Covid19 International Students health insurance in the USA
Coronavirus or Covid19 is a pandemic which has captured the global economy crunching all activities and bringing them to unexpected halt with devastating impact. The virus has ravaged all of the popular global study destinations like the U.S, Europe, Canada, Asia, Australia and Germany. Universities have been in lockdown mode and virtual classes have been replaced with campus activities.
Students who are currently in their home countries are apprehensive about travel restrictions, study budgets, and challenges in completing their existing study course. And some students who are already studying abroad have become more pessimistic of their expectations of what will be the impact of COVID-19 in their future study plans. They will probably consider online learning, or postpone their studies. Regardless of the decision, students who are planning or are studying abroad need to be prepared for all unforeseen circumstances while they are studying in the current situation of Covid-19.
There are many things that a student needs to have completed as a part of their checklist while studying abroad, in the given situation health, finance, and safety tops the checklist. Living with a life-threatening virus around a student has to be safe enough and if contracted virus then need to have good student insurance or be financially stable. To help a student be financially stress free with a good student coverage, we at American Visitor Insurance are committed to assist international students with the best medical insurance coverage for Covid-19.
In the US, it was earlier mandatory that international students required to purchase a medical insurance which was compliant to the Affordable care act, ACA(Obamacare). With the Trump Administration removing this requirement, international students can buy student medical insurance that is offered with America Visitor Insurance. As long as a student is enrolled in the University they can purchase student insurance. Currently few student insurance plans are offering coverage for Covid 19. The one popular exception is the Student Secure insurance
plan offered by Tokio Marine HCC (HCCMIS)
which covers Covid19 illness if it is purchased after May 15th 2020.
In the present situation several F1 visa international students, not enrolled in any classes are stranded in the US. These international students are not restricted to only buy student insurance plans but they can purchase short term US visitors medical insurance. International students can review and compare visitor insurance plans
and find plans with Covid coverage that fit their needs.
International Medical Group is offering coverage for Covid19 medical expenses. Following are the popular Covid19 international student health insurance that offers coverage for medical expenses from coronavirus.
International students can also review and compare student health insurance for Covid19
and find the best plan with Covid coverage that fit their needs.