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Question:

My friend talked to them and she has one of your Exchange Guard plans. I'll send the picture of it. Can I get this plan? Here are the requirements: 1. Out of pocket costs may not exceed $6350 per year for an individual OR $12,700 per year for a family 2. Unlimited Coverage for injury or sickness 3. Medical Evacuation coverage to home country is $50,000 or more 4. Repatriation coverage is $25,000 or more 5. Coverage for preventative care at 100% in network including immunizations, physical exams and birth control with no cost sharing 6. No pre-existing condition limitations 7. Essential benefits as defined by the ACA (Affordable Care Act) must be covered; (No internal caps on essential benefits, including mental health, pregnancy, prescriptions, surgery, emergency room, doctor visits, hospitalization, physical therapy)* 8. Have a phone contact within the United States 9. Proof of health insurance provided in English and US currency only * Waiver ACA Essential Health Benefits 1. Ambulatory (i.e. Outpatient) patient services 2. Emergency Services 3. Hospitalization 4. Maternity and newborn care 5. Mental health and substance use disorder services, including behavioral health treatment 6. Prescriptions drugs 7. Rehabilitative and habilitative services and devices 8. Laboratory services 9. Preventive and wellness services and chronic disease management 10. Pediatric services for oral (dental) and vision care up to age 19.

Answer:

The ExchangeGuard plan you have mentioned does not meet the requirements listed. You will want to confirm that your University accepts this insurance prior to purchase. Please use the link provided to view the plan details. If you have any additional questions, please let us know. 


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