Belgium is a highly developed country, with a stable government and numerous tourist facilities. Sharing borders with France, Germany, Luxembourg, and the Netherlands, Belgium has three a diverse culture and historical relationships with the rest of Europe. Today there are still three official languages in Belgium that may change depending on where you reside. The capital of Belgium is Brussels.
Healthcare in Belgium
Although not all hospitals will have nurses and doctors who are fluent in English, Belgium’s healthcare system is on par with most other developed countries. Medical facilities and pharmacies are very well equipped and widely available. Although Belgium has a public healthcare system that covers a part of the cost, it may not be available to visitors. Expats are encouraged to seek international medical coverage.
Insurance for Expatriates in Belgium
While some expatriates will seek to use the local health system, they are encouraged to obtain international health coverage if Belgium. Internationally mobile workers should try to purchase global insurance plans that will offer portable coverage, especially for health cover.
Here is a list of different types of insurance coverage you will want if you are planning to become an expatriate in Belgium:
- International Health Insurance
- Expat Life and Disability Insurance
- Travel Insurance
- Evacuation Coverage
- Group Expat Insurance Plans
If you require a quote for insurance coverage for expats in Belgium, contact Expat Financial today for a quote and to discuss your Belgium expatriate health insurance requirements. We look forward to being of assistance.