Perhaps you’re taking only what you can carry with you on a backpacking trip, or you may be going on a short holiday to completely unwind. Sometimes when you go travelling you’ll find that the travel insurance policy you’re considering covers you for things you don’t need. Why pay to cover expensive luggage if you aren’t taking anything of value? That’s why Fast Cover has Medical Only Travel Insurance.
Medical Only Travel Insurance provides cover to protect travellers during medical emergencies. It’s that simple. This includes situations where you might need to go to hospital for medical treatment, be moved to another hospital or to be repatriated to Australia. With Medical Only Travel Insurance you know that if you become ill or injured, you have cover to assist with getting the medical attention you need.*
Who should get Medical Only Travel Insurance?
Any traveller going on an overseas trip is able to buy Medical Only Travel Insurance.
Get a quote online today if you’re:
- On a budget
- Travelling solo
- Travelling as a couple
- Travelling with friends or family
- Looking to add cover to other insurance you have such as through your credit card provider
Whether you’re backpacking, going on a cruise or planning a more luxurious trip, you can get Medical Only Travel Insurance from Fast Cover.
If you already have some level of cover through your credit card, for example, a Medical Only policy can be a good option if you’re not completely confident with what they offer, and just want that extra cover for medical only.
Please note as per the policy terms and conditions, cover is only provided if you are not paid the full amount of your claim under the other policy, and that a contribution from the other insurer may also be sought.
What are the benefits of Medical Only Travel Insurance?
Medical Only Travel Insurance is a simple way of protecting what’s most important in life and while you’re travelling: your personal health. With Medical Only Travel Insurance you know you’re covered for the medical expenses that can arise when the unexpected happens.*
No Medical Assessment
To make it fast and simple for you to get a Medical Only policy, we automatically cover you for 44 pre-existing medical conditions including diabetes and coeliac disease*. And we don’t require you to complete a medical assessment!
Unlimited Medical Cover*
With Medical Only Travel insurance you get Unlimited* Emergency Medical Assistance and Unlimited* Hospital Expenses for the duration of your trip. This means that you’re covered for the costs arising from having to seek medical attention due to illness or injury, as well as for medical evacuation if necessary.*
Emergency dental treatment up to $500 per person is also included in our Medical Only policy.
Kid’s Covered Free
Any dependents (children or grandchildren under the age of 21 and not in full time employment) travelling with you are covered free of additional charge. And if you need to return to Australia due to a medical emergency, they’ll be covered to return with you.*
Help When You Need It
You’ll be able to contact our Global Assistance team whenever you need to and wherever you are in the world. You’ll also be provided with assistance by a Medical Adviser who can assist you if you need emergency medical treatment while overseas. You’ll only ever be a phone call away from prompt and professional help with Fast Cover’s Medical Only Travel Insurance.
If you need cover for your luggage and belongings, want to protect yourself against unexpected cancellations and travel delays or are hiring a rental vehicle, you may want to consider our Standard or Comprehensive policy options. Compare the levels of cover in our Table of Benefits below.