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Old 01-07-2020, 11:51 AM   #1
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Right travel question(s) for retiree health insurer

To be clear, my questions will be for my main retiree health insurer (Horizon BCBS). I will be purchasing supplemental travel insurance, but in this case my questions will be for my regular health insurer.

I'm planning a weeklong trip to Puerto Rico in March. I will be purchasing travel insurance, but I am considering going with one of the cheaper options because PR is part of the US, I have direct flights, and medical care will be easily available.

Before I do that, I'm going to call Horizon BCBS and ask them to confirm health coverage while in PR. But are there other questions I should be asking? I'm assuming regular health insurance would not cover evacuation even for health purposes.
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Yeah, right? PR had 3 earthquakes the past few days.
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My BCBS policy covers emergencies when traveling outside the US, luckily haven't had to use it, I believe they also sell a supplemental policy for more extensive travel coverage.
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