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4 life-saving reasons why health insurance cover in Africa is crucial

4 life-saving reasons why health insurance cover in Africa is crucial

The Unisure Group’s Operations Director Cristina Meixieira receives the call on the afternoon of 19 October. There’s been a car accident in Zambia. Two Unisure members are involved, as well as two uninsured passengers who were accompanying them. One passenger wasn’t wearing a seatbelt and has been flung far away from the car. He’s later declared dead on arrival. The other three are in the vehicle and alive, but in a very serious condition.

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When it comes to emergency medical evacuations, experience is EVERYTHING

When it comes to emergency medical evacuations, experience is EVERYTHING

Critical questions to ask your health insurance provider
If your health insurance provider answers ‘No’ to any of these questions, you could be in trouble.

1. Is there an emergency number you need to phone if you’re in trouble?

• Is it available 24/7, 365 days a year?

• Can they provide step-by-step protocols to follow in the event of an emergency?

• Are there language barriers?

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