3. Medicare does not cover you outside the United States
Many people rely on Medicare, but are unaware they won’t be covered outside the United States. That includes Canada and Mexico. Medicare only covers you if you’re in the US.
Travelers who depend on Medicare need to purchase travel medical insurance for trips that take them outside the United States. Travel medical insurance is very affordable and is available for travelers of all ages.
Read part 2 of the “11 real world reasons to consider travel insurance” series
Faq’s, does Medicare cover me outside the Unites States