nounTypes of health insuranceThe following are all types of insurance that people take out to protect them in the
event of illness.any occupation insurancecritical illness insurancedental insurancedisability insuranceincome protection insuranceown occupation coverage (Insurance: Medical insurance) Private health insurance is insurance taken out in case you need to have medical treatment as a private patient. ▶ insurance1, insurance2, insurance3
⇒ Currently 85 percent of the population is covered by a basic statutory health insurance
plan, and the remainder opt for private health insurance, which frequently offers additional benefits. ⇒ Today, most comprehensive private health insurance programs cover the cost of routine, preventive, and emergency health care procedures. ⇒ Private health insurance is insurance taken out in case you need to have medical treatment as a private patient.
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