MedinAction: the useful App for health assistance in Italy
What happens if you are an English speaking in Milan and happen to be sick or ill during your long or short stay in the city? MedinAction has the right answer to your needs, providing you with an efficient on-demand service delivering doctor right at your house or hotel.
What is MedinAction?
MedinAction both consists of a website and an App available for iOS devices enabling foreign visitors, professionals, students in the city, or simply those wishing a professional medical checkup by an English-speaking doctor or dentist, to book a private on-demand visit 24/7, available in the city of Milan, Florence, Rome and now also in Bologna. The service also offers a free live chat with a doctor, both through the website and the app, to get medical assistance, learn more about your illness and fix an appointment with the required doctor – specialists included – within 90 minutes.
After your medical checkup, if needed the doctor can provide you with the necessary sports medical certificate, drug prescription or write a prescription for you blood tests, x-rays, stitches, a MRI, ultrasound or more specialised care.
MedinAction is also associated with some of the most important insurance companies such as Falck Global Assistance, Allianz, Cigna, Assist Card and CISI (Cultural Insurance Services International) and enables direct billing straight to the insurance company. Medinaction doctors and specialists can also provide patients with a detailed receipt of the treatments to be submitted to insurance company for reimbursement.
What happens in case I need hospitalisation? Medinaction can organise transport and help you be admitted to one of the company’s trusted closest hospitals and clinics to receive the most apporpriate assistance.
What specialists does the service offer?
Besides primary care physicians, the service by MedinAction also includes secondary care physicians such as paediatricians, cardiologists and dentists, as well as assistance at trusted dental surgeries. Both the website and the app are an efficient and quick way to solve your medical issues and help English-speaking patients to overcome linguistic barriers when in need of a medical checkup.
How can I get the service?
The service is available on the official website.