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   for International Students, Scholars, Families, & Visitors Worldwide
Are Ideal For:

International Students & Scholars (F1, J1, H, M or Q)
OPT/AT Students
Dependent Coverage
ESL or High School Students
Visiting Faculty

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International Health, Travel Medical, Medical Evacuation & Trip Cancellation Plans for Any International Travel

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J-1 Visa Exchange Visitor Program
Health Insurance Plans

VISIT® International Health provides Insurance Plans specifically designed for the US State Department’s J-1 Visa Exchange Visitor Program.  We offer Custom-designed Plans from a variety of insurers, including Aetna and United HealthCare, as well as many basic J-Visa Health Plans that are very cost-effective.  Please review the State Department J-1 Visa insurance requirements below:

J-1 Visa Exchange Visitor Program Insurance Requirements

J-1 Visa Program Participants and their Dependents are required to have medical insurance coverage with the following Minimum Coverage:

·         Medical coverage of at least $100,000 per accident or illness
Repatriation of remains in the amount of $25,000
Expenses associated with the Medical Evacuation of the exchange visitor to his or her home country in the amount of $50,000
A Deductible not to exceed $500 per accident or illness.

Sponsors are to require that their Participants (and any Dependents entering the United States as holders of a J-2 visa) have insurance in effect during the period of time they are in the Sponsor's program.  

International Health has provided superior health plans and excellent Customer and Claims Service for nearly 40 years.  We represent most major insurance carriers, and we work with numerous J-Visa Exchange Visitor sponsor organizations.  We will be pleased to administer your J-Visa health insurance plan.  To obtain a competitive health plan proposal, please complete the Group Form or simply give us a call at
1-800-247-5575 or email us at info@visitinsurance.com today.

J-1 Visa Health Insurance Plans
Please review the basic J-Visa Exchange Visitor Program Health Plans below.  We at VISIT® Health will be pleased to discuss which plan(s) best suit the insurance needs of your Exchange Visitor Program and your Participants.  Please note that your Participants can choose from ANY Plan – not all Participants need to enroll in the same Plan.  As your Health Plan Administrator, VISIT® Health allows your Participants to choose the health plan that is right for them, conveniently and easily.  Please call us to discuss how flexible and responsive our plan administration services can be - all for no extra cost to you! 

VISIT® Plan E Plus
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Plan E Plus
is a flexible and very competitive health plan, with a choice of Medical Maximums and Deductibles and with 80/20 coinsurance to $5,000.  Choose a Medical Maximum from $100,000 up to $1,000,000 Per Accident or Illness, and choose an Annual Deductible from $0 to $500.  Your participants may change coverage, if desired, allowing the Sponsor to offer participants (and parents) a broad choice of Health Plans.  Plan E Plus is very competitively priced, and all E Plus Plans meet or exceed J-Visa insurance requirements.

  • Ideal for Students, Scholars, Faculty & Dependents Worldwide (Inbound/Outbound)
  • Also ideal for Study Abroad & ANY Worldwide Traveler (not just Students)
  • Wide Choice of Medical Coverage & Annual Deductible options
  • Dependent SAME LOW PRICE as Student
  • Good Coverage & Stable Rates – Our popular Health Plan for 40 Years!
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  • Ideal for Students, Scholars, Faculty & Dependents Worldwide (Inbound/Outbound)
  • Ideal for Study Abroad
  • Wide Choice of Medical Coverage & Deductible options
  • Includes Mental Health, Sports & Prescription Coverage
  • All the Required Coverage, without the high price!
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  • Ideal for Students, Scholars, Faculty & Dependents Worldwide (Inbound/Outbound)
  • Ideal for Study Abroad
  • $500,000 Medical Coverage ($5,000,000 Lifetime)
  • Includes Mental Health & Pre-Existing Conditions Coverage
  • Dependent SAME LOW PRICE as Student
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Patriot Exchange Program (PEP)
Patriot Exchange Program Brochure

PEP is designed for individuals and groups of two or more students studying abroad or participants of cultural exchange programs. Most plan options are designed to meet the U.S. J-1 and
J-2 visa travel insurance requirements.  Plans include:

  • Plan maximum limit available up to $500,000 per injury or illness, Lifetime Maximum $5,000,000
  • No coinsurance
  • Groups may purchase customizable annually renewable long term plans
  • Freedom to seek treatment with hospital or doctor of your choice
  • Universal Rx pharmacy discount savings card
  • 24 hour secure access from anywhere in the world to manage your account at any time
  • Optional Add-On coverage available for high school sports, interscholastic, intramural, or club sports, personal liability and legal assistance 
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HCC Atlas is a short-term travel medical policy intended for individuals traveling outside their home country. It is available to both U.S. and non-U.S. citizens and offers coverage for unforeseen accidents and illnesses that occur while traveling. The Atlas Series also includes coverage for emergency medical evacuation, acts of terrorism and complications of pregnancy.

AFFORDABLE CARE ACT (ACA) Equivalent Health Plans
ACA The ACA Plan includes Unlimited medical benefits, wellness/routine exams/immunizations coverage, no waiting period for pre-existing conditions, mental health coverage, Rx card, and includes maternity, emergency medical evacuation and repatriation of remains. UnitedHealthcare Provider Network.  VISIT(R) Preferred is an ACA-Compliant Health Insurance Plan.
Customized Group Health Insurance - To obtain a Proposal, please provide:

•  Number of Participants
•  Duration of Travel in days (include first and last day)
•  Date of Birth of each participant (or age range of participants)
•  Coverage desired (J-1 Visa minimum requirements, or higher if preferred)
•  Multiple groups may qualify for lower rates; ensure that you inform us completely of your annual requirements

•  Past Claims experience (if available)
•  E
mail the above information in spreadsheet format or use the Group Information Questionnaire below.

Easily obtain a customized Group Insurance Proposal!Click here to download our Group Information Questionnaire

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