BASIS basic insurance
BASIS is the compulsory basic health care insurance in accordance with the Swiss Health Insurance Act. It provides basic medical care in the event of illness, accidents and maternity. That is why it's called basic insurance. As the medical benefits are stipulated by law, they are identical for all basic health insurance providers.
Your benefits at a glance:
- BASIS gives you statutory health insurance – both in Switzerland and in your country of residence.
- You can choose where to receive medical treatment: either in Switzerland or in your country of residence.
- You save a lot of money: The Helsana Group is one of the least expensive providers of compulsory health insurance for cross-border commuters.
- You benefit from the experience, innovation and expertise of the leading provider of health insurance in Switzerland.