WARWICK, R.I., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InsureMyTrip, the nation's leading travel insurance comparison site, today announced the formation of a strategic partnership with eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH), which operates eHealthInsurance.com, the nation's first and largest private online health insurance exchange.
Under the agreement, InsureMyTrip will offer eHealth customers access to the largest network of travel insurance plans and providers in the U.S. marketplace. InsureMyTrip's powerful unbiased and transparent comparison engine enables customers to search hundreds of plans, then quote and buy the right travel insurance coverage. InsureMyTrip also provides award-winning Customer Care support and access to 17,826 customer ratings and reviews. The partnership also allows InsureMyTrip customers easy access to eHealth's broad selection of individual and family health insurance plans, decision support tools, and personalized help and advice from licensed agents.
"I am excited to be working with eHealth," stated Jim Grace, CEO of InsureMyTrip. "Through this innovative partnership, eHealth customers will have access to our robust product offerings and world class customer service. I am looking forward to seeing what we can accomplish together."
"Millions of consumers turn to eHealth for their insurance needs and travel insurance is a growing and important part of our product offering," said eHealth Senior Vice President Robert Hurley. "Our partnership with InsureMyTrip enables eHealth to bring a broad range of travel insurance products to our customers, allowing them to protect their health and finances when they travel."About InsureMyTrip: InsureMyTrip is the leading online travel insurance comparison site featuring top products from the most trusted providers in the industry. A trusted resource that serves millions of customers worldwide, our licensed insurance agents help travelers find the right insurance plan. Referenced as a helpful website for travelers by U.S. Federal Consumer Information Center, InsureMyTrip offers one of the industry's largest customer ratings and reviews forum and a unique customer advocacy program that provides one-on-one assistance to travelers before, during, and after their trip. Established in 2000, InsureMyTrip is a division of IMT Services Corporation and headquartered in Warwick, R.I., with additional offices and data centers in Connecticut and Oregon. Winner of the Bronze Stevie Award (2014) in the Contact Center of the Year (Up to 100 Seats) - Financial Services Industries category. To learn more about InsureMyTrip, visit www.insuremytrip.com. About eHealth:eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH) operates eHealthInsurance.com, the nation's first and largest private health insurance exchange where individuals, families and small businesses can compare health insurance products from leading insurers side by side and purchase and enroll in coverage online. eHealthInsurance offers thousands of individual, family and small business health plans underwritten by more than 180 of the nation's leading health insurance companies. eHealthInsurance is licensed to sell health insurance in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. eHealth, Inc. also provides powerful online and pharmacy-based tools to help Medicare beneficiaries navigate Medicare health insurance options, choose the right plan and enroll in select plans online through PlanPrescriber.com ( www.planprescriber.com) and eHealthMedicare.com ( www.eHealthMedicare.com). SOURCE InsureMyTrip