Every day brings new reports of tourists dying in the Dominican Republic. Airlines have loosened their refund rules to accommodate the wave of cancellations, but a lot of visitors are wondering: What happens if I get sick on vacation?
“Many domestic health care plans may not be accepted outside the U.S., and Medicare won’t cover medical expenses abroad,” says Daniel Durazo, a spokesman for Allianz Travel Insurance. “So it’s especially important to get travel insurance with medical benefits and emergency medical transportation when traveling internationally.”
“Don’t get sick on vacation (unless you have one of these)”