TakeCare Partners With Medtral New Zealand


Guam – TakeCare Insurance is partnering with Medtral New Zealand, a provider of first-rate healthcare experiences in New Zealand. The partnership further expands TakeCare’s provider network across Asia and the Pacific, and provides patients with access to New Zealand’s finest private hospitals and specialists.  
“The collaboration between TakeCare and Medtral actualizes our common vision of quality healthcare that is safe, accessible, and significantly cost-effective for our members,” said Gina Ramos, TakeCare Chief of Staff. “Through our network, we promote excellent healthcare choice and create a gateway to New Zealand – its internationally accredited, cutting-edge facilities; highly credentialed, English speaking physicians; and first world advantages.”

Medtral, is the international patient division of New Zealand’s top private hospitals Ascot Hospital and Mercy Hospital who service more than 22,000 patients both locally and from around the world annually. Medtral is a first choice provider for offshore surgical care and is committed to providing high quality medical experiences to patients seeking non-acute procedures, including Total Hip Joint replacement, Total Knee Joint replacement, Hip Resurfacing, Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery (CABG), Robotic Prostatectomy, and In vitro fertilization and more. Both Ascot and Mercy Hospitals adhere to the international standards required by the Quality Health New Zealand (QHNZ) and International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua).

Medtral New Zealand’s Chairman, Dr Edward Watson is optimistic about the partnership: “We are pleased to work with TakeCare to offer their member patients a level of excellence and care, and look forward to helping TakeCare bridge the gaps between its patient members and the world-class healthcare they deserve.”

About TakeCare

TakeCare is a private consumer health organization delivering solutions that enhance lives. For over 37 years, nearly 25,000 medical and dental patients have trusted the TakeCare brand of reliable and consistent operational excellence. TakeCare is proud of its patient-centric medical and dental healthcare coverage, and of the 350 local employees that contribute to the company’s growth as one of Micronesia’s largest health plan and healthcare services companies.

About Medtral New Zealand

Medtral New Zealand is the leading provider of medical travel in New Zealand for North American patients, providing world-class, non-acute care and treatment in some of the country’s finest private hospitals. Medtral New Zealand is headquartered in Auckland, New Zealand. To learn more about the company and its vision for world-class healthcare, visit www.medtral.com.