Your mandatory basic health insurance covers the costs of inpatient hospital treatment in your canton of residence. A Sanitas hospital insurance plan gives you more freedom of choice. You choose the category of ward (private, semiprivate or general) and the hospitals covered by your insurance. You also have comprehensive cover for emergencies abroad.
Many people choose Hospital Upgrade supplementary insurance to go with their general or semiprivate hospital insurance plan. It doesn’t cost much, and gives you the option of upgrading your hospital cover without having to take another medical exam.
Affordable hospital care on the private or semiprivate ward in the event of accident. Other benefits include helpful services such as Sanitas Assistance worldwide in the event of an emergency, rooming-in and contributions to home help.