International Travel

Emergency Medical and Evacuation Insurance

CWRU’s Office of Risk Management provides medical and evacuation insurance and assistance traveling on university-related business abroad, as well as to students traveling internationally as part of the their educational experience. Travelers must contact Risk Management for an insurance ID card to be eligible for these free medical and evacuation services.

Registering Your Travel Plans

Faculty and staff planning international travel should signup with the university's commercial travel registry provider, Worldcue. Registration provides the traveler with immediate country condition reporting and emergency notifications via email or mobile devices. Registration also permits the university to provide assistance in the event of international medical, political, security, and weather emergencies.

Those using the Concur booking tool of the university's preferred travel agency Traveline are automatically enrolled for a complete package of country-specific security, health, and background reports. You may also register with the U.S. Department of State STEP (Smart Traveler Enrollment Program)

Traveler’s Health Care Center

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University are leading centers for research into diseases of developing countries. Their Travelers' HealthCare Center provides comprehensive consultation for the preparation and treatment of travelers to developing countries. The Center provides a comprehensive travel consultation prior to departure and expert diagnosis and treatment for those who return ill. For Appointments and information call 216.844.8500. The Travel clinic is located at 3 UH locations:

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center (Map of UH Cleveland)
Mather Pavilion
11100 Euclid Ave. Suite 1600
Cleveland, OH 44106

University Hospitals Chagrin Highlands Health Center (Map of UH Chagrin Highlands)
3909 Orange Place/Suite 3100
Orange Village, OH 44122

University Hospitals Westlake Health Center (Map of UH Westlake)
960 Clague Rd./Suite 2470
Westlake, OH 44145

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