After maintaining neutrality in Europe for over a century, Switzerland has become one of the most politically stable countries in Europe and one of the wealthiest countries in the world. Bordering powerful nations such as Germany, France, Austria, and Italy, Switzerland maintained itself as a centralized location for its banking sector. Residents and visitors of Switzerland can enjoy picturesque landscapes and a high standard of living. There is a low crime rate in the country and an excellent standard of living. Many expats reside in Switzerland and enjoy significant tax advantages.
Healthcare in Switzerland
Healthcare facilities are widely available and provide excellent services in Switzerland. Most hospitals staff English-speaking personnel and allow foreign credit cards for payment. The healthcare that is provided in Switzerland is universal and is regulated by the Swiss Federal Law on Health Insurance and is compulsory for people who reside in Switzerland. People are allowed to purchase private medical care. Medical care is provided through a combination of private, public and partially private systems. There are excellent medical facilities and staff in the country.
Insurance for Expatriates in Switzerland
Some expats will seek medical coverage locally, but most will want global medical insurance plans that Expat Financial can source. We can also be a key resource for expats in search of global life and disability coverage on an individual or group basis.
Here is a list of different types of insurance coverage you will want if you are planning to become an expatriate in Switzerland:
- International Health Insurance
- Expat Life and Disability Insurance
- Travel Insurance
- Evacuation Coverage
- Group Expat Insurance Plans