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The average cost of a heart attack is $87,184.1

Critical Illness Insurance

Use our critical illness insurance to help with the treatment costs of life-changing illnesses and health events, so you can stay focused on recuperation.

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You feel chest pain.

Limb discomfort. Cold sweats. Nausea. Chest pain. When the symptoms hit, you know it’s time to visit the hospital.

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You’re taken to the ER.

You take an ambulance to the emergency room and the diagnosis is in: you’ve had a heart attack.

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Aflac steps in to help.

With an Aflac Lump Sum Critical Illness2 policy your benefits are paid to you directly (unless otherwise assigned).

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You focus on getting well.

You use cash benefits to help with medical bills, continuing care, or everyday expenses. With Aflac's help, you can worry less.

How could a heart attack affect you financially?

The average cost of a heart attack is $87,184.1

After major medical coverage, you could still owe $34,874 in out-of-pocket medical expenses not covered by your insurance.3

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Medical Expenses $87,184
Avg. Insurance Coverage 60%

Remaining Expenses*

Aflac Supplemental Coverage:


weekly rates as low as a gallon of milk.4

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Peace of mind doesn't
have to break the bank

Don’t wait until it’s too late. Help cover yourself and your family with affordable coverage from Aflac.