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Emergency Medical Evacuation Insurance

Emergency Medical Evacuation Insurance

Emergency Medical Evacuation Insurance
What is it?

Emergency medical evacuation insurance for evacuation assistance in case of a sudden medical event.

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If youre traveling in a region with limited medical resources or in a remote area, emergency medical evacuation will ensure that you're able to receive medical help. This insurance assists those who need to be evacuated. It will cover transportation costs should you need to be airlifted to the nearest hospital.

Why emergency medical evacuation insurance matters

Emergency medical evacuation insurance is crucial because it literally saves lives. No matter where in the world you are, this benefit will ensure that you receive medical attention, even if that means having to be airlifted to the nearest medical facility. Without this coverage, an airlift itself could cost you thousands of dollars.

Anyone traveling overseas should have emergency medical evacuation insurance. With an emergency medical evacuation plan, the insurance plan provider arranges the transportation so you don't have to worry about the details. Plus, you won't have to pay for an expensive emergency medical evacuation out of pocket.

Emergency medical evacuation insurance is generally part of any visitors travel medical insurance. It can also be added as a rider to any travel basic plan.

Who should buy medical evacuation insurance?

  • Individuals and families traveling to remote destinations. Because many places in the world don't have easy access to medical care, purchasing medical evacuation insurance is important in protecting your health. This is especially important for missionaries and other foreign aid workers.
  • Cruise-goers. Generally, the medical facilities on a cruise ship are limited, so you could be in trouble if you face a medical emergency.
  • Business travelers working abroad. If you're working abroad, you may have access to the foreign country's healthcare system. But if something happens that requires you to be transported home, you won't be covered without medical evacuation insurance.

Emergency medical evacuation insurance offers the following benefits:

  • Emergency medical evacuation
  • Return of mortal remains
  • AD&D
  • Trip interruption

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VisitorsCoverage let me get it done very painlessly and immediately sent all the documents including IDs by email. It was so great!

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

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Disclaimer

Plan features listed here are high level, provided for your convenience and information purpose only. Please review the Evidence of Coverage and Plan Contract (Policy) for a detailed description of Coverage Benefits, Limitations and Exclusions. Must read the Policy Brochure and Plan Details for complete and accurate details. Only the Terms and Conditions of Coverage Benefits listed in the policy are binding.