Insurance

Stomach pains, toothache, mental problems? Go see a doctor! You are covered abroad by your international health insurance policy. However, not all treatments are covered.
To make sure your treatment costs are covered, we recommend informing yourself prior to any treatment about the provided services and exclusions of benefits under your insurance policy. -> see document “Emergency Information

Comprehensive insurance

All EMABG scholarship holders will be insured comprehensively by Dr. Walter GmbH Insurance Brokers with a combination of overseas health insurance, personal liability insurance, accident insurance, assistance insurance and baggage insurance (PROTRIP-WORLD PLUS scheme) in accordance with the EACEA’s minimum requirements.

For information on PROTRIP-WORLD PLUS scheme, please visit Dr. Walter GmbH.

What to do in case of visiting a doctor:

  1. Call Dr. Walter: +49(0)2247 9194-31 and tell them about your illness.
    They will tell you which treatments are covered.
  2. Make an appointment at the doctor’s and mention that you are insured under Dr. Walter insurance.
  3. Bring your insurance confirmation (printed or digital).
  4. Paying the invoices:
    a) In most cases, you will have to make an advance payment.
    Keep the original invoices.
    Forward them to Dr. Walter for reimbursement (use the form uploaded under “Travel Health Insurance”).

    b) In some cases of inpatient treatment at a hospital or clinic, Dr. Walter will cover the costs immediately.
    Dr. Walter can directly cover invoices higher than 500 USD, if requested.

24-hour emergency help line worldwide (without USA/Canada)

+49 (0) 89 55 987 – 641

24-hour emergency help line worldwide (incl. USA/Canada)

1-954-308-39 23

Claims department in case of illness

+49 (0) 2247 9194-31

E-mail

international(at)dr.walter.com

Last updated: 16.10.2020