A health insurance reimburses treatment costs and helps in an emergency on holiday Munich, June 13, 2012? Finally relax and spend time with the family. For many people, these wishes are top when it comes to the upcoming summer vacation. Make the start of the holiday hassle-free work, experts recommend taking out travel insurance. Because if the child on holiday with fever must beware the hotel bed or a car accident requires a course in the hospital, the question of who will assume the medical and hospital costs will quickly. Often tourists don’t know on which doctor they can contact in case of emergency. In these cases, a health insurance helps. The Emergency Center of the travel insurance advises where the nearest hospital is located or which doctor nearby speaks german or English.
For families the health insurance company among the most important insurance companies, because it also assumes the cost of outpatient and inpatient treatments abroad. Esther Grafwallner, head of product management of the ERV, explains why the insurance coverage for children and adults: for many families, the summer holidays are the only time in the year, which they can spend undisturbed from the everyday life, job or school together. Even more annoying, if during the trip, a disease is a spanner in the vacation dreams. Now families are pleased beat the cost of treatments in an emergency not on the travel budget and you have a competent partner at our side.” Expenses and consulting from a single source which covers the costs for outpatient and inpatient treatment abroad to health insurance of the ERV. Important: Also in other European countries the legal health insurance companies not all expenses, but contribute only up to the amount of the German rate. Tourists themselves must take the remaining amount. But the policy does more: organized and be reimbursed by the statutory funds the medically advisable repatriation, in applied in any case.