Things to Consider When Buying International Health Insurance

Buying International Health Insurance

Global healthcare is quite different from domestic policies, and the purchasing an international health plan is not only challenging, but a big decision. We are here to help you choose the right coverage and offer a few things to consider when purchasing an International health insurance plan.

Do you require portable coverage? Many expatriates move from one country to another, so it’s important your international plan allows you to move from one region to another.

Does the Insurer Have a Large Medical Network?

It’s a good idea to choose a global health insurance provider with an extensive medical network, that way you don’t have to pay a ton of out of pocket costs when you need a claim.

Only Traveling For a Short Amount of Time?

If you are going abroad for only a short amount of time and don’t think you need an international healthcare plan can purchase travel medical insurance. This will cover emergency health care costs —  you can enjoy quality time while vacationing abroad!

Will My Pre-existing Medical Conditions Be Covered?

If you have a pre-existing condition, it’s important to declare these when applying for your international health plan. Failure to disclose this information could lead to your claim and/or policy being canceled.

The good news is — we can help you with this!  We provide private medical/health insurance for Expatriates and their families, EB-5 Investors and their families, those born outside the US, international students and those studying abroad, and US citizens and legal residents who travel internationally. We customize our insurance plans based on your needs. Questions? Give us a call — our agents are ready to help!

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