Medical & Insurance
Imformation on EHEC
Please find the medical guidelines for the 2011 World Transplant Games, which have been recently sent to all Team Managers. This document provides information about traveling to Sweden, the services that will be available in Göteborg, and advice and suggestions to achieve the most pleasant experience for all, athletes and spectators.
If you have any questions and additional information, please contact your Team Manager.
A medical Information Seminar will be held June 18 around noon.
All participants at the Games are invited to attend. A panel of highly qualified doctors will be available to discuss a range of medical issues. It is intended that at least half of the time allocated will be for questions you wish to raise.
Medical Assistance at the Games/in Göteborg
Primary care will be provided by several health care centers at regular office hours 08.00 and 22.00 ( 8 am to 10 pm)
Emergency medical care will also be available
Team manages will have access to a list of telephone numbers to be used in an emergency
Medical assistance will be provided at all sporting venues for the duration of the Games
Letter to Team Doctors
As with any travel, we highly recommend that you take out travel insurance in addition to the Repatriation Insurance program organized by the WTGF and included in your Registration charge.
The following documentation is required to be completed for athletes competing in the Transplant Games. Please liaise with your Team Manager in regards to these forms and ensure that they are completed on time and submitted to your Team Manager as soon as possible.
Everyone who registers MUST complete and return the Waiver and Release Form, Code of Conduct and return it to their Team Manager as soon as possible.
Team managers must return the signed medical certificates (MF 1-4) and the World Transplant Games General Waiver to the LOC no later than April 15.