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If You Purchased Your Atlas Policy on Or After July 15, 2020 : Your plan will cover eligible medical expenses resulting from COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2.  

Where to go for emergency care and hospital services while traveling in the United States?

US emergency number: 911

Atlas Travel Medical Insurance Atlas America plan is a visitor health insurance policy designed to provide medical and travel benefits, as well as emergency travel assistance to take the risk out of international travelers visiting the USA. Atlas America insurance is available to individuals, families, and groups from over 180 countries. You get access to quality care and are protected against the costs that can incur from unexpected medical and/ or travel emergencies.

US hospitals usually have high standard and are well-equipped with advanced medical technology. Hospitals offer medical services and treatments including emergency care, outpatient specialty clinics, inpatient care, labor and delivery services, diagnostic testing, lab tests etc.

In case of serious medical emergency, you can go directly to a hospital emergency room. Hospital emergency rooms are open 24 hours a day,7 days a week. In a non-emergency situation, you can schedule an appointment to see a specialist doctor or get medical tests done in a hospital.

Emergency Room Services in the U.S.

Hospital Services in the U.S.

How to find a hospital?

It is in your advantage to choose hospitals/ clinics from the insurance company’s Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) networks: FirstHealth Network or UnitedHealthcare Network. You are free to go to health care providers that are not in the PPO networks.

UnitedHealthcare Network

If you have the UnitedHealthcare logo on your ID card , you can use health providers within UnitedHealthcare Network as your preferred providers.

Enter UnitedHealthcare Network online directory to locate a provider.

Click on “Search the Network: Options PPO” link, you will be able to find health care providers in UnitedHealthcare PPO Network by category.  


Which type of place?:  Choose Hospitals

Next fill in your Zipcode or City and State. Click “CONTINUE” button, you will see a list of hospitals in your area. 

FirstHealth Network

If you have the FirstHealth Network logo on your ID card,  you can use health providers within FirstHealth Network as your preferred providers.

Enter FirstHealth Network online directory to locate a provider. Select “First health network” , then click “Start now”.

Here you need to select a Type of provider. Choose Hospital. Next, in Search by section, enter your ZIP code. If you do not know your ZIP code, you can also search by your State and County/ City. 

Click “Show more options” link to add more optional search criteria. Under “Would you like to narrow your search by Specialty or Condition?”, select “General Acute Care Hospital” and click Add>> button. General Acute Care Hospitals usually provide general medical and surgical care including emergency services. You can also select other types of hospitals by their specialties.

Then click “Search Now” button, you will see a list of hospitals that match your search criteria. 

What is Atlas America Travel Medical Insurance?

How to use Atlas America insurance to get medical care in the U.S.?

How to choose health care providers?  

How to pay your medical expenses? 

How to file a claim?

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