Unlike many insurance providers students may be familar with, which require customers to only use in-network providers, you can go to any doctor or hospital/clinic you choose outside the United States.
As a result, students have two options to schedule and pay for appointments: Direct Pay or Reimbursement.
To avoid out of pocket payment, students can request Direct Pay by going to local GeoBlue-partnered providers. These providers have an established relationship with GeoBlue and will accept direct payment from the insurance. Complete these three steps:
This is also outlined on the GeoBlue Direct Pay flyer.
If you decide to go to an out-of-network provider, you will need to pay onsite and request a reimbursement* from GeoBlue.
*Note on reimbursement:
Make sure you: