Critical Care

Today, due to early detection, prevention and advances in medical treatments, the odds of surviving a life altering critical condition are better than ever. For many of us, surviving such as illness can bring serious financial and emotional hardships, especially if that illness leads to a stay in an Assisted Living Facility or Nursing Home while recuperating. This is where a Critical Care Policy can help.

Critical Care Facts: Did you know?

  • Cancer, heart attacks and strokes caused 80% of new critical illness claims in 2010.
  • Alzheimers, Strokes and cancer represent over 70% of Long-Term Care claims paid.
  • GTL’s Critical Care Plan pays cash benefits upon diagnosis for all covered conditions – and benefits increase when confined to an Assisted Living Facility or Nursing Home as a result.
  • 59% of all costs associated with cancer are non-medical.
  • Stroke is a leading cause of serious long-term disability.
  • In 2010 an estimated 785,000 Americans had a new coronary attack, and about 470,000 had a recurrent attack.
  • One in 2 men & women will be diagnosed with cancer during their lifetime.

Unique Fact:

You can use the Cash Benefits paid by your Critical Care Policy however you wish. Use your cash to help pay for:

  • Loss of income
  • Rehabilitation expenses
  • Alternative treatment options
  • Out-of-network charges on PPO
  • Travel for treatment plans
  • Lodging
  • Lifestyle changes
  • Mortgage loans & debt payments
  • Child care expenses
Contact Us today for a quote.

We are here to help you find the best fit both in coverage and expense.