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Offline Marcanthony

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Travel insurance
« on: April 15, 2019, 01:44:00 pm »
Can anyone recommend any good travel insurance companies (UK) that cover people with HIV?

Offline madness

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Re: Travel insurance
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2019, 10:30:32 am »
I do not think you really know till you have to make a cliam whether they are good but currently I use
https://bigcattravelinsurance.com/

I paid a small prem on the normal policy price +£25 for my years policy after telling them my current status

Offline Marcanthony

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Re: Travel insurance
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2019, 10:42:34 am »
Thank you! Yes understand, just donít want to travel without some sort of cover in place

Offline bocker3

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Re: Travel insurance
« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2019, 06:41:27 am »
I'm not sure where you live, but my experience in the US is that if you purchase your travel insurance within a certain timeframe from when you pay your first amount toward a trip -- i.e. a deposit, then you can get coverage for all preexisting medical conditions.  That timeframe varies by company, but is usually in the 14-60 day window.  You can call and ask them about preexisting condition coverage (you don't have to tell them what condition).

I always buy travel insurance and purchase in time to have preexisting conditions covered.  I've never, thankfully, had to use it for a medical reason.

Mike
Atripla - Started 12/05
Reyataz/Norvir - Added 6/06
Labs - Pre-Meds
Sep05 T=350/25% VL98,559
Nov05 288/18%  47,564
Current Labs
May2015 969/28% <20

 


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