Your Travel Benefits

HMSA members have access to the largest health provider network in Hawaii and to more than 500,000 preferred Blue Cross and Blue Shield providers nationwide and across the globe.

The links below have useful information for instances where you need a routine office visit in Las Vegas or you break your arm scaling Mount Everest.

Traveling within Hawaii

On the Mainland

(HMO members. How do you know if you’re an HMO member?):

On the Mainland

(PPO members. How do you know if you’re a PPO member?):

Outside the United States

Other travel benefit topics

  • Emergency and Urgent Care Outside of Hawaii.
  • Medical Evacuation (available only for the UH/Chaminade plan).
  • Travel insurance: If your plan covers routine and emergency services but excludes medical evacuation, you may want to consider purchasing travel insurance. Travel insurance may provide coverage for emergency medical evacuation if you’re involved in an accident and adequate medical treatment is not available where you are.