Arriving in a new country can be as daunting as it is exciting. To prevent any unnecessary
anxiety, Pacific Blue Cross offers a Visitors to Canada Travel plan to ensure that
your stay here is worry-free.
Our Visitors to Canada Travel plan provides protection against the high cost of emergency medical care for foreign visitors entering Canada for pleasure or business reasons, for foreign students, for immigrants or foreign workers entering Canada to lawfully seek permanent residence.
When this coverage is purchased prior to arrival in Canada, coverage becomes effective
on the day you arrive. The plan is also available for purchase within 30 days of
arrival, and coverage commences 72 hours following the date of application.
For returning Canadians awaiting eligibility for the Government health insurance plan to begin.
Pacific Blue Cross has you covered.
When Visitors to Canada coverage is purchased prior to arrival in Canada, coverage becomes effective on the day you arrive. The plan is also available for purchase within 30 days of arrival, and coverage commences 72 hours following the date of application.
Our Visitors to Canada travel plan covers costs related to emergency medical care
resulting form an accident or sudden illness. The plan pays for expenses necessary
for the stabilization of the medical condition that are over and above any benefits
granted by the government programs of the person's country of residence.
The following services must be approved and planned by Medi-Assist.
Failure to contact Medi-Assist in the event of medical
consultation or hospitalization following an accident or sudden Illness could result
in refusal of the compensation requested.
Medi-Assist is our 24/7 medical travel assistance line that will help you locate
medical care, provide advisory services, refer you to interpreters, assist with
transportation, contact relatives and more. It means you can focus on getting healthy
and leave it to us to manage your care while in an unfamiliar environment.