WorldCare releases new mobile app

WorldCare releases new mobile app


Boston, MA September 16, 2015


WorldCare International, Inc. (WorldCare), released WorldCare Go, a new mobile app that provides professionally-vetted health and medical resources to members traveling internationally.

WorldCare Go supports members of the WorldCare ABROAD service and can be downloaded from online app stores. The app allows members to easily find and access healthcare resources available at their travel destination. Features included in the app are GPS-enabled international doctor and hospital search functionality, conveniently allowing members to schedule appointments and contact doctors and hospitals around the world. Members can also search location, hours of operation and contact information for nearby pharmacies. 1,600 medical terms and phrase translations in 13 languages are available through the app along with drug translations and equivalencies. The application also provides users with continuously updated security information and travel advisories for more than 250 cities and 195 countries, as well as information for over 600 embassies and consulates.


Hassan S. Sharif, President and Chief Operating Officer of WorldCare shared, “WorldCare Go is an innovative mobile offering designed to support our members regardless of where in the world they may travel. It allows them to access the highest quality healthcare while traveling internationally. The app is an unprecedented breakthrough for WorldCare and one that exemplifies WorldCare’s commitment to providing its clients and members with access to the best healthcare available worldwide. By leveraging our technological capabilities, WorldCare is able to provide our members with pertinent healthcare information worldwide.”


For more information on WorldCare Go or about WorldCare International, Inc., please visit

WorldCare‘s mission is to improve the quality of health care worldwide by maximizing timely, efficient and strategic access to the best in health care. For over 20 years, WorldCare has empowered members and physicians with the clinical information and resources needed to make more informed medical decisions. WorldCare’s online medical consultation service does this by digitally connecting millions of members worldwide with specialists at world-class medical centers within the WorldCare Consortium®. These teams of specialists and sub-specialists, with the experience that best matches each member’s needs, review the member’s medical records and diagnostics, confirm the diagnosis, recommend optimal treatments and empower members and their treating physicians with the information and resources needed to make informed medical decisions. WorldCare’s services are available through health plans, employers or insurers. For more information, please visit