|Posted on 12 April, 2021 at 6:40||comments (12)|
MEDICAL INSURANCE SPAIN - ARE YOU CONFUSED BEFORE YOU INSURE?
The biggest and most common issue for foreigners in Spain when taking out a medical insurance is understanding the policy and what it actually offers.
Many of you have arranged your medical insurance online direct with the insurance company having been told they offer English speakers in their call centres and all departments. Some of you have taken your private healthcare policy through your bank ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 15 March, 2021 at 8:20||comments (13)|
Living in Spain and getting fast medical attention when you need it.
Many of us have all been there before where the Doctor indicates that he is unhappy about an analysis or maybe something unusual in a Scan.
The stress of being told you have to see a Specialist and then finding out your appointment is in 3 months time. Well in Spain the wait is now often 6 months in addition to the 2 or 3 months it has taken from GP to scan results or analysis results...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 26 February, 2020 at 9:15||comments (5)|
BUYER BE AWARE SHOPPING AROUND SPAIN FOR A MEDICAL INSURANCE
When shopping for low price medical insurance the main thing to be aware of in Spain is that with medical insurance you get what you pay for.
In the insurance world looking at the more affordable network policy there are 3 medical insurance companies who have a category 1 rating for the highest level of cover.
They are DKV, Sanitas & AXA all three ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 29 May, 2019 at 6:50||comments (22)|
PENSIONERS LIVING IN SPAIN WITH S1 MEDICAL CARE IS IT TIME TO HEDGE YOUR BETS
At present a UK pensioner is entitled to an S1 and can use that for treatment here under the reciprocal arrangements with Spain. The S1 is accepted for British pensioners to apply for a Spanish Residencia.
However residencia is an EU residency for EU citizens. In the last 4 months we have been informed ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 1 November, 2018 at 7:20||comments (61)|
November Policies will be 20% less for upto 13 months. Then 2020 will be 15% lower and 2021 10% lower, 2022 5% lower
This is why this DKV Insurance is Spains most comprehensive and best value policy
1. No upfront payments - DKV settle direct with Hospital/Medical centre
2. No claim forms
3. Medical Cover without Limits - Treated until rehabilitated
( The most important clause to look for in medical insurance as 98% of insurers cannot mat...Read Full Post »