Morneau Shepell and LAMP partnership will assist expatriates worldwide
TORONTO, Nov. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - Morneau Shepell, a leading global provider of employee assistance programs, is pleased to announce its new partnership with LAMP, a specialist insurance group, focusing on international healthcare in niche markets around the globe. This multi-year partnership will initially provide support to expatriates covered under Integra Global Health Plans worldwide, which LAMP underwrites.
With the support of Morneau Shepell's worldwide network, Integra Global will provide access for its members to culturally relevant counselling, and provide workers and their families who are living abroad with emotional and inter-cultural support in their new place of employment. "We are very excited to partner with LAMP to provide this important part of employee assistance to expatriate workers covered with Integra Global Health Plans," said Richard Albert, Vice President, International, with Morneau Shepell. "We understand that moving, especially to another country, can be difficult, and we believe this service will mitigate many of the challenges facing workers and their families," added Albert.
"We feel quite strongly about providing specialized health plans to organizations and workers with unique needs," explained Philip Catterton, Managing Director of Integra Gobal. "Given the special circumstances of expatriates, providing quality cultural and language support in times of crises is paramount to our partnership and our value-add to the service Morneau Shepell clients will receive around the world."
Integra Global provides a variety of choice for Individual & Family Plans as well as Group Plans. The true benefit of the partnership and for expatriate workers comes in the form of personalized and customized service that allows for a seamless integration of benefits in what can be an otherwise difficult experience.
LAMP is a specialist insurer focusing on international healthcare, legal and special lines insurance in niche markets worldwide. We are committed to delivering highly tailored insurance solutions to our business partners and clients.
We underwrite international private medical policies to expatriates and overseas nationals via wholesale intermediary partners.
LAMP is passionately committed to supporting its intermediary partners and clients. By listening and working with them, LAMP develops tailored policies, which best suit the needs of its clients. What LAMP aims to do is develop differentiated insurance products or processes based on its expertise and deep experience in its chosen areas of business.
IntegraGlobal is an international health plan provider since 1999. IntegraGlobal is a U.K. company that has service offices strategically placed worldwide in Europe, North America and Asia. We specialise in providing health plans to organisations and individuals with unique health protection needs, such as expatriates, marine professionals and specialised risks. Our specialty is the uncommon. And we like to apply our understanding and experience to such unique groups rather than trying to put a round peg in a square hole. And by doing so, we are confident of developing unique international health plans that offer you outstanding protection, excellent value and hands-on unbeatable personal service.
More and more people have discovered the unique value of an IntegraGlobal International Health Plan. Extraordinary benefits, excellent personal service at an unbeatable value have made IntegraGlobal a sought after health plan in many expatriate country destinations.
About Morneau Shepell Inc.
Morneau Shepell is the only human resources consulting and technology company that takes an integrative approach to employee assistance, health, benefits, and retirement needs. The Company is the leading provider of Employee and Family Assistance Programs, the largest administrator of pension and benefits plans and the largest provider of integrated absence management solutions in Canada. Through health and productivity, administrative, and retirement solutions, Morneau Shepell helps clients reduce costs, increase employee productivity, and improve their competitive position.
Established in 1966, Morneau Shepell serves more than 20,000 clients, ranging from small businesses to some of the largest corporations and associations in North America. With almost 4,000 employees in offices across North America, Morneau Shepell provides services to organizations across Canada, in the United States, and around the globe. Morneau Shepell is a publicly-traded company on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: MSI). For more information, visit morneaushepell.com.
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For further information: Nathan Gibson, Manager, Corporate Communications, Morneau Shepell, 416-390-2641, [email protected]