What is International Health Insurance

What is International Health Insurance?

What is International Health Insurance and How Do I Purchase?

It seems like an easy question to answer, but we often get asked. International health insurance is a policy that is meant to provide long term medical coverage to people living abroad – generally considered expatriates, global nomads or global citizens. Generally, an international health plan is meant for people who will be living abroad for at least a year or more and more often than not will lose their coverage back home or the domestic policy won’t cover them abroad. Read more

Job Opportunities for Global Nomads

Top Job Opportunities for Global Nomads

Top Job Opportunities for Global Nomads & Expatriates

Have you dreamed of living or working abroad as a global nomad or expatriate? One of the best ways to live abroad and experience what the world has to offer is to take a job assignment overseas. Many parts of the world require expatriate staff who have experience in select occupations and industries and can provide competitive salaries and benefits. Some people find remote working opportunities more conducive instead of slogging at their usual 8-hour corporate desk jobs back in their home country. Read more

health precautions while living abroad

5 Health Precautions That Expats Should Not Ignore When Abroad

Health Precautions That Expats Should Not Ignore When Living Abroad

Moving to a new country comes with healthcare concerns. Expats, global nomads, and global citizens may encounter different health standards and difficulties in medical care in their host country. Other than taking proper health precautions, expats should also obtain a health insurance plan for a hassle-free trip.

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Telemedicine for Expatriates

Why Telemedicine for Expatriates is Crucial During a Pandemic

Make Sure You Use Telemedicine Services Offered by Global Health Insurance Providers During Coronavirus Pandemic

Unless you have been living under a rock for the past few months, it can definitely seem that things are getting a bit crazy. The COVID-19 Coronovirus pandemic (or epidemic) has caused a great deal of panic and concern for everyone, including expatriates. While we are not medical professionals, we are global health insurance experts and will explain how telemedicine and telehealth can benefit global nomads and expatriates during the pandemic. Read more

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5 Ways for Expats to Enjoy Working from Home

How Global Citizens can enjoy working from home – Effective Strategies

Now that you have probably been working from home for a month during the COVID-19 pandemic, you may have developed a love-hate relationship with your new work situation. Regardless, being stuck at home all day can be frustrating and lonely, especially when Zoom and Slack chats don’t match up to coffee breaks with colleagues. It’s especially tricky if you’re an expat or global citizen working abroad. Fear not, you’re not alone. Most of who are working from home are currently feeling the blues. So how do you beat work from home blues? Here are five ways to beat work from home blues.

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How to Compare International Health Insurance Companies

Learn How to Compare Your International Health Insurance Companies When Living Abroad

Before moving abroad, make sure you have the most suitable international health insurance to cover for you and your family when living abroad. Uninsured medical expenses incurred abroad can be quite significant and can easily bankrupt an expatriate. However, shopping for international health insurance can be challenging. In this article, we will provide some advice on how to compare and pick your international health insurance company. Read more

Health Insurance During the COVID-19

What is the Best International Health Insurance During the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Learn About International Health Insurance for Expatriates During a Pandemic

You could say this is an easy question and the answer is a plan that will cover the COVID-19 Coronavirus. That is correct, but there is much more to this question and how global nomads and international citizens should proceed when buying and renewing their global health coverage. We have been receiving many calls and emails for health insurance during the COVID-19 from expatriates around the world who are justifiably concerned about their health during the recent pandemic and we have been providing our best advice and support during this difficult time period. People are still moving abroad despite the travel restrictions or are reconsidering the coverage in light of the pandemic. Read more

Economic Benefits of Expats

How to Prevent Failed Expat Assignments?

Learn How Your Organization Can Prevent Failed Expatriate Assignments

There’s more than meets the eye when it comes to an expat assignment. On one side, you’re going to another country with a scenic view as your office backdrop, immersing in new cultures and exploring the city. But internally, it’s uprooting a family from their comfort zone, managing expectations, language barriers, and completing your work in a new country and culture.

The collective stress in settling in a new home and work environment are some of the main reasons expatriate assignments fail. Despite that, more employees are accepting the opportunity to work overseas. Furthermore, global companies are under pressure to produce a bulletproof blueprint on what makes a successful expat assignment. In this article, we will discuss some ways to prevent failed expat assignments.

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tips for assisting expat employees

Tips For Assisting Expat Employees During COVID-19 Outbreak

Four Tips For Assisting Expat Employees During the COVID-19 Pandemic

With the current global crisis, leaders and managers are moving to virtual management. In an effort to curb the outbreak, international companies and small companies are learning to manage from a distance. For some, managing employees who are not in the same physical space can be an entirely new experience. But, digital nomads, global citizens, and expats are usually globally connected to their managers as they work remotely. Here are four tips for assisting expat employees during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

Telehealth for Expatriates

Telehealth for Expatriates is Vital When Living Abroad

Telehealth is a Great Service for Expatriates Living Abroad

When global citizens and expatriates living abroad fall ill, they often have to book an appointment at a doctor’s office. Everyone wants to get better fast. However, there are times when a visit to a doctor’s office is challenging to manage. Especially for minor medical problems or for general advice and support. While we are not medical professionals, we will use our global health insurance expertise to explain how Telehealth works for global nomads and expatriates. Learn about the many reasons why expatriates should be covered by a global health plan that offers Telehealth, especially in light of recent events. Read more