Services of the statutory health insurance statutory health insurance benefits are regulated 20 SGB V. The benefits of the statutory health insurance lays flat rate for all insured persons. Individual agreements are not possible. However, the legally insured has the ability to hedge in addition certain risks with a supplementary health insurance. Many statutory health insurance companies here work together with partners from the private health insurance and offer this supplementary insurance to its members. Of course additional costs the public member. Health insurance exchange in the statutory health insurance who is not satisfied with its statutory health insurance, has the possibility to change the health insurance fund. The prerequisite for this is that at least an 18-month membership in the existing health insurance.
Here, the notice period is two months. If you want to join a new health insurance company for the 1, the termination as of 30 Sept. with the previous health insurance must be. The notice must be received to the previous checkout to 31.07. The statutory health insurance, which should make a so-called supplementary contribution, there is however a Special right of termination. The 18-month membership is no longer necessary.
The private Krankenversicherung (PKV) all workers whose earning last year has exceeded the year work remuneration (49.950 in 2010) and is expected to again exceed this in 2011 (49.500), have the possibility of a private health insurance to join. Still, self-employed and freelance can choose whether they are private or statutory sick would insure. Cost of the car the individual contributions to the car are contrary to the statutory health insurance income. The individual contribution is here depends on several factors. This includes: age sex occupation health elected tariff (E.g. with 1 bed room, chief physician treatment, etc.) The contributions to the car are thus dependent on the personal conditions and the desired services. Since here but significant differences between the private health insurance, always a more extensive is advisable Comparison of the provider.