Travel Cover: Existing Medical Condition
Travel insurance for existing medical conditions
Don’t let an existing medical condition keep you from travelling the world. Whether you are planning a trip in New Zealand or overseas, cover for existing medical conditions can give you the peace of mind you deserve.
How You can supplement Your cover
Adding Cover-More existing medical condition cover to your existing travel insurance policy is easy. We automatically cover many existing medical conditions, including:*
- Breast/prostate/kidney/bowel/colon/skin cancer
- Celiac disease
- Diabetes/glucose intolerance
- Gastric reflux
- Hip/knee replacement
- Hypertension (high blood pressure)
- Pregnancy (up to the 26th week of pregnancy)**
- Underactive/overactive thyroid
In many cases, Cover-More can provide existing medical condition cover at no extra cost to you and with no assessment required. If You or Your travelling companion have an existing medical condition, use Cover-More’s easy online assessment process to determine whether it is covered. Complete a quick online medical assessment to see if we cover your medical condition(s). We will work with You to provide You with options for Your travel insurance requirements.
If You suffer from a medical event after you purchase your policy but before you travel, please contact us by email or phone at 0800 500 225.
*Some exclusions and conditions apply. For a full list of automatically-accepted conditions and the requirements for cover, please refer to the Existing Medical Conditions section of the relevant Policy brochure:
**Specific pregnancy exclusions apply. Please visit our pregnancy travel insurance page for more information.