In this section, readers will learn what exactly a medical evacuation is, and what other benefits this coverage includes.
Medical evacuation is not a cheap service, and in this section, we will showcase approximate prices for different routes, and dissect the reasons why medical evacuation services are so expensive.
At first, it may seem that medical evacuation is only needed for those who travel to remote areas, such as the jungle or mountain tops, but in this section, we will present a few more “down to earth”, real-life examples of when medical evacuation proved crucial in saving lives.
In principle, medical evacuation is a straightforward benefit. That said, when it comes to the actual handling of emergency cases, many factors come into play. In this section, we use a real-life example to demonstrate the complexities associated with arranging a medical evacuation.