Health Insurance for Expats living in Thailand.
Asia Health provides a health insurance agency service to expats living in Thailand, We introduce the best possible insurance options for both health and life insurance.
There is nothing like peace of mind knowing you and your family are prepared for the unexpected. We are passionate about understanding our customers and insurance needs, and are able to recommend insurance solutions tailored to suit individual needs and budgets.
Health Insurance Plans for Expats in Thailand
Making a decision about health insurance in Thailand can be difficult. There are many options that you must consider when choosing a plan. Because an international health insurance policy can stay with a person for the rest of their life, it is important that you make the right choice.
Our team of high caliber experts can help to assist you in the decision making process. When we recommend an insurance plan we take a number of factors into consideration, including claims handling, area of cover, and customer support. Our advisers will recommend a number of plans that are pertinent to your situation, and will aid you in choosing the one that best meets your requirements.
Understanding what a plan covers can be confusing. We have provided a health insurance summary to help you better understand various key terms, policy conditions, and coverage options. It is important to be aware that many insurance companies will include a number of exclusions in a plan; these can range from general exclusions to ones that are specific to a policy holder.
When we receive a request for a health insurance quote, we compile a detailed list of plans that would best meet a clients needs. We will then contact you to help you make an informed decision as to which plan you would like to have. Our expert team of advisers will help you throughout the application process and work to address any issues that may arise.
Cost of Expat Healthcare in Thailand
When relocating to Thailand from the country where you have a free national healthcare or a local health insurance plan. You should definitely start looking for a health insurance plan that you will cover you whist living in Thailand and other destinations in Asia where you might possibly visit.
The cost of medical and hospital care in Bangkok is much higher when compared to the cost of medical care in other non-tourist cites such as Nakhon Ratchasima, Ubon, Udon, Krabi, etc.
If you plan on staying in a small city in Thailand then you might consider downgrading your health insurance plan as medical treatment in these cities is very affordable. However its always best to have some type of international medical insurance plan, just incase of the worst was to happen.
Within the expat community you will likely hear or many motorbike accidents happening in Bangkok where the injured gets treated and left with bills anywhere between 300,000 to 1.5 Million THB.
Medical care in Bangkok, especially for expatriates and non thai-locals can be incredibly expensive, as are any international expatriate hospitals like those in Pattaya, Phuket.
The best insurance that i am aware of seems to be priced anywhere between 30,000 and 90,000 THB per year per person, depending on your current health.
There are health and medical insurance discounts with family plans. English Teachers are known to receive a subsidized medical insurance plan.