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Health insurance without health issues is the future

Health insurance without health issues is the future

Health insurance without health issues is the future Digitization in health insurance – many people think about lifestyle and fitness data, so-called “pay as you live” rates. These would mean an even stricter selection of the insured, because more and more sensitive data collected by the insured. Clemens Muth, CEO …

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PKV study: 16 insurers expected above-average premium adjustments

PKV study: 16 insurers expected above-average premium adjustments

PKV study: 16 insurers expected above-average premium adjustments The Association of Insured Persons (BdV), together with the analyst Carsten Zielke, took a close look at the Solvency II reports of private health insurers. They wanted to find out how well health insurers are positioned for the future. With 16 providers, …

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Allianz against fitness tariffs in the private health insurance

Allianz against fitness tariffs in the private health insurance

Allianz against fitness tariffs in the private health insurance The alliance is opposed to fitness bracelets and so-called “pay as you live” plans in private health insurance. Health insurance should not make tariffs dependent on personal behaviour, said former Health Minister Daniel Bahr, now on the board of Allianz Kranken. …

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Occupational health insurance – overcome prejudices and emphasize innovations

Occupational health insurance - overcome prejudices and emphasize innovations

Occupational health insurance – overcome prejudices and emphasize innovations Company health insurance (BKV) still has a problem with its reputation in many companies, in two ways: Either it has no reputation at all – in other words: is largely unknown as an instrument; or it is considered a rigid human …

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Premium adjustment in private health insurance – “a lot is scare tactics”

Premium adjustment in private health insurance - "a lot is scare tactics"

Premium adjustment in private health insurance – “a lot is scare tactics” In the coming days and weeks, the private health insurers will again announce how they will adjust their contributions in the coming year: in some tariffs, significant price increases are expected. Gerd Güssler, insurance consultant from Freiburg and …

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Health insurance report Every third person sleeps badly

Health insurance report Every third person sleeps badly

Health insurance report Every third person sleeps badly Sleep disorders cause stress, depression, obesity and hypertension. Above all, flexible working hours increase the risk, the TK sleep study 2017 shows. A few simple measures can help. Shift service, street noise or the smartphone in continuous operation: About every third person in Germany …

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