Medical costs in the Philippines may be less than a foreign national is used to, however if you are paying these expenses out of pocket they can place a high amount of burden on your personal finances. The only way to truly protect yourself from the high medical costs experienced around the world is with a comprehensive international health insurance plan. We can offer international health insurance plans for the Philippines that are globally portable and guaranteed renewable for life, so that you can be assured no matter where you go in the future, you will have the quality protection that you deserve.
Feeling comfortable in the knowledge that if something was to happen to a family member their medical costs will be taken care of, is important to us all. Our expert consultants can advise on the most suitable level of coverage for families, individuals, groups, travelers, and teachers expatriate health insurance.
Pacific Prime is an expatriate insurance broker specialising in providing overseas medical insurance for Philippines nationals living, working or holidaying abroad. If you are a non Philippines national and moving to Philippines we can also provide plans that meet your specific requirements.
The policies that we can provide are guaranteed renewable for life and globally portable, so even if you should relocate away from the country your plan will continue to cover you. With a number of extra benefits including maternity coverage, emergency evacuation and repatriation, dental treatment, out-patient consultations, alternative medicines, complimentary therapies, and specialist consultations, you can be assured that an international medical insurance Philippines plan will give you the coverage that you need. For more information about the products and services that we can offer, or to receive a free quote, please contact us today.
Pacific Prime Insurance will be with you for the duration of your policy. We offer additional customer services that include claims advice, emergency contact numbers and medical advice lines. We also maintain a comprehensive list of Philippines hospitals/doctors. Most of our clients are expatriates so we maintain a list of Embassies in Philippines.
As a leading broker of medical insurance in Philippines we keep up on the latest insurance trends and Philippines Insurance News.
We can offer expatriates dedicated international health insurance Philippines plans that will provide comprehensive coverage in Asia and around the world. Plans that we can offer will usually have a number of benefits that a policyholder is able to tailor to suit their specific requirements. With coverage options including out-patient, dental, maternity, and emergency evacuation, you will be assured of receiving the highest levels of quality treatment anywhere in the world.
The Philippines is a world renowned travel destination. The country boasts serene white sand beaches, lush tropical rainforests and some of the most spectacular scenery in the world. It is for these reasons that the Philippines welcome millions of visitors each year. No matter if your visit to the country is for a short period of time, or you are expecting to be there for the foreseeable future, the Philippines may have laws and customs that are different from your home country. In order to make your trip to the country more pleasant we have provided some travel advice here. Please bear in mind that this advice is only meant to serve as a guide and that you should consult a professional before you travel.
Due to the worldwide threat of terrorism travelers are advised to make their trip preparations accordingly. Always remain alert for official announcements and follow government instructions. Since October 2006 there have been a number of terrorist incidences in Mindanao province, accordingly travelers are advised not to visit this region until tensions have lessened.
There is a high incidence of crime throughout the Philippines, especially in the major cities. Only use licensed taxis and transportation, keep all of your valuables locked in a safe and only carry copies of your important documentation (passports, drivers licenses, identification documents). Do not accept drinks or food from strangers as these may be laced with narcotics.
Drugs are illegal in the Philippines. Do not get involved with drugs of any kind during your stay as possession of even small amounts can lead to severe penalties.
There are a number of health threats in the Philippines. Malaria, including Malarial Encephalitis, Dengue fever, Yellow fever, and Rabies are all endemic to the country. There is also a strong threat of avian flu. In the event that you should fall ill consult a medical professional immediately. Seek medical advice before traveling to the Philippines to understand what precautions you should take.
The Philippines is a risk for a number of natural disasters including typhoons, earthquakes, and volcano eruptions. In the event that a natural disaster occurs during your stay in the country, follow all official announcements and be vigilant for police, army, and rescue worker directions.
The law regarding pedophile activity in the Philippines is very strict. Any individual under the age of 18 is considered a minor. Severe penalties can be enacted for cases of suspected child abuse or rape. There have also been cases of entrapment where strangers with children befriend foreign male tourists.
In order to travel to the Philippines your passport must have a minimum of 6 months validity or you must have an ongoing ticket. Failure to meet these requirements may result in the refusal of admission into the country.
Single parents traveling to the Philippines with their children must have a letter stating that they are legal guardians and as such they can support the children. This must be filed with the nearest Philippines embassy or Bureau or Immigration.
We can offer comprehensive international health insurance plans for the Philippines that can provide you and your loved ones with the exact levels of protection that you need. For more information about the products and services that we can offer, or to receive a free quote, please contact one of our expert advisersFor more information about traveling to Philippines, the international health insurance plans that we can provide there, or to receive a free quote, please contact us today.