Will my coverage extend if I am quarantined due to Ebola?
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Yes, most policy coverage will automatically extend if you are unable to return home on your scheduled return date due to an unexpected illness or hospitalization.
Typically a policy will extend 5 - 7 days, or until you exceed your medical coverage limits, whichever comes first. Coverage will end upon return to your city of residence.
Some policies include specific limitations or exclusions related to Ebola. To read each provider’s current position on their coverage of the Ebola outbreak, please read their official position statements here: https://www.squaremouth.com/current-event-information-centers/2014/12/11/position-statements/
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