Worldwide Coverage

Out of the country Emergency Coverage

If you have paid for emergency medical services while traveling out of the country, that are covered by Care1st, you may qualify for a reimbursement.

Care1st provides up to $25,000 to $50,000 for out of the country emergency services. These services are subject to review and approval based on the emergency services outlined in the plan evidence of coverage and Medicare allowable services.

Please see your Evidence of Coverage for your coverage amount. Chapter 4 Section 2 Benefits Charts.

Emergency Service Documentation List:

In order to expedite your claim, please obtain the following items BEFORE you leave the country from which services were received. These items can be difficult to obtain after leaving the country.

  1. Copy of all medical records, doctors' notes, doctors' orders, discharge summary, lab reports
  2. Copy of itemized statement or any hospital receipts
  3. Proof of payment (bank statements, credit card statements)
  4. Boarding pass or airline ticket
  5. Copy of passport with date stamped
Worldwide Coverage

If you need to be reimbursed for medical services from an emergency, please review the documentation list, gather the necessary items and contact our member services department for assistance at 1-800-544-0088 (TTY use 711) from 8:00am - 8:00pm, seven days a week.