Not all medical facilities were created equal. Depending on the plan, Emergency Medical Evacuation insurance covers the cost of transporting a seriously injured or ill person to one of the following locations:
The nearest adequate medical facility
A hospital near home
Or the hospital of his/her choice
Emergency Medical Evacuation is usually included with both international medical insurance and travel protection plans, but unlike baggage insurance and trip cancellation insurance, it is also sold separately. Sufficient Emergency Medical Evacuation coverage is recommended, especially for long-distance trips.
MedjetAssistfrom MEDJET Assistance
Annual Medical Evacuation and Repatriation plan for individuals and families using MedjetAssist''s own custom designed jets equipped with state-of-the-art medical equipment and patient transportation facilities. MEDJET Assistance is not an insurance product. There is no limitation to the cost of a medical transport, and the member determines the ultimate hospital destination. MedjetAssist does not ask medical questions for enrollment.
If you are hospitalized as an inpatient more than 150 miles from home, MedjetAssist will fly you to another hospital of your choice as long as it''s more than 150 miles from where you are currently hospitalized. Each member is limited to two MedjetAssist flights a year. Standard plan covers all trips up to 90 days taken during the year -- extended stay plans available. MedjetAssist offers a variety of additional services to its members, including transport service to specialty hospitals, medical consultation, passport replacement, organ recipient transport, and more. Plan is only available to US and Canadian residents at this time.
Safe Travels Multinational Trip Protectionfrom Trawick International Inc.
Multinational Trip Protection is a trip cancellation, interruption and travel delay plan for anyone up to age 79 traveling outside their home country (and not coming to the USA) for 5 days up to a maximum of 180 days. Rates are based on insured trip amount, age, and medical plan maximum. Maximum trip amount is $25,000. Available Worldwide
GBG Long Term Disabilityfrom Global Benefits Group
Income Protection For Individuals. Offered through Global Benefits Group, the LTD insurance protects individuals against financial hardships if they are unable to work for an extended period of time as a result of a disability, sickness or accident. This plan serves as income-replacement insurance. Choose 60% or 70% of salary coverage up to $80,000 maximum. Available to: Overseas workers, Expatriates, thirds-party nationals or high net-worth local nationals
Business Travel Accident (BTA)from Global Underwriters
Many U.S. companies and corporations choose to minimize the potential liability they face when employees travel. To further their Duty Of Care strategy they purchase insurance that includes AD&D Benefits, Medical Coverage (Domestic & International), Med-E-Vac Coverage, and Medical Repatriation. Optional War Zone and Political Evacuation Coverage is also available. Premiums are paid by the employer, but benefits are paid directly to employees or their beneficiaries. Premiums are calculated by the number of employees, estimated number of travel days per year per class of employee, and benefits desired. Available to U.S. based companies.
IMG Visitors Care®from International Medical Group
You have enough to worry about when you’re traveling. Don’t let your medical coverage be an uncertainty. International Medical Group® (IMG®) has developed Visitors Care® to provide you and your family Coverage Without Boundaries® so you can spend more time enjoying your international experience, and less time worrying about your medical security.
Visitors Care offers a broad package of international scheduled benefits for individuals traveling and/or temporarily residing outside their home country for a minimum of five days. There are nine separate options based on deductible levels and maximum limits. Simply select the option that best fits your needs. Available to Non-U.S. Citizens traveling outside their home country.
IMG Patriot International®from International Medical Group
Up to US$2 million in short-term travel medical insurance coverage for US Citizens traveling abroad for a period of 15 days to 12 months. The plan provides worldwide coverage and offers a choice of deductibles. After the deductible is met, the plan pays 80/20% coinsurance up to US$5,000 of eligible medical expenses (coinsurance waived for treatment outside the US and Canada), thereafter 100% of eligible medical expenses up to the policy maximum. Additional benefits include: emergency evacuation/repatriation/reunion, AD&D, hazardous sports & activities coverage, incidental & end-of-trip home country coverage.
Travel Maxfrom Travelex Insurance Services, Inc.
The highest level of protection with many extra benefits included such as Flight Accident, Rental Car, pet medical and identity theft services. Waiver of pre-existing medical conditions is available if purchased within 30 days of making the initial trip deposit.
Optional Cancel For Any Reason benefit (which returns up to 75% of trip cost insured) is available. Available to US residents