Health, Travel Insurance and Safety Abroad
Staying healthy is clearly important for all travelers to enjoy travel to the fullest. The more you learn about the health
risks at your destination, the better you'll be prepared. The resources listed below help you get the most updated information about health
threats and concerns abroad. For example, you should know about recommended vaccinations
and common precautions. We have included government websites
from a number of English-speaking countries, so that
readers can get a variety of health threat assessments
Generally, most prudent expatriates
and travelers will want to purchase health insurance
if their current coverage does not cover them while they
are overseas. Transitions Abroad provides some potential
options which you should carefully compare for
your own unique situation (see our articles below for
Importantly, do not
forget travel insurance that covers property, trip cancellation, and other coverages included in the best policies, since certain unforeseen
events can prove very inconvenient and costly.
| Health and Travel Insurance
for Expatriates and Travelers Abroad
Health and Life Insurance
For over 20 years ASA, Inc. has provided people of all nationalities peace of mind around the world. We are solely dedicated to international insurance, giving us the expertise to handle coverage needs that are as diverse as our clients. We offer an impressive portfolio of plans that provide worldwide coverage, free choice of doctors or hospitals, no limitation on length of stay in any country, and many other unique benefits. Contact us today to experience peace of mind around the world.
Contact: ASA, Inc.,
4425 E. Agave Road, Ste. 101, Phoenix, AZ 85044
Tel: 1-888-272-8288 (US Toll Free). 1-888-480-4966 (Mexico Toll Free). 480-753-1333 (Outside US & Mexico.)
|Expatriate Healthcare | International Healthcare for Expats
Expatriate Healthcare has over 15 years’ experience in serving expats. Our focus to deliver peace of mind to expats is reflected in our product suite consisting of; International Healthcare, International Travel Insurance, Term Life Insurance & Income Protection Insurance. Totally dedicated to expats, insuring over 120 different nationalities in over 180 countries. Take advantage of our 24-hour support, comprehensive protection and no hospital restrictions.
See our article with an infographic on the 10 of the Best Countries in the World for Expats 2018 for ideas about top locations to live abroad.
|| Contact: Expatriate Healthcare, Sixth Floor, Marlow House 1A Lloyd’s Avenue London EC3N 3AA, United Kingdom
Tel.: +44 (0)20 3551 6634; Fax.: +44 (0)870 428 5141
Nomads is a well-respected Australian company,
offering a variety of insurance services
with affiliates worldwide, and appeals to long-term
travelers. You can apply from abroad once your
trip has already started, and extend your policy
while still traveling.
Travelinsurance.com allows you to compare and purchase travel insurance policies from a variety of companies.
Medical Insurance Services offers an array
of international expatriate, travel, and student
insurance services, including a tool to look
up doctors and hospitals in their provider network.
SOS is an international membership organization
that provides short- and long-term travelers’ health
insurance and country guides with specific health,
vaccination and safety information; specializes
in travel health services, medical assistance,
hospital referrals and worldwide emergency assistance
and evacuations for its corporate and individual
The U.S. Department of State provides Travel Alerts & Warnings,
and much more. Medical
Information for Americans Traveling Abroad lists
doctors and hospitals abroad, as well as U.S.-based Air
Ambulance companies. To be able to better assist you
in an emergency, the U.S. State Dept. recommends that
American citizens register with the nearest consulate
or embassy during their stay abroad.
S. Government's Traveler's
Center for Disease Control’s (CDC) website
is your best source for useful travel tips, as well as
region-specific information. Here you can find health
information on specific destinations regarding outbreaks,
diseases, vaccinations, water safety, as well as links to other
Health Organization (WHO) provides International
Travel and Health information about vaccination requirements,
travel risks and precautions, accidents, and infectious
diseases for most countries worldwide