Welcome to the Expats Portugal forum!

Since 2005, this forum has had over 6,000 people sign up and take part in our community.

It is a place for people who want to move to Portugal and for those already living here to meet and share knowledge through our community.

With the recent revamp of the site, we have chosen to keep the forum on the website rather than create a social media group as we know there are people concerned about privacy and who owns their data. Plus there is a wealth of information from the years gone by that we did not want to lose.

But this forum is nothing without your input. So come on in, take a look around, ask questions and answer a few.

If you are a forum member from the old site and have not reset your password yet, please head over to the My Account section and reset your password today.

Health Insurance fo...
 
Notifications

Health Insurance for US citizens  

  RSS

snicmanor
(@snicmanor)
Active Member
Joined: 3 years ago
Posts: 9
15/08/2017 12:57 pm  

Hi everyone, thanks for posting so much useful information. If all goes as planned my husband I will be moving to Portugal in Jan or Feb 2018. The whole health insurance thing is quite confusing. From what I understand we will need travel insurance for the first 6 months until we have our residency permit and then will need to buy a policy in Portugal. Is this correct? Also, how much should we expect to pay for a policy in Portugal and does it cover our health care when we visit the US or do we need to buy another travel policy for travel to the US? Any help would be greatly appreciated. Angella & Sandy Nicholls


Quote

You need to be a Paid User to create items and comment on this forum

To post a reply, sign up and become a member!

  • Over 6,000 members already registered on our forum
  • Post and reply to threads in the Forum (non-members can just view)
  • List products free of charge in Buy, Swap, Sell & Wanted
  • Receive exclusive member benefits and discounts from our partners

Already a member? Log in here

Donate today to gain full accessOnly €20 per year
Share:



Copyright © 2020 Expats Portugal

Marketing by Unity Online