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WPA launches range of international PMI plans


Healthcare specialists Western Provident Association is to launch a new range of international private health insurance policies.


The three policies, Diplomat, Emissary and Governor are aimed specifically at British people temporarily living abroad.


All three levels of cover offer members evacuation and repatriation back to the UK in the event of a medical emergency, plus worldwide cover of up to £50,000 a year for 120 days.


Diplomat is the cheapest of the three, covering all in-patient costs, day care treatment, CT and MRI scans plus chemotherapy and radiotherapy, physiotherapy, osteopathy and chiropractic treatments.


Emissary builds on Diplomat offering complementary medicine in addition to that offered by the cheaper policy.


Governor covers everything included in the other two contracts, plus emergency dental and routine optical treatment. It also provides personal accident cover up to £20,000.

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