When expat living or working in Malaysia, they may not have the same access to healthcare as local population in Malaysia.
International Health Insurances comes by to insured and protect people traveling outside their home country for work, study, visiting relatives or pleasure.
These people are categorized as below:-
- Visitors to the Malaysia
- Malaysia Visa workers
- Been in the Malaysia less than 2 years
- Foreign students who study inside the Malaysia
- Malaysia students who study abroad
- Missionaries & Aid Workers
- Family members visiting relatives living in the Malaysia
- Malaysia workers abroad
- Workers new to Malaysia
- Expat looking for long term medical coverage
Therefore, a lot of insurance companies provide International Health Insurance to help them to get the best treatment facilities in Malaysia. It’s important to purchase a good insurance whenever there is a need to travel, or move to another country. Choose carefully which international health insurance suits your needs, because its’ the most important decision you have to make. Different insurance provider will covers different plans. With the right insurance agent as your guidance, you will be able to pick the most suitable International Health Insurance in Malaysia or your own country much more easier.
Which insurance companies provide International Health Insurance?
Allianz Worldwide Care – Provide a wide range of International Healthcare Plans for individuals working or living away from home.
ING Malaysia – I.ExpatCARE is a yearly renewable international healthcare product, offering in-patient and out-patient care as well as extra benefits inclusive of physiotherapy, preventive care, wellness benefits and maternity care, both to individuals and corporations.
Latest News Update Nov 25, 2011 via mmail.com.my
Islamic insurers Takaful Ikhlas Sdn Bhd, MAA Takaful Bhd and FOSMEC Sdn Bhd signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) yesterday to provide comprehensive health insurance coverage for foreign students under the care of FOSMEC. (FOSMEC is an agency responsible for conducting and supervising foreign students medical examination check up, health screening and to prevent dangerous and infected disease subject to the directives from the Higher Education Ministry.)
They would market these products from January next year.