Read the healthcare guidance in the Living in guide for the country where you live to ensure you have the right healthcare arrangements for your circumstances. The WPA Group can offer a range of bespoke healthcare solutions, including the administration service for Corporate Healthcare Trusts. Find out how much health insurance costs and what you get for your money. Our useful guides are here to help you understand the fundamentals of health insurance.
Your insurance provider will liaise directly with our dedicated team to sort out everything to do with prices of treatment, and you can focus on getting better. Personal private healthcare insurance is paid for directly. Lots of people have cover through their work, in which case your employer will deal with the insurance provider. You might pay a fee each month for the policy, but this will likely come out of your salary before you are paid.
Both of our health insurance policies – Treatment and Care and Comprehensive – offer flexible excess options, where you can either choose £0, £100, £150, £200, £250 or £500 online. If you’re leaving or have left your current employer and are worried about your health insurance cover ending, then call us today. We can talk through the options available for you and your family. EHIC has only ever covered emergency and necessary healthcare costs, so it is always recommended that you take out comprehensive travel insurance, including health cover, when you travel abroad. Most UK residents are entitled to access the free or affordable medical services on the NHS and therefore do not choose to buy any private health insurance at all.
Power up your skills, enjoy health benefits, as well as a competitive salary. †††Customers who live in the Isle of Man, or have a Bupa Standard, Bupa Premium or Bupa Your Choice policy, do not have access to Digital GP provided by Babylon, but can access GP24, provided by HealthHero. Some corporate schemes don’t include access to Digital GP or GP24, please check your scheme documents or give us a call. After you’ve purchased your cover online, you’ll then need to complete a medical history form online or by post. We’ll send you a link to the form by email, or you can find it on the confirmation page once you’ve purchased.
All cancellations will take effect, and payments will cease, at the end of the month in which the cancellation is received. Once authorised, we can support your diagnostic costs up to £1,800. You can also request assistance for Medical Treatment and Surgery at one of our hospitals in our treatment network for approved procedures. The affordable alternative to health insurance including diagnosis, over 250 types of surgery, physiotherapy, 24/7 GP and Mental Health helplines. No exclusions for pre-existing medical conditions on joining – All UK residents can join us regardless of their medical history.
You can buy private medical insurance for UK expatriates. You can also buy insurance from local providers overseas. You should always check policies carefully, including seeing whether you could transfer medical cover if you re-locate to other countries in future. Our cash plans can help you spread the cost of some of your everyday healthcare needs.