Travel Health Insurance for Resident Physicians
THIS FORM IS FOR UNC RESIDENTS AND FELLOWS (for ACGME-accredited fellowships) ONLY.
Residents are required to purchase GeoBlue International Travel and Emergency Health Insurance through UNC School of Medicine if their travel is related in any way to their medical training.
If you are traveling for leisure in a non-UNC/H role, you are NOT eligible for the GeoBlue UNC group plan. However, you can contact the insurance provider, GeoBlue, directly to inquire further.
Policy rates for GeoBlue are as follows:
Resident Full Coverage = $1.50 per day
All questions regarding Claims will go directly to GeoBlue’ s Customer Service:
- Toll Free Domestic Calls: 1-844-268-2686
- Collect Calls from Outside the U.S.: +1-610-263-2841
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
After submitting this form, you will receive an email within 5-10 days stating the amount of money you will need to pay for GeoBlue travel health insurance and the link to do so. You will need to pay online. You will also need to complete all pre-travel requirements set forth by the Office of Global Health Education and GME. Both lists are available here.