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Wherever life takes you

Global support for people who think a little bigger

If your life’s journey is taking you further afield, we’re set up to help. We can help you to get fast access to expert medical care, whenever and wherever you need it – from a routine checkup to a lengthy hospital stay. 

So whichever dream you’re following, whatever happens on the way, you can rely on us to be there for you.

Because we’re the global healthcare specialists for AXA, one of the world’s leading insurers – a business that people have relied on for support and protection for over 55 years. This is what we do each and every day. And we know what we’re doing. 

Wherever life takes you: we’ll be here if you need us.

Simple, reliable cover – wherever you are

Healthcare costs in other countries can be a shock. Even a simple fall could leave you facing a surprisingly high bill.

With international health insurance, you pay a predictable monthly premium, which you can tailor to match your needs and your budget. And if something does happen, you’ll have the reassurance of knowing help is only a simple call away.

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In another country long-term?

Our international health plan offers superb cover, giving you access to private healthcare when you need it - so you don't have to rely on the state system.

Choose this if you’re:

  • living or working in another country
  • an expat
  • living or working in more than one country.

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In another country for a short time?

Short-term international health insurance has all the cover of our regular plan, but for just as long as you need it. 

Choose this if you:

  • are living or working abroad for less than a year
  • don’t know if you’ll need 12 months of cover
  • need cover while you apply to your new local healthcare system.

The AXA difference

Six reasons why it pays to choose us:

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1. Second opinion service

When you just aren’t quite sure, you can have an independent second opinion from world-leading experts. Included in all our plans.

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2. Evacuation and repatriation as standard

If you can’t get the help you need locally, our team will make sure you get to where you need to be – and back home again.

3. Virtual doctor service

You can speak to an experienced doctor by video consultation or by phone, from anywhere in the world - day or night. 

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4. Extra support if you’re diagnosed with cancer

A dedicated case manager to oversee your case and make sure everything goes smoothly.

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5. Experienced personal support 24/7

Our caring multilingual team will always remember you're a person, not a case number.

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6. We aim to pay you back quickly

Nearly 80% of claims are paid within 48 hours, as long as we have all the information we need.

In the Channel Islands or Isle of Man?

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The Islands Health Plan is tailor-made for people living on the islands, offering you the choice of care in mainland Europe and the UK as well as on the islands themselves. 

Choose this if you’re living or working in the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man.

“It’s not very often you find companies that provide that sort of level of support. It’s indescribable.”

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