Prepayment Model

  • Posted on December 10, 2017 at 12:33 am

Health insurance companies see critical suggestions from the policy the urging of the Federal Health Minister Philipp Rosler (FDP) on an intelligent principle for the reimbursement of costs”in the statutory health insurance system encounters many pages rejection. The CSU coalition partners already distanced himself from the reform plans, the opposition warns of three classes medicine, and also the funds show no positive reactions. According to the Treasury Board, the cost trap would threaten patients for such a change. The private insurance Portal informs about the pros and cons of the prepayment principle. The statutory health insurance has it often difficult in the ongoing discussion about the German health system. Reason for the latest disagreement of the parties, doctors, funds and patients is the prepayment model. This should focus in the future more according to the Federal Health Minister on the model of private insurers. So far, the Optionally selectable at many funds principle offers reimbursement of expenses not many incentives.

For the treatment as a (pseudo) private patient who must Access first properly insured in the Pocket, also usually only a part of the costs will be refunded. To pay insured substantial shares of the medical costs themselves. To get a longer binding to the fare of choice, as well as deductions for administrative costs. The planned redevelopment of the prepayment model includes a limit of tariff additional costs to no more than five percent of the total amount of the Bill, as well as a reduction in the tariff binding on three months. Overall the funds deem this plan sensible, the limitation of the administrative abatement is however critically eyed. Whether patients actually benefit from the reform, and will this cost-conscious, is questionable according to the funds. More information:… GmbH Lisa Neumann.

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