International healthcare, medical insurance in Accra


Most expats in Ghana will rely on private medical insurance that includes coverage for emergency evacuation. This ensures that in an emergency you can access the best possible health care.

There is an enormous range of insurance companies that provide coverage to people in Ghana, and an equally enormous range in associated costs. When researching prospective insurance companies, be sure to research the specific details coverage, payment processes and whether or not the offer long-term expatriate rates. It is also wise to ensure that your plan includes emergency evacuation, should the local healthcare prove insufficient.

To compare providers, use our services site Expat-Quotes.

Update 9/05/2015


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Expatriate health insurance in Ghana

With so much to deal with before leaving your home country, (taxes, moving house, paperwork etc.) the careful planning of your expatriation to Accra 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 Ghana So, before leaving, make sure you have appropriate cover!

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Cigna is one of the world's biggest international insurers with more than 30 years' experience in providing global health insurance across 200 countries and territories. They have access to more than 1.65 million hospitals, physicians, clinics and specialists worldwide.

Cigna Global's flexible plans are specifically designed for expats and globally mobile individuals who move to Ghana. All their plans can be tailored to your individual requirements in Ghana, always finding the right healthcare solution, whatever the situation and budget.

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Create your perfect plan with Cigna and combine the reassurance of comprehensive inpatient cover with the flexibility of optional extra benefits.

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