Resources ISO Provides To Help International Students
Minho Lee | Nov 03, 2023 Latest From ISO
As winter approaches, it marks the beginning of a busy season for international students in the United States. With the hustle and bustle of exams, holiday plans, and winter preparations, staying on top of your health and well-being can be challenging. At ISO, we understand the unique needs of international students, and we are here to support you every step of the way. In this blog post, we will explore the resources ISO provides to help our members navigate their life in the US and make the most of their international student health plans.
1. International Student Organization Website: A Wealth of Information
Our International Student Organization website serves as a comprehensive hub of knowledge for international students seeking health insurance. You can find a plethora of useful information, including details about life in the USA for international students, health related blog posts, academia, scholarships opportunities and more. Whether you're a new member exploring your options or a returning student looking for updates, our website is your go-to resource. Here, you can also learn about ISO's commitment to ensuring the well-being of international students and its network of healthcare providers.
For the best international insurance plans available, head over to ISO website It's not just about insurance; it's about your peace of mind.
2. Insurance related flyers: Navigating Life in the US Made Easier
Understanding the complexities of health insurance and navigating life in a foreign country can be overwhelming. To simplify this process, ISO has created a variety of flyers These resources are designed to provide you with quick, easy-to-digest information that can make a significant difference in your day-to-day life.
Here's a taste of what you can expect from our flyers:
Importance of Health Insurance: The U.S. healthcare system is very different than your home country and is known for being the most expensive in the world.
Health checks international students should do before coming to the U.S.: The U.S. has a costly healthcare system, so prepare for your arrival by scheduling routine health checks to prevent high medical costs.
Emergency Room vs Urgent Care: In the U.S., healthcare services come from various providers, each suited for specific types of care. Knowing these differences is crucial when you're unwell.
3. ISO Blog Posts: Stay Informed
Our ISO Blog is a treasure trove of insights and advice for international students. Whether you're interested in health and wellness tips, cultural experiences, or updates on health insurance regulations, our blog has you covered.
Here are some of the topics you can explore:
Five Reasons to Avoid the Emergency Room in the U.S. The ER is for life-threatening emergencies, similar to other countries, but the U.S. setup requires caution when considering it for non-emergencies.
Tips and Secrets to Filling Prescription Drugs We have put together a quick guide for everything you need to know when visiting the pharmacy and some common questions you may have.
International Student FAQs – Types of Medical Providers In U.S. This blog post sets out to answer some of the most common questions we get from new international students about medical providers.
Stay up to date with the latest articles and advice on our blog page and be better prepared for the upcoming busy semester.
4. Social Media Support: Seasonal Tips and Recommendations
ISO is more than just an insurance provider; we are your partners in your international student journey. Follow us on our social media platforms to receive timely updates, seasonal tips, and recommendations. We understand the unique challenges international students face during the busy transitioning period, and we're here to help you overcome them.
Our social media channels are a great way to:
Stay Informed: Get updates on insurance policies, coverage changes, and important dates.
Seasonal Health Tips: Learn how to stay healthy and well during the changing seasons.
Cultural Insights: Explore the diverse culture of the US and discover local events and experiences.
In conclusion, ISO Student Health Insurance is not just about providing international students with quality insurance; we are committed to your overall well-being. As we head into the busy season, take advantage of our resources to make your time in the US a rewarding and healthy experience. Whether you're looking for information on international student insurances, cultural experiences, or healthcare tips, ISO has you covered. Explore our website, check out our informative flyers, stay informed with our blog, and connect with us on social media. We are here to support you every step of the way.
For comprehensive international student health plans that cater to your needs, visit our website today and explore the range of options we offer.
About ISO Student Health Insurance
Founded in 1958, ISO prides itself on being the leader in providing international students with affordable insurance plans. Administered by former and current international students, we are able to assist our member with multilingual customer service in Chinese, Hindi, Spanish, and more. ISO serves over 3,200 schools/colleges and more than 150,000 insured students every year.
For more information, please visit www.isoa.org and connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, WeChat, WhatsApp, and LinkedIn.