Good Neighbor Insurance Inc, www.overseashealthinsurance.com, has been involved in providing international health care cover to our clients since 1997. HTH is one of our top career and short term/travel companies we provide and is one I personally use when I travel overseas on my diving trips. Not only is HTH an “A” rated company but […]
The Hong Kong government is planning a health care change for 2010-2011 time frame. In a budget speech given on 2-24-2010 the Financial Secretary informed all that the government plans to introduce voluntary medical insurance system. This means the government is working on plans to help Chinese living in Hong Kong move towards a private […]
Ireland has three private health insurance companies (VHI, Quinn Healthcare, and Hibernian Aviva Health) and they are increasing their premiums during 2010 by as much as 15%. This increase reflects medical inflation and higher health insurance taxes. The tax increase, per month, is from EUR 165 to EUR 180 for each adult subscriber and EUR 53 to EUR […]
Good Neighbor Insurance provides overseas health insurance plans that cover those who are Taiwanese citizens and non-Taiwanese citizens. Their plans cover all medical costs including maternity–if one wants to add that benefit to their policy. Check out https://www.gninsurance.com/health/ for more information. Taiwan’s healthcare system is financed through the National Health Insurance (NHI) system, funded by contributions […]
1. Every year or two look around at other insurance options in the marketplace, as the insurance needs of your organization may have changed. Talk to your broker or agent, or call Good Neighbor Insurance, an international health insurance brokerage, at 1-866-813-9100 or 480-633-9500. We will be glad to look at insurance options for your staff […]
Italy’s national health care is rated second in the world by the WHO. However, a closer look shows that trouble plagues this system from a crippling bureaucracy, mismanagement, general disorganization, spiraling cost, and long waiting lines. • The Italian constitution was changed in 2001 so that the national government now sets the “essential levels of care” […]
Germany’s Ministry of Health has stated they will have mandatory price negotiations on drug manufacturers as part of their health care reform. One key element is to stop drug companies’ ability to set prices on new patented drugs without negotiating with insurers. The Ministry of Health is also working towards: * A maximum price set for […]
We’ve all heard that the United States spends more (16 percent of GDP, or $2.10 Trillion) on Health Care than any other industrialized country. However, Norway, long heralded as a “shining example” of Nationalized Health Care, has its own problems to contend with. Norway’s overall tax burden, which is 45 percent of its GDP, ranks […]
We are delighted to announce that Karen Bellas is joining us at Good Neighbor Insurance! Karen started with Good Neighbor Insurance this past March as our newest associate. She will be working in our group health insurance department as well as our overseas career insurance department. Below is more information on Karen and you may view information of all […]
Happy birthday to Good Neighbor Insurance, Inc!! Yes, we have turned 13 years old on April 1st and there is no April fooling about it! We are blessed to have you as our clients and we thank you so much for allowing us to serve each and everyone of you. From those here in Arizona to […]
Britain’s health care system may offer “free” health care for its citizens, but most don’t see the hidden costs of such a system.
Spain’ national health care system operates on a highly decentralized basis, giving primary responsibility to the country’s 17 regions. The Spanish Constitution guarantees all citizens the “right” to health care- including equal access to preventative, curative, and rehabilitative services. Coverage under the Spanish system is nearly universal, estimated at 98.7% of the population. The federal […]
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