Group Health Plans for Business Travelers
Did you know we offer GeoBlue Expat℠ and GeoBlue Traveler℠ group health plans for business travelers? These plans allow Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska, and all Blues Plans, the ability to extend our global reach and enhance our ability to offer comprehensive and compliant international health care solutions for employees and their dependents. Customers will be able to access quality care from the strongest global networks, supported by exceptional service and high-value medical capabilities.
What is Blue Cross Blue Shield Global Expat and Blue Cross Blue Shield Global Traveler?
Blue Cross Blue Shield Global Expat is international major medical insurance and assistance services for employees on international assignments and their families when they leave their home countries for six months or more.
Blue Cross Blue Shield Global Traveler provides group supplemental medical benefits and services for business travelers outside of their home country for trips lasting up to 180 days.
Our BlueCard Worldwide®, a basic international program offered as part of most BCBS employer-sponsored and individual health insurance policies, processes international claims and may reimburse medical professionals or members for medical costs incurred abroad.
“Combining our leading technologies with the Blue Cross and Blue Shield brand has created extraordinary value for international travelers,” said Guillaume Deybach, CEO for GeoBlue. “This strength, knowledge and expertise means customers can be confident in knowing that they have access to quality health care when and where they need it.”
These international health insurance offerings boast regional service centers that provide language and cultural support 24 hours a day across the globe for both medical emergencies and routine inquiries. They also provide online and mobile tools to find local health care professionals and medical services.