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CampDoc.com and Markel Insurance Join Forces to Reduce Risk for Campers and Staff at Camp(February 07, 2012)
ANN ARBOR, MI -- (Marketwire) -- 02/07/12 -- CampDoc LLC, a comprehensive web-based health management system designed specifically for camps, and Markel Insurance Company, a leading insurer of camps, have teamed up to help camps improve safety and provide the best possible care to their campers and staff.
CampDoc can help camps reduce risk, improve efficiency and maximize safety at their camp. Markel camp policyholders will have access to the CampDoc.com Health Form, Medication Management, and Health Log components at a discounted introductory rate. CampDoc and Markel currently work with a diverse group of traditional resident and day camps, as well as many special needs and medical camps, adventure, tripping and sports camps, and after-school and summer school programs.
"With the help of CampDoc.com, Markel camp policyholders will have a centralized, secure online tool in their risk management portfolio to help reduce liability and keep safety in the forefront of camp operations," said Ian Garner, Markel's Director of Camp & Youth Organization Relations. "Reducing risk and helping prevent dangerous medical and medication errors is crucial to ensure a successful camp season."
"We are very excited that Markel chose us to provide this much needed service," said Dr. Michael Ambrose, Owner and Director of CampDoc LLC. "We're committed to reducing injury and illness, and helping to ensure the health and safety of kids at camp is our ultimate goal."
Markel camp policy holders can connect to CampDoc.com by signing in to the "Safety Resources" section on Markel's Camp Insurance website, www.campinsurance.com.
CampDoc LLC is an international, comprehensive web-based health management company offering solutions to improve efficiency and maximize safety in local camp communities. A collaborative effort between camp doctors, nurses and camp directors, CampDoc offers components to help camps manage health forms, medications/allergies and health logging. For more information about CampDoc.com and web-based health management, please visit www.campdoc.com or call 248-667-8687.
A subsidiary of Markel Corporation, Markel Insurance Company underwrites commercial lines coverages for a variety of niche markets including a wide range of non-profit social service agencies; camps; child care centers; youth recreation centers; private schools; museums and historic homes; and dance, gymnastics, and martial arts schools. The company also underwrites horse and farm programs, as well as special-risk accident and health insurance. Visit Markel Insurance Company at www.markelinsurance.com.
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