Family Medical & Health Insurance – What It Is and Why You Need It
Family health insurance will provide health insurance for all the family members named in the coverage, including your children. A family health insurance policy will help you avoid long waits at the NHS and provide access to the best care and facilities available for hospitalizations and after-care.
Similarly to all private health insurance, family health coverage addresses private treatment for acute conditions at the time and place of your choice. The extent of the cover and the type of facility involved depends on the family health insurance policy you select, although most policies cover all in-patient care, such as surgeries, medical treatments, and hospitalizations.
There are a number of benefits associated with selecting private family health insurance. These include:
- Convenience for parents when planning consultant visits and treatments – schedule appointments and treatments so you don’t have to take time away from work
- Less missed time from school for children – avoid missing important exams and make use of school holidays when scheduling treatments
- More choice among medical facilities for treatment – have the peace of mind of using a medical facility near your home to reduce stress in the family
DataHealth understands that families want the best possible care at cost-effective prices. Our professionals are experts at searching among the many different family health policies on the market to find the cover that best suits your family needs at the lowest possible price.