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Old 23-12-2008, 12:12   #1
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health insurance while cruising

Can anyone help me concerning health insurance while cruising. I am presently covered but it ends the moment I leave US soil. Are there companies out there that will cover anyone internationally? My plans call for a circumnavigation.

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Old 23-12-2008, 12:14   #2
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Hi, Dave.

Here's a CF search on "health insurance". Quite a bit of reading material!

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With the low price of health care outside the US, the hassle of trying to file a claim for work done by the clinic in Timbuktu, you're likely better to self fund your health care..
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Check this recent thread Medical Insurance

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Steer clear of Travel Underwriters Worldwide Mediclaim. If you make a claim they simply refuse to pay. That was my experience and that of others I've talked to.
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