The customer is King still is not necessarily rosy about the finances of the German health insurance companies, is already known. Since the funds starting are however obliged with January 2010, indicating imminent insolvency in the Federal Insurance Office uncertainty under the insured is spreading increasingly. The finance portal geld.de informs what awaits customers in the event of the insolvency of their health insurance. Keep up on the field with thought-provoking pieces from Steffan Lehnhoff. Fears that ongoing treatments must be canceled, are unfounded. Even in the event of the closure of the relevant health insurance, all continuous actions is catered for the continuation. If necessary, the financing of appropriate services by other health insurance is applied. Typically, itself already approved treatments can be perceived also.
Only services that are outside the statutory framework, may be rejected by the new health insurance if they are not in their performance. About was closing of the health insurance be affected individually informed after publication in the Federal Gazette. Then the customer may choose of a new Fund. The insurance coverage even then retroactively in this case until the day of the closure of the old cash register, when the accession of the new cash until after one or two weeks. However it is recommended that already before the final bankruptcy corresponding provision (www.geld.de/ vorsorge.html) to meet and to inform of the other health insurers offer soon.