Many people will agree that the USA is able to provide some of the finest medical treatment in the world. The healthcare infrastructure in the United States is vast and of an extremely high quality. However, the excellence of...
When it comes to sickness cover, this is the ‘daddy’ of policies. The reason for this is that, as the name states, the cover is permanent. Think on the implications of that for a moment. It means that such...
Common problems when settling into the city Hong Kong, Shanghai, Bangkok or Tokyo are all bustling metropolises – full of energy, change and potential. But its unpredictability can be a source of frustration as well as excitement. On trips home,...
Life is a big gamble in itself. You are well at one moment and might encounter a mishap on very next. Nothing stays as you think it would be for much longer. This means that you need to be...
In our families, we have elderly people who need continuous care and special treatment to maintain their health. Even in some cases, if not elderly then any member of our family falls sick and to give them extra care...
Are you an expat who is currently considering whether or not to get health insurance in Thailand? It might be one of the most important decisions you make in life, so it’s imperative that you understand all the options...
Pre-existing conditions Pre-existing conditions are defined as: An illness or injury that has displayed symptoms or is known to the policyholder prior to the time of application for the plan. Pre-existing conditions can potentially affect an insurance company's decision to provide coverage. There...
This article is meant to show you the consequences of not having expat health insurance, a matter that should concern all those who are away from home and live in another country either alone or together with their family....
Regardless of cultural background, there is one given in healthcare: pregnant women want to know what they can do to improve the likelihood of a trouble-free pregnancy and a healthy baby. For ex-pat women in Shanghai, the challenge is...
When choosing which health insurance you want to have, you have to look closely at the fine print of the policies to understand the type of protection that you are going to get. Then you have to compare the...