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Health & Accident Ins. for US citizen in Canada?

I will be leaving Fairhope, AL the first of June for Prudhoe Bay, AK and will be passing through Canada both going and returning....will probably be there for a total of at least two weeks. My current health ins does no cover me while in Canada. What do US citizens do to cover themselves while there?

Any advice will be greatly appreciated,

Johnny Hubbard
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Hi John,
I think you can check AAA for insurance while in Canada, I'm not entirely sure but if not AAA check out CAA( canadian automobile association). They do all kinds of Insurance stuff. Otherwise you can probably look at World Nomads, I know you can buy policies for like weeks at a time if it comes to it.. everything is made online and you dont even have to talk to anybody to get insurance from them. Have a good trip and send me email if you need anything while in the Calgary, Alberta area.
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