Sometimes outpatient cover may not be included on basic health insurance policies. If it is included there may be limits applied, meaning you’ll only be covered up to a chosen amount per year. Once you’ve reached your annual limit you’d need to pay for any further outpatient treatment yourself or use the NHS. That’s why it’s worth checking your health insurance policy to see if outpatient cover is included and if any limits apply.
Usually inpatient cover is included in most health insurance policies as standard, meaning you’ll be covered for any treatments you may need. You should check your health insurance cover to find out exactly what’s covered, and what isn’t.
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Our useful guides are here to help you understand the fundamentals of health insurance. Not only that, but we also cover a number of key health topics – such as looking after yourself as a parent and taking care of your children’s health.
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