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Coverage Abroad - Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP)

Medical charges for covered services incurred in a country outside the United States are reimbursed by the SHIP at 80 percent of the actual rate billed by the service providers. All other Plan provisions, including plan deductibles, apply.

Emergency Travel Assistance Services

FrontierMEDEX

(800) 527-0218 (inside the U.S.)
(410) 453-6330 (outside the U.S.)

Services are also accessible via e-mail at operations@frontiermedex.com

Please visit www.uhcsr.com/frontiermedex for the FrontierMEDEX brochure which
includes service descriptions and program exclusions and limitations.

Medical Services through FrontierMEDEX

FrontierMEDEX includes Emergency Medical Evacuation and Return of Mortal Remains
that meet the US State Department requirements. The Emergency Medical Evacuation services are not meant to be used in lieu of or replace local emergency services such as an ambulance requested through emergency 911 telephone assistance. All services must be arranged and provided by FrontierMEDEX; any services not arranged by FrontierMEDEX will not be considered for payment.

  • Transfer of Insurance Information to Medical Providers
  • Monitoring of Treatment 
  • Medication, Vaccine and Blood Transfers
  • Transfer of Medical Records
  • Dispatch of Doctors/Specialists
  • Worldwide Medical and Dental Referrals 
  • Facilitation of Hospital Admission Payments
  • Emergency Medical Evacuation
  • Transportation After Stabilization
  • Transportation to Join a Hospitalized Participant
  • Emergency Travel Arrangements
  • Continuous Updates to Family and Home Physician
  • Replacement of Corrective Lenses  and Medical Devices
  • Replacement of Lost or Stolen Travel Documents
  • Hotel Arrangements for Convalescence 
  • Return of Dependent Children
  • Repatriation of Mortal Remains
  • Legal Referrals
  • Transfer of Funds
  • Message Transmittals
  • Translation Services