Los Angeles Times, Nov 23 2015 – Is travel insurance worth it? Seven things to consider

Published by Courtney Pechart November 23, 2015

A really important note if you’re covered by Medicare and are traveling abroad: You may not be covered. “Generally, Medicare does not provide coverage outside of the country,” said Rachael Taft of Squaremouth.com, a comparative travel insurance site. “For those travelers with Medicare, there are international medical plans that provide emergency medical coverage while traveling overseas.” To learn more, read the fact sheet Medicare Coverage Outside the United States.

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