CanAm Insurance, a provider for travel insurance products, has added StandbyMD program to its PrimeLink Plus emergency travel medical insurance plan. The program, a product of Healthcare Concierge Services offers business and leisure travelers’ access to personalized health care services.

The company said that individuals who purchase PrimeLink Plus travel insurance and need medical assistance will have access to the services provided under the StandbyMD program. The services include personalized health care services from a qualified physician who facilitates services around the clock.

In addition, individuals are also provided with access to a StandbyMD physician, who will assess the medical condition and provide treatment options. The services include are prescription drug refills; referrals to medical specialists, chiropractors, dentists, walk-in clinics/urgent care centers; house call visits; and access to emergency rooms.

David Rivelis, senior vice president at CanAm Insurance, said: We evaluated the StandbyMD program very carefully and decided that it would be an outstanding product to include in our PrimeLink Plus policy. Being able to provide our customers who travel with access to reliable physicians and healthcare services in times of unanticipated medical needs is a top priority for us. We look forward to working together with Healthcare Concierge Services.