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International SOS Overview

International SOS is one of the service providers to Stanford's International Travel Assistance Program. Following is an overview of their offerings. Note that some services may result in additional costs to the traveler. Contact your sponsoring unit for more information.

Medical Services

  • Emergency evacuation
  • Medically supervised repatriation
  • Companion ticket
  • Additional travel and accommodation arrangements after medical evacuation
  • Repatriation of mortal remains
  • Return home of minor children
  • Medical monitoring
  • Inpatient admission and identification of receiving physician
  • Emergency & routine medical advice
  • Pre-trip information on travel health issues (Country Guides)
  • Medical and dental referrals
  • Outpatient and dental referrals
  • Outpatient case management
  • Claims assistance
  • Outpatient medical expense guarantee and payment
  • Inpatient medical expense guarantee, cost review and payment
  • Dispatch of medication and medical supplies

See further details about medical services.

Travel Services

  • Legal referrals
  • Emergency message transmission
  • Translations and interpreters
  • Lost document advice
  • Ground transportation and accommodations for accompanying family members
  • Emergency personal cash advances

Security Services

  • Security evacuation assistance
  • Online travel security information
  • Access to security crisis center

See further details about security services.