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Cross-border commuter insurance: Compulsory health care insurance (BASIS)

Do you work in Switzerland but live abroad? By taking out BASIS, you are taking out compulsory health care insurance for cross-border commuters in Switzerland. It provides basic medical care in the event of illness, accidents and maternity. That is why it's called basic insurance.

Your advantages with Helsana:

  • Nowhere has better value: Helsana is Switzerland's least expensive provider of compulsory basic insurance for cross-border commuters from Germany and Italy. Progrès (also a company of the Helsana Group) is least expensive provider for French cross-border commuters.
  • Long-term security: As the Swiss market leader with more than 100 years of experience, we are here for you, now and in the future.
  • Specialised agencies for cross-border commuters: Our agencies near the border are happy to help you with any questions you may have.
  • Freedom of choosing where to be treated: You can choose to obtain medical treatment in accordance with the applicable statutory benefits either in your home country or in Switzerland.

Calculate premium / request quote

Calculate your cross-border commuter premium and obtain your personal quote. You can then conclude the insurance directly online.

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