Travel Insurance for Lupus | Staysure™

Getting the right travel insurance for lupus

Living with lupus shouldn’t interfere with the enjoyment of your holiday. Make sure when packing your shades for your trip, your travel insurance is packed too.

You may fear that travelling with lupus will affect the enjoyment of your holiday. But it really needn’t do.

From lost luggage, flight delays or a stolen passport to a medical emergency, having proper cover in place can help in the worst of situations.

With the right travel insurance in place, you can go on your holiday with peace of mind, knowing that if the worst happens you’ve got our support.

We see proper travel insurance as the key to any happy holiday.

Get your tailored quote online now, or talk to us today on 0800 033 4902.

Can I get travel insurance for lupus?

Systemic lupus erythematosus, commonly known as lupus, is an autoimmune disease, so it’s important you’re properly covered for it.

Lupus shouldn’t be a barrier for you getting proper travel insurance.

As long as you aren’t travelling against the advice of your doctor or to receive medical treatment abroad, then we should be able offer you cover.

Before offering you travel insurance, we’ll first need you to confirm it’s safe for you to travel. We’ll need you to be able to say yes to all of the following:

  • I am not travelling against the advice of my doctor.
  • I am not travelling after receiving a terminal prognosis, having been given a life expectancy by my doctor or medical professional.
  • I am not travelling with the intention of obtaining medical treatment, tests or a consultation abroad.

Following this, we’ll need you to complete our medical screening.

The medical screening is a straightforward set of multiple choice questions, designed for us to understand how lupus affects you.

The screening is strictly confidential. It’s important that the answers you provide about your medical history are thorough and accurate so we can tailor your policy to meet your needs.

Failure to disclose any pre-existing medical conditions will affect the validity of your policy, should you need to claim later down the line.

What questions about my lupus will I be asked?

Of course, everyone’s medical circumstances vary. But the types of questions you can expect for lupus include:

  • How long ago was the diagnosis made?
  • How many medicines do you take for THIS condition?
  • How many unplanned hospital admissions have you had for THIS condition in the last two years?
  • Do you have any of the following complications of this condition?
    Such as:
  • Angina
  • Myositis
  • Pleurisy
  • Kidney damage

Get your travel insurance to cover lupus today

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