When travelling outside of your home country, your government health care plans don't travel with you. Health care costs in Canada are very expensive. Hospitals can charge thousands of dollars per day, with many Canadian hospitals charging a non-resident fee to patients not covered under a government health insurance plan.
International Student Insurance from TIC helps protect you and your family from unexpected costs due to a medical emergency while you are studying in Canada. We will be there to make certain you get the care you need. Ideal if you are :
Enrolled in at least 60% of the required courses for a specific program at a Canadian school, college, university or accredited educational institution
A temporary resident of Canada without any government health care coverage
Have completed your studies and remain up to a year in Canada to work in the field of your studies
Would like coverage under your policy for dependents living with you
Features and benefits
Emergency Hospital and Medical coverage
24/7 access to multi-lingual emergency assistance
Affordable all-in-one hospital, medical and extended health care solution
Two plans to choose from for flexible, convenient coverage
The following is a summary of coverage included in the overall maximum of $2 million per insured person.
The following benefits have an overall combined maximum $10,000.
Ambulance services; private duty nursing; radiology; physiotherapist; osteopath; podiatrist; chiropractor; rental of wheelchair, crutches, hospital bed. Purchase of splints, trusses, braces, prosthetic appliances. Oxygen and equipment for its administration, blood and blood plasma.
Enhanced Plan - The following benefits are in addition to the benefits included in the Standard Plan
90 day stability clause for pre-existing medical conditions
Maternity benefits up to $10,000
Psychologist and Psychiatric Care Benefit
Inpatient: $10,000; Outpatient: $1,000
For more information please view our International Student FAQ.