Bucharest, 3rd October 2012: MediHelp International announces a new partnership with The Sovereign Order of Saint John of Jerusalem, Knights of Malta, Federation of the Autonomous Priories, one of the oldest knightly orders in the world. Starting September 2012, all Knights and Dames of the Order will be able to access customized private health insurance for themselves and their families.
“It is a great honour to conclude this partnership with The Sovereign Order of Saint John of Jerusalem. We are proud that MediHelp International will provide top of the line private health insurance with international cover to all Knights and Dames. We hope for a long lasting relation and promise this is just one of the first steps in creating partnerships with other reputable local and international organizations”, says Sir Zahal Levy, President of MediHelp International.
Based on this partnership, all Knights and Dames of the Order living in 60 different countries will be able to access worldwide health insurance policies at special prices. Through MediHelp International tailor-made health plans, the insured members of the Order will be benefit of medical services through a wide network of collaborating hospitals and clinics, with direct payment settlement, 24/7 multilingual call centre or International medical coordination, medical supervisory and fast line reception services.
“The Health Insurance Plan established with MediHelp International and dedicated to the Knights and Dames of the Federation of Autonomous Priories of the Sovereign Order of St. John of Jerusalem, also known as Knights of Malta or Hospitaller Knights, and to their families, in more than 60 countries in all continents of the World, is one more - and very important – initiative taken by our Sovereign Order as a service in favour of our Knights and Dames, who dedicate their efforts to serve theneedy”, says His Most Eminent Highness Jose, Prince, Grand Master and Head of the State.
The Sovereign Order of Saint John of Jerusalem, Knights of Malta, Federation of the Autonomous Priories is one of the oldest Hospitaller orders, created for helping people in need and to provide health services. The order was created in 1050 and recognized by the Pope in 1113. The order has been helping the ill, the poor and the refugees in 3 continents. In recognition of its merits, the order has now full diplomatic relations and it is officially recognised by several States.