Included in Emergency Medical
Medical Coverage for Covid-19 can reimburse the medical costs a traveler incurs in the event they unexpectedly contract Covid-19 during their trip.
Included in Emergency Medical benefit. The policy certificate includes the following language:
MEDICAL EXPENSE BENEFIT
If, while on a Trip, You suffer an Injury or Sickness that requires You to be treated by a Physician, the Company will pay a benefit for Reasonable and Customary Charges, up to the Maximum Limit shown in the Schedule. The Company will reimburse You for Medically Necessary covered expenses incurred to treat such Injury or Sickness during the course of the Trip provided the initial documented treatment was received from a Physician during the Trip. The Injury must first occur or the Sickness must first begin while on an overnight Trip with a Destination of at least 100 miles from Your Primary Residence, while covered under this Policy.
Pre-existing medical conditions will be covered if the Pre-existing Medical Condition Waiver is in effect.
The Company will reimburse the Insured for:
● services of a Physician or registered nurse (R.N.);
● Hospital charges;
● local ambulance services to or from a Hospital;
● artificial limbs, artificial eyes, artificial teeth, or other prosthetic devices;
● the cost of emergency dental treatment only during a Trip limited to the Maximum Limit shown in the Schedule. Coverage for emergency dental treatment does not apply if treatment or expenses are incurred after the Insured has reached his/her Return Destination, regardless of the reason.
The treatment must be given by a Physician or dentist.
Advance Payment: If You require admission to a Hospital, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance will arrange advance payment, if required. Hospital confinement must be certified as Medically Necessary by the onsite attending Physician.