Cystic Fibrosis Travel Insurance
If you are travelling and you or one of your travel companions has Cystic Fibrosis, you will need to have a Travel Insurance policy in place before you leave for your trip.
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Summary of Cover (per person)
|Section & Cover||Silver||Gold||Platinum|
|Cancellation or Curtailment||-||£2,000||£5,000|
|Medical Expenses and Repatriation||£10,000,000||£10,000,000||£10,000,000|
|Scheduled Airline Failure||£1,500||£1,500||£1,500|
|Overseas Return Quarantine||Included||Included||Included|
*Excess payable does vary depending on the claim benefit.
JS Travel Insurance has partnered with Goodtogoinsurance.com to provide this Travel Insurance that covers Cystic Fibrosis. Goodtogoinsurance.com is a trading name of Ancile Insurance Group Limited, Registered Address: Kao Hockham Building, Edinburgh Way, Harlow, Essex, CM20 2NQ. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority - No. 471641.
When getting a quote for Travel Insurance to cover Cystic Fibrosis, you will be asked several questions to ensure you get the correct section. These will include:
- How many medicines do you take for Cystic Fibrosis?
- How many unplanned hospital admissions have you had for this condition in the last year?
- Can you always walk 200 yards on the flat without shortness of breath?
- Have you ever been prescribed oxygen for use at home?
- Have you had or are you on a waiting list for a lung or liver transplant?
- Do you have any impairment of kidney function?
- Do you have Diabetes?
To travel with Cystic Fibrosis, there are a few things that should be considered when planning a holiday:
- Only travel if the condition is stable and the person is well enough.
- Always check with your physician before travelling.
- Ensure you have the correct vaccinations for the country you wish to travel to.
- When going to a hot climate, take salt tablets to replace the salt lost through sweating.
- Carry enough Medication for the entire trip, plus extra in an emergency.
- Keep the Medication in hand luggage.
- Check the Airline's policy on travelling with Medication.
- Split the Medication between the bags of those you are travelling with in case one bag is lost.
- Oxygen may be required on the flight due to the pressurised cabin.
- Ask your doctor about having a flight test before travel.
- Carry a letter from your doctor describing the condition's details.
- Carry a recent prescription on you.
- Consider a specialised holiday.
- Try to visit an area that has a CF centre.