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Emergency assistance.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

If you’re in danger or need urgent medical assistance, don’t worry about getting anything ready – just call us. We’re ready to help you.

Need urgent assistance?

+64 9 890 9726

Not a medical emergency, or you’re not in danger?
Please feel free to make a claim now

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Not sure if it’s an emergency?

Here is a quick checklist, and if you’re
not sure – call us anyway.

 
 

If you, or anyone listed on your policy are in immediate danger.

 
 
 
 
If you, or anyone listed on your policy need medical care requiring a hospital stay, or that may cost over $1,000.
 
 
 
 
If someone listed on your policy dies.
  1. Try to stay calm and call local emergency services for immediate help.

  2. When help is on it’s way, or as soon as you can safely contact us – call our emergency hotline.

    Our hotline is open 24/7 to assist you with things like finding the closest doctor, or if you don’t know whether to see a doctor. A registered nurse can also give you advice over the phone if you’re concerned about your child or a fellow traveller.

  3. If you’ve been taken to hospital, and were unable to contact us at the time – call us as soon as you are able to.

    If you weren’t able to to contact us at the time – call us as soon as you are able to if:

    • you’re admitted to hospital.
    • you need surgery.
    • you need treatment likely to cost more than $1,000.

    This allows us to ensure you’re receiving the right treatment, manage your treatment with the doctors overseas, arrange to bring you home for treatment if necessary, and take care of the bills so you don’t have to worry.

    If your personal items stolen or damaged due to a crime or accident, email us as soon as you can at [email protected].


    More ways to get help.

    It isn’t always easy to make a phone call, so you can also reach our emergency team by SMS or email.

    SMS: +61 488 863 244

    Email: [email protected]

    Just text or email us with a contact phone number and we can call you back.

Need urgent assistance?

+64 9 890 9726

Not a medical emergency, or you’re not in danger?
Please feel free to make a claim now

Make a claim online
 

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