About International Health and Medical Insurance

About International Health and Medical InsuranceWhether its called International health and medical insurance or Expat medical insurance, it all refers to the same thing and serves the same purpose which is to provide expatriates with access to more choices and high level of medical advice, treatment and facility wherever and whenever they need.

The main objective of an international medical insurance is to pay for the cost of active treatment, which is treatment for acute conditions (an illness, disease or injury that is short-term) and for other costs such as hospital accommodation, nursing, emergency dental treatment, etc. Depending on the type of insurance, it can include cover for other treatments such as out-patient, dental, optical or maternity.

Also See:

How to obtain International Health and Medical Insurance