Health insurance in Switzerland

Health insurance premiums, changing insurer, premium reductions, maternity, supplementary insurance policies... Clear information about statutory and private health insurance in Switzerland.

Everyone resident in Switzerland is obliged to be covered by a health insurance policy within three months (of moving to Switzerland or birth). In exceptional cases, no insurance needs to be contracted.
The link takes you to a page with information about the following topics:

  • Mandatory insurance for Swiss citizens, foreigners and newborn babies
  • Amount and reductions in health insurance premiums
  • Coverage for pregnancy and childbirth, when travelling or inability to work
  • Procedures in the event of conflicts with the health insurance company
  • Changing insurance companies
  • (voluntary) supplementary insurance

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Last updateTuesday, March 24th, 2020 at 4:06 PM