It is a legal requirement in Germany to possess health insurance. Whether that is private health insurance, or publich health insurance, all citizens who reside in the country are legally obliged to insure themselves through an accredited German insurance company.
As part of a package of services for the international community, The Eye Newspapers (owners of The Germany Eye and The Munich Eye) have negotiated preferrential deals for foreigners seeking to insure themselves in Germany. Whether that be health insurance, or personal liability insurance, or some other form of insurance, we believe that we have partnered with one of the most responsive insurers who have made it their business to understand the expatriate community and their unique needs. This includes superb coverage, friendly English-language customer service and expertise in smoothing the process of acquiring the best health insurance for you, and if necessary, your family.
The Eye Newspapers is working closely with these insurers to identify the best ways to make the application and service process as simple and user-friendly as possible: and for this we always welcome customer feedback.
Firstly though, you need to know which type of health insurance is right for you. For a breakdown of the important considerations, then check out the following articles:
Private Health Insurance in Germany - Pros and Cons
German Private Health Insurance Explained
Now that you are more familiar with the requirements and various aspects of the different types of health insurance, then fill out the form below to have more information sent to you or an agent to call you. As this service is run in conjuction with The Eye Newspapers, we are here to support you each step of the way, to ensure you receive the best possible service, in English. You will be pleasantly surprised at how easy our partners have made the process for The Eye Newspaper readers such as yourself.