Prevention benefits for health insurers

They can avoid or minimize the risk of getting sick through their behavior. The statutory health insurance companies offer services to support you in this. about in nutrition in matters of alcohol or tobacco consumption when moving mental well-being for questions of aging in the general way of life The health insurance companies also take into account the promotion of occupational health protection.

Preconditions
The health insurance company can provide a service for behavioural prevention if it is certified by a health insurance company or by a third party commissioned with the performance of this task on its behalf, i.e. quality-tested.
Some health insurance companies offer their own prevention courses. However, a course can also be selected with a quality-tested external provider. Check with your health insurance company about the procedure.

Responsible for the content
Lower Saxony Ministry of Social Affairs, Health and Gender Equality

Last update or date of publication
09.07.2020