access these features globally. It’s available now for your iPhone or iTouch, downloaded straight from the app store. Check out http://www.mpassport.com/ for more information and even see a quick demo on http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4TlCTdJqwYs&feature=player_embedded
Better safe than sorry, we always say…download it today.