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Covid-19 Coverage - Included in all Student & Scholar plans, HCC Atlas Travel (WorldTrips) and Trawick travel plan
COVID-19 Travel Medical Insurance
By Steve P.
published at: 2020-08-27T15:03:00Z

COVID-19 Travel Medical Insurance covers illness (including Coronavirus) or injury while traveling outside your home country.

What Expenses are Covered by COVID-19 Travel Medical Insurance?

  • Medically Necessary COVID-19 Testing - A test prescribed by a physician that is performed after your effective date of coverage and after you depart your home country is a covered medical expense.
  • Treatment for COVID-19 whether inpatient or outpatient.
  • In order for medical expenses to be covered, the insured must contract Coronavirus after the insurance plan is effective and the insured is outside their home country.

Other Covered Medical Expenses

  • Travel Medical Insurance covers illness or injury, medical evacuation, repatriation of remains.  In some plans travel delays, and lost luggage are covered losses.  
  • You can select benefit level and deductible amount.  Benefit levels from $50,000 to $2,000,000 are available on plans which cover COVID-19.  Deductible amount can be from $0 to $5,000.

Not all Travel Medical Plans Cover COVID-19 - These plans cover COVID-19

ALL of our International Student and Scholar Insurance Plans Cover COVID-19

ALL of our Trip Insurance Plans Cover COVID-19

  • Trip Insurance covers medical costs and also covers your trip costs, like air tickets, cruises, hotel costs.
  • Trip insurance is for people with a US residence address and can be used for domestic or international travel.
  • If you are concerned about protecting from travel disruptions each plan lists the types of disruptions covered.  To be covered for ANY REASON look at Travel LX.
  • If you want to compare benefits of Trip Insurance Plans that cover COVID-19 select the iTravelInsured Travel Lite, iTravelInsured Travel SE, iTravelInsured Travel LX on this page: Compare Trip Coverage

How Much Will COVID-19 Travel Medical Insurance cost?

  • You can customize a plan to meet your needs.  There are plans that cost less than $1/day for many people.  The cost will depend on where you are traveling to, your age, and the benefit level you choose.  
  • Many people that are concerned about COVID-19 coverage are buying higher benefit levels to make sure they are protected in the event of a longer hospital stay.

Need Help?

  • Sometimes COVID-19 Travel Medical Insurance can be confusing.  If you would like help finding a plan to meet your needs, Contact Us

updated 10/15/2022