SOURCE: HTH Worldwide

March 30, 2006 11:53 ET

HTH Worldwide Expands Health Insurance Options for Global Travelers With New TravelGap® Single Trip Plans

RADNOR, PA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 30, 2006 -- HTH Worldwide today announced the launch of a new set of short-term health insurance plans designed for the global traveler. TravelGap® Single Trip Voyager and TravelGap® Single Trip Excursion give travelers the option of choosing primary or supplemental coverage featuring HTH's Global Health and Safety Services, including comprehensive online databases and concierge-level medical assistance services.

"HTH designed the new products to widen the options and enhance the benefits for international travelers seeking coverage for trips lasting seven days to six months," said Brendan Sharkey, Individual Products Director, HTH Worldwide. "These new offerings replace the previous plan marketed as TravelGap® Vacationer and are available through all of HTH's distribution channels."

A leading player in international health insurance, HTH Worldwide designs, markets and administers a full line of individual travel health insurance programs under its TravelGap® and Global Citizen brands. TravelGap® is also available as an annual plan covering multiple trips of up to 70 days duration. Pricing and benefits schedules are available online at under Travel Medical plans.

TravelGap® Single Trip Voyager offers primary coverage and may be purchased by travelers up to age 74. TravelGap® Single Trip Excursion is designed as supplemental coverage for travelers up to age 84 who are covered by a primary health plan. The Single Trip plan designs include a new zero deductible option, and the Excursion plan now covers pre-existing conditions.

HTH Worldwide is a specialty insurer and an innovator and leader in helping world travelers stay safe and gain easy access to quality healthcare services all around the globe. HTH combines its health and safety research, advanced Internet applications and extensive experience in designing and delivering international health insurance plans to ensure customers' health, safety and peace of mind. HTH annually services hundreds of thousands of travelers who leave their home countries for extended periods of business, leisure and study. Please visit

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