Students, faculty, scholars and their dependents engaged in international education/exchange in the US and/or outside their home country. This program is applicable on an inbound basis and meets USIA requirements for medical evacuation and repatriation. This program is available only to eligible participants of a participating institution.
The Following Expenses Are Not Covered: Services other than those indicated herein.
Limitations: ON CALL does not provide coverage caused by or resulting from -
Traveling against medical advice; applying for membership while hospitalized, mental or emotional disorders, unless hospitalized; participating in bodily contact sports, skydiving, hand gliding, parachuting, mountaineering, any race, bungee cord jumping, and speed contests; traveling in any country in which the U.S. State Department issued travel restrictions; the commission of orattempt to commit an unlawful act.
All legal actions arising under this Agreement shall be barred unless written notice, thereof, is received by ON CALL within one year from the date of event giving rise to such legal action. ON CALL cannot be held responsible for failure to provide services or for delays caused by strikes or conditions beyond its control, including but not limited to flight conditions, or where rendering of service is prohibited by local laws or regulatory agencies.
Member may be required to release ON CALL or any health care provider from liability during emergency evacuation and/ or repatriation.
Without limiting the foregoing, ON CALL’s actions and obligations under this Agreement are ministerial in nature, and all medical care is provided by medical professionals ultimately selected by a Member and in no event is the responsibility of ON CALL. ON CALL is not liable for any malpractice performed by a local doctor, health care provider or attorney.
ON CALL retains the medical discretion to limit one emergency evacuation and or repatriation attributable to any single medical condition of a Member.
ON CALL, at its sole discretion, will assist Members on a fee for service basis for interventions falling under Section B. ON CALL reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to request additional financial guarantees or pre-payment or indemnification from the Member prior to rendering such service on a fee for service basis.