Because the statutory compulsory care can only a portion of which covers costs in case of maintenance, reduced the gap by the Government-sponsored care insurance be St, Gallen 30.09.2013. Since the 01.01.2013 of State for private care supplementary insurance pays a grant amounting to 60 Euro per year, or 5 euros per month, if they meet predetermined criteria. Because only part of the gap in care close but also with the funded care insurance most private health insurers offer in addition a substantial”care plan as a supplement to. The Government-sponsored care insurance is interesting for people, who have received so far no insurance coverage because of pre-existing conditions. However, be aware that the funded care Bahr represents only a cut-out cover, it will be only a part of the costs in case of maintenance. Reinhold Schulte, saw until June 2013, head of the Association of private health insurance, one positive in the future: additional insurance the private had agreed to 2012 on a good half a million to 32 million insurance. Contrary to all black painting the publicly-funded care insurance called is shortly nursing Bahr real success model”developed.
End of may 2013 so Schulte, reported more than 125 000 people, had completed the new supplementary insurance. Because with every day additional 1000 new applications, you was probably already at around 150,000 contracts. “And that, as the former head of the Association, is only the beginning.” 24 Private insurer with a market share of more than 80 percent had the additional police already on sale. More companies planned entry in 2013. Obviously the debate over care reform many opened the eyes, that, without additional provision in case of maintenance, “financial stress” threaten them. Was also gratifying that the new offering in the 25-35 year olds arrive as well, Schulte said. On these Age group accounted for almost 40 percent of all applications.