How to use 24 x7 Nurse Line of India Network Visitor Health Insurance Programs?

India Network Health Insurance sponsors visitors health insurance from two main American Insurance companies. The ACE American Insurance company plans know as ACE Network Plan (Comprehensive 80/20 Plan) ad ACE Premier and Standard Plans (Fixed benefit plans). The programs automatically provide you access to 24 x 7 nurse line to get some answers for minor medical problems or medications etc. The Nurse line is available free of charge to ACE policy holders whose policy number start with GLM and the phone number to contact Nurse line is provided on the back of the ID card issued by the India Network Visitor Health Insurance Program.

When you call the Nurse Line, the staff at Nurse Line will ask your employer name. This is same as group name for India Network Foundation sponsored programs. Hence you will answer the employer name as “India Network Foundation” and then provide your primary ID and policy number to quickly connect you to the Nurse Line staff.…

Does Medi-Cal cover visitors heading to California??

Wee get several asking the question whether they can enroll their visiting parents into Medi-Cal program offered by various county health departments. It appears some of their friends have successfully enrolled in to these programs by completing some shady paperwork.  We highly advise against anyone considering enrolling their visitors to Medi-cal program. It is a…

Pre-existing Condition Coverage is not Available to Visitors who are already in the US

India Network Health Insurance is the only program in the United States that offer pre-existing condition coverage for visitors of all ages traveling to the United States for the purpose of visiting friends, family, study or temporarily work in the US. The program, however is not meant to be medical tourism. Also, Pre-existing coverage works…

Major Benefits of India Network Health Insurance

There are a number of visitor health insurance plans offered by various companies and found in the google searches. This confuses anyone new to visitor health insurance plans. All visitor health plans appear to cover the same things but they are very different in their definition of coverage, limitations, exclusions and the underwriter (or the…

Beware of Pre-existing Condition Coverage Mystery – Not all policies are the same..

Many members got confused with finding from various web sites that claim to offer pre-existing conditions coverage maximums upto millions of dollars. On the top of it, these policies offered by foreign companies such as Lloyd of London look too good to be true when read only headlines and not definitions. Many agents selling these…

Platinum Helath Insurance Plan Coverage Eligibility

India Network is pleased to announce availability of Platinum Comprehensive Plan for all visitors arriving in the United States, effective immediately. This change would allow visitors to purchase coverage under this program even on the date of their arrival or within few days of arrival. Now, with this change in effective date, Platinum Comprehensive health insurance plan can…

Visiting Parents from India are urged to take coverage for pre-existing medical conditions

India Network advised every parent visiting from India to take a health insurance plan that covers pre-existing conditions. Recent analysis of claims data shows that majority of high volume and high dollar value claims are originating from pre-existing conditions. As such all these claims would be flatly denied all insurance programs except India Network Health…