WorldTrips reports that demand for travel medical insurance has increased by almost 70%
INDIANAPOLIS, January 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Latest purchase data from WorldTrips, a full-service organization offering a comprehensive portfolio of travel medical insurance and travel protection products, shows strong demand for travel medical insurance offered through its platform for 2022. Travelers request quotes for the company’s Atlas Travel® Medical insurance plans at record highs – to date, 67% more policies have been sold through WorldTrips for trips scheduled for 2022 compared to policies sold for trips in 2019. This demand is being boosted as more and more more destinations are adopting travel insurance requirements for tourists as the Covid-19 pandemic enters its third year.
The travel medical insurance plans offered by WorldTrips are intended to help travelers seeking coverage for unforeseen medical expenses while traveling, including eligible expenses related to Covid-19 and emergency medical evacuations. ’emergency. Coverage is also designed to meet country-imposed travel insurance requirements.
Where international travelers are heading this year
Here are the most popular destinations for WorldTrips policyholders so far this year, along with travel insurance requirements:
Note: Some countries require travelers to purchase travel insurance to enter. Requirements are always subject to change; the latest information can be found on the WorldTrips Travel Restrictions Center.
How Travel Medical Insurance Works
Travel medical insurance covers unforeseen medical expenses outside your home country. Your usual health insurance may not cover you while abroad, and there is always a risk that you will injure yourself or become ill and need medical attention during your trip. Travel medical insurance generally provides additional coverage for various travel scenarios, but does not include trip cancellation benefits.
Many regular health insurance plans offer limited coverage outside of your home country, while others offer none. Atlas travel insurance offered by World Trips can provide access to quality health care, travel assistance and financial assistance in the event of an unexpected strike.
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Unlike a standard healthcare plan, travel medical insurance may not cover services associated with pre-existing conditions or preventative care, such as wellness exams and regular prescriptions. You should always review the descriptions of coverage contained for any plan you are considering and pay close attention to exclusions and limitations.
To learn more about what WorldTrips can offer and to purchase travel insurance, visit WorldTrips.com for destination-specific travel safety and security information.
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WorldTrips, located at Indianapolis, Indiana, is a full-service organization offering a comprehensive portfolio of travel medical insurance and travel protection products designed to meet the insurance needs of travelers worldwide. WorldTrips is a member of the Tokio Marine HCC group of companies. For more information about WorldTrips, please visit WorldTrips.com.
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