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New Immigrant & Green Card Insurance

New Immigrant & Green Card Insurance
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What is it?

Green card insurance provides coverage for new immigrants to the United States.

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On your visit to the United States, you can take advantage of the sites to see, diverse cultures to explore and opportunities waiting for you. However, you also need to be aware of the U.S.’s unusually high healthcare costs. New immigrants and green card holders who are visiting the U.S. can find peace of mind by purchasing medical coverage with travel insurance.

What Is Green Card Health Insurance?

Green card health insurance can provide temporary medical coverage for new green card holders in the United States who aren’t yet eligible for Medicare, private domestic health insurance, or employee-sponsored insurance.

Considering the high costs of medical care in the United States, having temporary health insurance can keep you protected until you settle in.

What Does Health Insurance for Green Card Holders Cover?

A temporary health insurance plan for new immigrants or green card holders in the U.S. can offer valuable healthcare coverage for various emergency situations.

Green card health insurance can cover:

  • Medical coverage
  • COVID-19 coverage
  • Hospitalization/surgery
  • Emergency medical evacuation
  • Urgent care

Coverage and benefits will vary from plan to plan, so it’s important to compare green card insurance options to choose a plan that best fits your needs.

Best Health Insurance for Green Card Holders

The best health insurance for green card holders or new immigrants to the United States will offer a high policy maximum and excellent benefits.

Popular green card health insurance plans include:

Health Insurance for New Immigrants to USA

Medical expenses in the United States can be quite high. Even if you’re waiting for a domestic health insurance plan to take effect, immigrant travel medical insurance can offer you temporary coverage. Immigrant travel medical plans may also cover green card holders living outside the U.S. visiting the country for a short time.

These plans are designed to offer temporary coverage for new immigrants and green card holders who still list their home country as outside of the U.S. They can give you coverage for up to two years and aren't a complete replacement of your domestic health insurance plan.

New immigrant health insurance offers the following benefits:

  • Medical coverage
  • COVID-19 coverage
  • Emergency services
  • Medical coverage during travel
  • Urgent care
  • PPO Network

VisitorsCoverage can help you get quotes and compare health insurance policies for new immigrants, green card holders and U.S. permanent residents who don't qualify for U.S. domestic insurance or Medicare.

Compare green card insurance plans or contact our Customer Success Team for assistance.

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At VisitorsCoverage, you can easily compare New Immigrant Insurance plans and buy them online, quickly and without excessive paperwork. New Immigrant Insurance plans can help protect you from unforeseen circumstances and let you travel with peace of mind.

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