In order to work, study or simply travel, you will always need a good international health insurance with experience to cover you, whatever is the length of your expatriation in Germany.
AOK - Insuring 2 million people, AOK is the biggest health insurance company in Hesse. As the largest entity, AOK offers a full protection and security for all sorts of illnesses (from the visit to the doctor to hospital fees).
Mon-Wed. 08h00 - 16h00
Thu 8h00 - 17h00
Fri. 8h00 - 14h00
and on appointment
With 5 million people insured in Germany, TK is the 3rd largest insurance company in Germany. It is not necessary to be a technician to subscribe. It offers a lot a provides a good service for the price.
With so much to deal with before leaving your home country, (taxes, moving house, paperwork etc.) the careful planning of your expatriation to Frankfurt is an essential step. As far as healthcare is concerned, your local social security scheme won’t be accompanying you to your host country and, once abroad, you might be surprised by the care system you find in Germany. So, before leaving, make sure you have appropriate cover!
EasyExpat.com works in partnership with APRIL International to provide specific insurance solutions for travelling or staying outside your country of nationality.
Designed for either short or long stays, APRIL International’s insurance policies offer protection against any problems that might arise before departure or during your time in Germany: cancelling your trip, medical expenses following an illness or accident, needing to be repatriated, causing damage to a third party or losing your luggage.
For more information on expat health insurance in Germany, visit our partner APRIL International