Critical illness coverage

What you need to know

Cancer. Kidney failure. Stroke. A catastrophic illness or injury brings a mountain of medical bills and can lead to financial hardship. That’s why PayPal offers critical illness coverage, in addition to your medical plan. This benefit offers you and your family additional financial protection should the unthinkable happen to you.

How the plan works

You and your family receive a lump-sum payment to help cover expenses if you become critically ill or injured. Use the money to pay medical bills and living expenses — whatever you need to pay for.
All employees are eligible to enroll.

Covered conditions

  • Cancer
  • Stroke 
  • Heart attack
  • Coronary bypass surgery
  • Major organ transplant
  • Angioplasty
  • Kidney failure
  • Paralysis

The benefit amount paid to you depends on your diagnosis. For details, refer to the plan document.

Provider contact information


Critical illness coverage

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