INF Elite IVAS provides coverage for pre-existing conditions as defined in the plan, as per policy limitations, exclusions and maximums, with no benefit waiting period.
Pre-existing condition means an illness, disease, or other condition of the Covered Person that in the 12-month period before the Covered Person’s coverage became effective under the Policy: 1. first manifested itself, worsened, became acute, or exhibited symptoms that would have caused a person to seek diagnosis, care, or treatment; or 2. required taking prescribed drugs or medicines, unless the condition for which the prescribed drug or medicine is taken remains controlled without any change in the required prescription; or 3. was treated by a Doctor or treatment had been recommended by a Doctor.
This means eligible expenses for out-patient, specialist, urgent care, and in-patient services are covered for pre-existing conditions as well as for new sicknesses, & accidents after the deductible has been met, for medically necessary covered expenses incurred, up to policy limits and benefit maximums. Coinsurance may apply.
In addition to accident and sickness benefits, the INF Elite IVAS Plan includes eligible Emergency Medical Evacuation Benefits, Repatriation of Remains Benefits, and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Benefits.
The INF Elite IVAS Plan provides coverage to non-US Residents traveling to the US, Canada or Mexico, when purchased before the start date of your trip for at least 90 days and no more than 364 days, which is the Maximum Period of Coverage. With the INF Elite IVAS, you’ll get the coverage you want, & possible security you need during your travels. This plan is available for age 0-99, and enrollment can be completed Online.
The INF Elite IVAS Plan utilizes the United Healthcare Options PPO Network within the United States. You may choose an in network or out of network provider or facility. However, utilizing a United Healthcare Options PPO provider or facility affords you several benefits: 1) Your Insurance is acceptable to most participating providers and facilities, 2) providers are likely to bill the IVAS insurance directly, i.e. "Direct Billing" most of the time. This means you do not have to pay the entire medical bill & wait for reimbursement per the terms of the plan, . 3) Your copays and coinsurance are lower with in-network providers and facilities. You may save money & hassle when visiting an in-network provider through United Healthcare Options PPO.
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INF Insurance plans are offered to persons traveling on a limited duration trip (364 days or less) to the US, Canada or Mexico. Please note that INF Premier and Elite plans require minimum 90 days enrollment.
You can apply online for INF Elite Travel Insurance Plan. This plan is eligible for any Non-US Citizen including Green Card holders, H1-B1 Visa Holders, Permanent Residents, Students on F1 F2 Visas, and those on OTP can apply for INF Elite and other INF Plans.
INF Elite Insurance plan is underwritten by C&F Crum & Forster, a well-known underwriter based in the United States. C&F is rated “A” (Excellent) by AM Best (2022).
Yes, you can add your spouse as a dependent when applying for INF Elite Visitors Insurance Plan as long as they are traveling with you and have the same travel plans.
To purchase INF Elite Insurance plan, you can pay online once your complete the application with any major credit card.
Yes, INF Elite does cover Covid-19 and is treated like any new sickness or illness that can occur during travel as long as symptoms first appear after the policy effective date and your trip has started.
When buying INF Elite Travel Insurance, you will need to provide the traveler’s full name on their passport, date of birth, home country address and billing details. Once the application and payment is completed online, you will be emailed the ID cards and coverage documents.
INF Elite plan does have guaranteed cashless claim benefit through INF Plans if you call them for a medical situation beforehand, through their customer service support and wait for this to be arranged on your behalf. This benefit is ideal for non-medical emergency care.
Yes, INF Elite Visitors can give you coverage when traveling to United States, Canada, or Mexico.
Once the application and payment is completed online, you will be emailed the ID cards and coverage documents within 5-10 minutes of completing the application online as well the PPO link.
No, there are no state restrictions when purchasing INF Elite plan in the United States or any other INF Plans. You will be covered throughout the United States.
Yes, greencard holders are eligible to purchase INF Elite and all INF Plans. Eligibility for INF Plans are Non-U.S. Residents/Citizens who are traveling to the United States, Canada, or Mexico.