Millions of people from across the globe come to the United States of America for different reasons. Non US citizens coming to the US either as legal residents holding green card or any other visa which can allow them to live and work in America are called as immigrants.
New or potential immigrants are not eligible for domestic health insurance in the USA immediately after their arrival. The health care costs are expensive in the USA and immigrant health insurance is required to meet the expenses incurred during a medical emergency situation.
» If you are a new comer in the USA on green card or any long term visa then you can buy new immigrant visitor insurance.
» Those who are under the age of 65 can enroll for domestic health insurance after certain period of arrival in the USA.
» There are insurance plans which are offered through your employer in the USA.
You can speak to insurance experts and assess what type of coverage is required by calling 877-340-7910. You can also compare plans online and select.
Yes. you are responsible for taking care of your parents medical expenses. Because you have filed the green card sponsorship document and also submitted the affidavit taking responsibility of medical expenses incurred.
The health insurance programs sponsored by government are not for everyone and there are strict eligibility criteria and mostly they are not immigrant friendly. Call 877-340-7910 to take insurance expert advice.
No. New immigrants are not eligible for any government sponsored medicare program. To be eligible for these plans you should be over 65 years old and should be either a citizen or a green card colder of America. You should have been working in the USA for at least 40 quarter hours. You can buy medicare if you are an immigrant aged 65 and above and been in the USA as a permanent resident for 5 years or more.
Yes, you can buy new immigrant or visitor insurance plan after the arrival in the USA. However there could be time limit by insurance providers before which the plan has to be bought after arriving in the USA. Speak to our insurance experts at 877-340-7910 for more information.