Question: Can I Get Travel Insurance While Waiting For Surgery?

Travel insurance cover for those who are awaiting treatment or an operation.

We can provide cover for all types of medical conditions, including when you are on a waiting list for an operation or treatment for a diagnosed condition.

You can obtain instant travel insurance cover for your holiday online or by phone.

Can I get travel insurance while waiting for test results?

Yes, you can still get travel insurance even as you are waiting for the diagnosis or the results of a check-up. However, you need to declare that you are awaiting such a diagnosis, since this falls under pre-existing medical conditions.

What medical conditions do you need to declare for travel insurance?

Other medical conditions that you will need to declare to claim travel insurance include, cancer and high cholesterol and even conditions that you have recently had, such as a heart attack or stroke, as these increase the risk of needing medical treatment abroad.

Can I exclude a medical condition from travel insurance?

Exclude the Medical Condition(s), you can still take out the Travel Insurance policy, but you are not covered for the specific Medical Condition(s).

What is classed as a pre existing medical condition for travel insurance?

What is classed as a pre-existing medical condition? Travel insurers class a “pre-existing medical condition” as an illness that you have had symptoms of or treatment for before your insurance being taken out, regardless of whether this is short-term or long-term.