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Travel Insurance for Heart Attack

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  5. For UK and ROI residents only
  6. If you are aged 75 or over please visit our partner Vital Health

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  • Up to £10 million medical
  • Screen for Heart conditions
  • Online Medical Screening

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Travel Insurance after a Heart Attack

Travel secure in the knowledge that you are fully covered for heart attacks by adding extra cover for your pre-existing medical condition to any of our Single Trip, Annual Multi Trip or Backpacker policies.

Customise your policy

We offer travel insurance in the UK, Europe and Worldwide, and 3 trip types: Single Trip, Annual Multi Trip or Backpacker so you only pay for the level of cover you need. Each of these can be customised to cover your condition. Travel with peace of mind knowing that you are fully covered with our travel insurance for heart attacks.

Experts' Top Tip - Having your medical history at hand when answering the online screening questions will help you answer questions about medication you might be taking and doctors you may have seen.

Medical Screening Questions for Heart Attack

To add the extra medical cover for heart attacks, simply complete the quick and easy medical screening process after getting your initial quote. To avoid the hassle of seeing a medical examiner, you will be asked a few questions. The questions may include:

  • Have you ever been a smoker?
  • How long ago was your angioplasty or stenting performed?
  • Do you ever have any chest pain or tightness or breathlessness at rest?
  • Have you been advised to take medication for high blood pressure?
  • How many medicines are you advised to take for high blood pressure?
  • Has your prescription increased or changed in the last 6 months?

After completing the screening process, if we are able to cover your condition, you will be quoted a price to add the additional cover to your policy and taken to the final payment screen. If we are unable to cover your condition, follow this link to Vital Health, which offers specialised medical cover that includes cover for more severe heart conditions.

According to health surveys, fewer people in England are having heart attacks. While it may be challenging to get on the road again after a heart attack, you can rest assured that additional cover can be available for this condition on your travels.

All travel insurance policies include:

  • Medical Expenses cover ranging from £2.5 million to £10 million
  • Hospital Benefit cover ranging from £300 to £1,200 per day
  • Personal Accident cover ranging from £7,500 to £30,000

Don't want to add heart attack cover?

If you have a medical condition, we strongly advise that you declare it. However, if you do not wish to add the extra cover, you can choose to exclude cover for heart attacks from your policy.

5 Easy Steps to Book Online

Booking online is quick and easy, even for first timers. All you need to do is:

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Add Extra Cover

You can customise your policy further with pre-existing medical condition cover, sports and a number of other specialist add-ons.

Do You Need to Declare a Medical Condition?

If you have a pre-existing medical condition it’s vital that you declare it or you could invalidate your entire policy. Insurers don’t like to think that you’ve hidden things from them and you may be surprised to find out that many common medical conditions such as allergies can be added without any additional cost. What’s more, you even have the option to declare a condition but then exclude it from your policy. What this means is that you’ve told your insurer about your condition but decided not to cover it, so you will be covered medically for anything unrelated to that condition.

Do You Need Extra Sports or Specialist Cover?

A decent policy will include cover for many sporty or adventure activities as standard. However the more adventurous or dangerous the activity, like winter sports, the more likely it is that you will need to purchase additional sports insurance. You can customise your policy further a number of other specialist add-ons.

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