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BeneFit PLUS Telemedicine model
With the Telemedicine model, you always call the free hotline 0800 800 090 of the independent Centre for Telemedicine when you experience health problems. If further examination or treatment is necessary, you will immediately be referred to a doctor or hospital.
As a result, you receive medical assistance around the clock, irrespective of your location, and save 15% on your health insurance premiums. The medical benefits are the same as with standard basic insurance.
With the Telemedicine model, you have access to medical care at all times – without having to sit in a waiting room or arrange an appointment.
How the Telemedicine model works
With the Telemedicine model, you benefit from access to medical care by phone at any time from wherever you are and receive a generous discount on your basic insurance premium. In exchange, you agree to receiving coordinated care from the independent Centre for Telemedicine. The centre serves as your point of contact for all medical issues.
You receive the following insurance benefits after deduction of the statutory co-payment (deductible/excess/hospital cost contribution) with the Telemedicine model.
Answers to frequently asked questions about the BeneFit PLUS Telemedicine model: