Insurance / International Health Insurance

With so many aspects of your life to set up and manage in your host country, it's important not to neglect arranging for health coverage. Many expats and internationals don't have adequate health care insurance. Insure that you and your family have the right coverage for your situation.


Siemens-Betriebskrankenkasse SBK is among the biggest German company health insurance funds and one of the 20 largest statutory health insurances in Germany. As a health insurance provider available nationally and open for everyone who lives in Germany, it covers more than 1 million people and serves over 100,000 corporate customers – with the help of more than 1,500 employees in nearly 100 branches.

More than 400 personal SBK consultants support their clients with tailor-made offers and customer-specific counselling. They are able to advise competently and reliably on all issues revolving around the German social security system. Professional counselling, a personal relationship and quick, dependable support when it really matters – this is what SBK members can rely on. Being the health insurance fund of the Siemens Group with branches all over the world, it has supported employees during their start in their new home country for decades.

SBK has won many awards for its service and offering. The insurance ranked first in the renowned “Client Monitor Germany” (Kundenmonitor Deutschland) customer survey in 2016, for example, and has attained leading positions every year for 10 years. SBK has also been elected Germany's most popular statutory health insurance for the fourth time in 2017.

Address: Heimeranstrasse 31, 80339 Munich, Germany

Phone: From Germany: 08000 725 725 8700, From abroad: +49 89 444 570 88

Fax: +49 89 62700 988

Bupa Global Health Insurance

At Bupa we have been helping individuals and families live longer, healthier, happier lives for over 60 years. We are trusted by expats in 190 different countries and have links with healthcare organisations throughout the world. So whether you're moving abroad for a change of career or a change of scene, with our international private health insurance you will always be in safe hands.

  • Flexible products that can be tailored to your individual needs and circumstances - with options to reflect the life you lead.
  • Access to a worldwide network of care - including over 7,500 hospitals and clinics where bills can be settled directly.
  • A hospital quality programme - that assesses the standards of care provided by key hospitals/facilities that our members are accessing and that helps to ensure members can have access to high quality healthcare wherever they are in the world.
  • A 24-hour medical centre - with multilingual advisers and fully qualified doctors available to speak to you any time of the day or night.

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