HEALTH INSURANCE
FOR FOREIGNERS
IN SLOVAKIA

Foreigners living in Slovakia can take out health insurance with us quickly and easily.

We are the only provider of both public and commercial health insurance in Slovakia

You can find yourself in need of health care at any time. Whatever the reason for your stay in Slovakia or its duration, you need health insurance. It entitles you to receive health care whenever you need it.

Foreigners living in Slovakia can choose between public and commercial health insurance. We are the only company offering both types of health insurance in Slovakia.

Commercial health insurance is provided by Union poisťovňa, a.s.
Public health insurance is provided by Union zdravotná poisťovňa, a.s.

Public or commercial health insurance,
which do you need?

You must enrol for public health insurance if:

    • you are a foreigner* employed in Slovakia with an income equal to or greater than the minimum wage***, or
    • you are foreigner* who is self-employed****, in the territory of the Slovak Republic,
    • you are a child with at least one parent who has public health insurance in Slovakia,
    • you are a foreign student studying at a school in the Slovak Republic under an international agreement,
    • you are a pupil or student with the status of a Slovak living abroad studying at a school in the Slovak Republic.
    • you are a professional athlete paid to take part in sport for a sports organisation,
    • you have a child born in an EU country.

You should take out
commercial health insurance if:

Benefits of public health insurance from Union

For example, it will contribute 100 euros a year for your teeth, or we will refund the supplements for medicines and dietetic food for your child without a limit. We do our benefits for you, so that they are useful and fair.

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For 2020, we became number one in customer satisfaction among all insurance companies and banks.

We received the award in a representative survey by KPMG.

More than 21,000 doctors and all hospitals throughout Slovakia have a contract with Union Health Insurance.

We change lives for the better

Union Health Insurance is a sister company of Union Insurance, thanks to which you can get discounts on some commercial insurance.


Why Union Health Insurance

In case of acute health problems abroad, our premium assistance service Eurocross will take care of you. They will provide you with assistance in Slovak or English 24 hours a day.

More about the benefit of the Eurocross assistance service.

With our health insurance you get over 70 benefits for your whole family

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For example, it will contribute 100 euros a year for your teeth, or we will refund the supplements for medicines and dietetic food for your child without a limit. We do our benefits for you, so that they are useful and fair.

Show all benefits

We are the insurer with the most satisfied clients

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For 2020, we became number one in customer satisfaction among all insurance companies and banks.

We received the award in a representative survey by KPMG.

We have contracts with more than 21 000 doctors and hospitals in Slovakia

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More than 21,000 doctors and all hospitals throughout Slovakia have a contract with Union Health Insurance.

We change lives for the better

We are the only insurer in Slovakia offering a complete insurance range

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Union Health Insurance is a sister company of Union Insurance, thanks to which you can get discounts on some commercial insurance.


Why Union Health Insurance

Assistance service available 24/7 for urgent health problems abroad

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In case of acute health problems abroad, our premium assistance service Eurocross will take care of you. They will provide you with assistance in Slovak or English 24 hours a day.


More about the benefit of the Eurocross assistance service.

Take out insurance quickly and easily
from the comfort of your home

Complete our online application form from the comfort of home, protect yourself and save time.

Last year alone, more than 10,000 people took out insurance via our online form.

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