Is the health insurance debate missing travelers?

hospitalDoes your health insurance cover you when you leave the country? A survey commissioned by the US Travel Insurance Association suggests you aren’t.

Traditional domestic health insurance plans typically limit coverage for out-of-country medical expenses to emergency-related costs, it found. They also have high deductibles and co-pays for emergency treatment abroad and don’t cover emergency transportation in cases of life threatening illness where medical evacuation may be required.
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