One if the programs included in Global Protective Solutions (GPS) programs is specialized travel accident services and benefits designed specifically for the medical traveller that includes medical complications coverage and coverage for a travel companion. This solution can be customized for the employer, hospital or facilitator group.
Comprehensive Travel Accident Coverage
Coverage can include repatriation, emergency evacuation, medical expense coverage for accidental injuries not related the medical procedure, medical complications coverage for the medical procedure, accidental death and disability, residence modification, loss of reproductive function and more.
Self-Funded Employer Groups can elect to purchase the travel benefits for all international travel which would provide valuable accident benefits for any travel outside of the participant’s home country not just trips for medical procedures.
Medical Tourism Accident Coverage
In the event of an accident or a covered medical complication resulting from a medical procedure incurred while the participant is on a specific trip for the purpose of receiving medical or surgical treatment outside his/her country of residence.
Travel Companion Coverage
Coverage for travel companions can be included to provide travel accident benefits to those who may be accompanying the insured while traveling for a medical procedure.
Benefits can include the following options:
- Accidental Death and Dismemberment
- Medical Expenses
- Emergency Evacuation
- Repatriation of Mortal Remains
- Additional Medical or Surgical Treatment Benefit
- Additional Expenses for Travel, Meals and
- Family Coordination
- Residence Modification
- Loss of Reproductive Function
This is a brief description of coverage options and is not an insurance contract. These products are not meant to replace any major medical insurance coverage.