Medi-Quote in the News

Travel insurance has been talked about a lot in the media since the start of Fall 2020. The pandemic has certainly slowed down the amount of travel, but travel never stopped completely. As the weather turned cold, many Canadian snowbirds decided to travel to warmer climates despite the pandemic. Naturally, travel insurance would be extra … Continued

Green Shield Canada Updates Extended Health Plans with Covid 19 Coverage

Green Shield Canada have announced some updates to their travel benefits under their extended health plans. They will now provide emergency medical coverage for Covid-19, anywhere in the world for trips up to your plan maximum number of days, including during the government travel advisory regarding Covid-19. Please check your plan details to confirm the … Continued

Information about Requesting A Quote for Fall and Winter Travel

We are as excited as you are to start travelling again. We are working on our fall products and should have details for you soon. As per usual, our products will be competitive for price and coverage. Given the uncertainty in travelling this year, there is no need to rush to depart with your money … Continued

Travelling during the Covid-19 pandemic

We are as excited to get back to travelling as you are. Things have changed since the world is now in the middle of a pandemic. And there are things you need to know if you plan to travel far and wide despite the challenges, risks and warnings. Vaccinations As COVID vaccinations begin to roll … Continued

Supplementing Provincial Healthcare to Cover Ambulance Costs & More

If you do not have basic coverage for ambulance, you could face a large bill if you require ground or air ambulance services in the future. We can help you get basic health insurance that covers things that your provincial healthcare does not, such as ambulance coverage, for a low monthly rate. Our plans also … Continued

Things to Keep in Mind When Completing Your Insurance Medical Questionnaire

Medical Questionnaires are a requirement for many insurance policies. With a little pre-planning, filling out the medical questionnaire can be an easy process. First of all, it’s important to understand how an insurance company will use the information you provide to them in the medical questionnaire. Insurance companies use a medical questionnaire to determine 3 … Continued

How Medical Underwriting for Travel Insurance Works

The medical underwriting process gives travellers who may not be eligible for standard travel insurance products, the option to be individually assessed and priced for a policy. Offered by some travel insurance companies, it’s the perfect option for anyone who is unsure of their medical conditions, or has received a medical diagnosis from their doctor. … Continued

Travelling with a Pet – Does Your Policy Include Pet Return Coverage?

Many people these days are bringing a pet when traveling south for the winter. Having your best friend with you can make a long trip much more enjoyable. Plus, you wouldn’t want your precious pooch freezing his tail off or cooped-up inside while you’re living it up in the great outdoors in beautiful weather. For … Continued