- Satisfies U.S. J1 and J2 visa requirements
- Coverage from 1 Month to 48 months
- Renewable and Cancelable
- For group of students and scholars studying abroad or participants of cultural exchange programs
- Provides Family Coverage
- Not available for purchase in Maryland(MD) state.
Note: Patriot Group Exchange Plan is not available for the residents of Maryland (MD). All coverage is based on usual, reasonable, and customary expenses. See plan brochure and description of coverage for detailed coverage.
Here is a complete list of benefits of Patriot Group Exchange
Basic Short Term Plan: $25,000
Long term Annual: Maximum Limit
Basic Short Term Plan:$7500 for return or Mortal returns ,or $5000 for cremation
Long term Annual:$25,000 for return or Mortal returns ,or $5000 for cremation
- US States Restrictions Not available for purchase in Maryland(MD) state.
- Country Restrictions
- Coverage in U.S.A. Covered
- Coverage outside U.S.A. Covered
Min 1 month to Max 48 months
|Plan Administrator Company||IMG|
|Carrier / Underwriter||Sirius International|
|Plan Type||Comprehensive Coverage Plan|
|AM Best Rating||A (Excellent)|
|Coverage in U.S.A.||Covered|
|Coverage outside U.S.A.||Covered|
|Co-Pay||$5 per visit for Student Health Center|
|Coverage Type||Per Illness or Injury|
|Deductible Type||$100 per Illness or Injury|
|Renewability||Renewable (Only if initially purchased for 1 month) with $5 fee each time you renew, up to a maximum period of 48 months.|
|Cancellation||Full refund available if cancelled before start date. Only Monthly refund available after start date if no claims have been made( $50 Cancellation Fee Applicable)|
|PPO Network||First Health Network|
|Coverage Length||Min 1 month to Max 48 months|
|Available Coverage|| Ages 14 days - 64 years
StandardShort Term Plan: $50,000, $250,000, $500,000
Basic Short Term Plan: $10,000
Long term Annual: Customizable from $50,000 to Life time maximum of $5000,000
|Provider Directory||By Provider, 24 hours Worldwide, Phone Nos. : 866-281-1688|
|Plan Brochure||Patriot Group Exchange Insurance Brochure|
|US States Restrictions||Not available for purchase in Maryland(MD) state.|
Patriot Group Exchange Insurance FAQs
Q1: Am I eligible for the Patriot Group Exchange program?
This program is designed for students and scholars studying abroad or participants of cultural exchange programs. The member must be actively engaged or participating in an educational or cultural exchange program in the country of assignment through a sponsoring organization or school, or be the spouse or dependent of said student/participant traveling with them.
Your plan must become effective within 180 days of your arrival in the United States. The minimum coverage period is 1 month and the maximum coverage period is 48 months. This plan if for people between the ages of 14 days to 64 years.
Q2: Are a student's dependents eligible for coverage?
Yes, this plan provides coverage for the participants spouse and unmarried dependent children travelling with them. Spouse and dependents can apply for coverage by themselves if they hold a J2 visa, and the J1 visa holder who is participating in the educational or cultural exchange program has purchased a plan through that program.
Q3: What are two different Patriot Group Exchange programs?
The two different Patriot Group Exchange programs are Standard Short Term Plan and Basic Short Term Plan. Both the plans are designed to meet the U.S. visa travel insurance requirements for a student studying abroad or a participant of cultural exchange program.
Please check the brochure for more details about the schedule of benefits .
Q4. What does the optional Add-On Plan cover?
The optional Add-On Plan provides additional coverage for high school sports, personal liability like loss of baggage, valuables and personal papers and also legal assistance.
Q5. My program requires an Insurance Compliance Form or a Waiver Form be completed as proof of my insurance. Can you complete this form for me? What should I do?
First, purchase the Patriot Group Exchange Insurance. After your purchase (enrollment) is complete, simply fax or email your school's Compliance or Waiver Form to (317.665.4505 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org). We will complete it and fax it back to your school for you.
Q6: Can I renew the Patriot Group Exchange plan?
Yes, if you purchase the plan for a minimum of three months, coverage may be renewed for a total of up to 48 months.
Q7: Can I cancel the Patriot Group Exchange plan?
Yes, you can cancel this plan. Full refund is available if you request for cancellation before the start date. Only monthly is refund available, if cancellation is requested after start date and no claims have been made. $50 Cancellation fee is applicable.
Q8: Does this plan cover any pre-existing conditions?
Yes, after 12 months of continuous coverage, this plan covers up to $500 per year; 50,000 lifetime maximum for pre-existing conditions.For more details & exclusions regarding the pre-existing conditions, please check the Inbound Guest plan brochure.
Q9. Does Patriot Group Exchange program cover pregnancy?
No, this plan does not cover for pregnancy.
Q10. Which doctor or hospital can I go to?
Within USA, the network provider for this plan is First Health Network. Or you can go to any doctor of your choice.
Q11: What information do I need to purchase this insurance?
Name(s), date of birth, and passport number of the visitor(s).
Q12: When will I receive my ID card?
The print out of the on-line confirmation /virtual ID card is the proof of insurance and can be used when you visit the doctor or hospital. While filling out the online application, if you select online fulfillment you will not receive anything in snail mail but in your email. If you select the snail mail option then you won't receive your ID card in email but to your mailing address within 5-10 business days.
Q13: How do I use this insurance?
Please refer to the following article about the policy usage: How to use Visitor Insurance?
Q14. Where can I find the claim information?
Please refer to the following article for the claim process: Visitor Insurance Claim Process
Q15: Where can I find answers to other questions I have?
If you still have questions, please email us at email@example.com or call our support line toll free: 1.866.384.9104. Business Hours: Mon - Fri 8:30am- 5:30pm PST.
Important renewal information about your Patriot Group Exchange visitors insurance:
- You can renew Patriot Group Exchange Insurance online upto 48 months only if the plan was initially purchased for 1 month.
- A renewal fee is $5 every time the policy is renewed.
- It is recommended to renew your policy prior to its expiration date. It can be renewed a day before it expires.
- After the policy expires, you can no longer have the option to renew it. In such cases, you may apply for a new policy.
- Premium may increase at renewal:
- Based on applicants age at the time of renewals.
- Rates are subject to change at underwriters discretion.
- Benefits may change based on the applicants age at the time of renewal.
Have the following information handy:
- Current I.D./Certificate number (Make sure you enter the certificate number as it is including the dash).
- Primary Insured's Birthdate.
(Date of birth should be entered as mm/dd/yyyy)
- Credit Card Information.