Global Medical

Global medical insurance news and updates on international health plans.

457 Visa Insurance for Temporary Relocation to Australia For those who want to move to Australia temporarily, a popular option is the Temporary Work (Subclass 457) visa. This visa allows skilled workers to enter the country for up to four years for full-time work. It also allows for the skilled worker to bring their family LEARN MORE

Medical Evacuation for your Next Trip Abroad Frequent international travelers know the significance of making sure they are insured against trip delays and cancelation as well as lost luggage. They know that investing in a quality travel insurance plan means they will be financially compensated and fully assisted should something go wrong. They also understand that LEARN MORE

The majority of international travelers, even novice travelers, know to expect different standards of safety, as well as hygiene and medical care, in foreign countries. They also know that access to medical care during travel can be tricky. These uncertainties are often what prevent people with chronic medical conditions from traveling, but with the proper LEARN MORE

The concept of traveling or living abroad as a retiree intrigues and inspires many people, but the reality is, long before the plane takes off, traveling abroad at any age, requires research and planning. Most destinations are safe, often as safe as your home. However, there are challenges with each destination and it is best to LEARN MORE

May 2nd marked National Life Insurance Day – a day that commemorates the first time life insurance was sold in the United States in the late 1700’s. In its simplest form, life insurance provides family members the financial compensation needed to cover the cost of a loved one’s funeral and burial, and depending on the LEARN MORE