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Arcosana

Arcosana is a CSS-owned general health insurance company offering low-cost basic insurance models. It provides all the same services as CSS, such as the myCSS client portal.

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The advantages for you

  • Low-cost basic insurance.
  • Identical benefits to all other basic insurers – as prescribed by the Federal Health Insurance Act (KVG).
  • Same services as CSS – such as the myCSS client portal.

Good to know

Mandatory
Everyone living or working in Switzerland must have basic insurance.
Same benefits
All health insurers pay the same benefits for illness, accident, and pregnancy and childbirth.
Switching insurance
You can switch basic insurance each year – cancel by the end of November.

Choose your basic insurance

Advice digitally or by phone

Telmed

  • Digitally or by phone – with the Well app and the telemedicine centre.
  • If necessary, you'll be referred to a doctor of your choice.
  • Go directly to an eye doctor, a gynaecologist, a dentist or a midwife.
  • Min. 10% premium discount.
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All the benefits of a doctors’ network

HMO model

  • A doctor you know and trust from your medical network or group practice is your main point of contact.
  • Go directly to an eye doctor, a gynaecologist, a dentist or a midwife.
  • Min. 14% premium discount.
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Family doctor and Telmed combined

Multimed

  • Reduced retention fee: just CHF 400 instead of CHF 700 a year.
  • You have two partners: the Multimed family doctor and the telemedicine centre.
  • Go directly to an eye doctor, a gynaecologist, a dentist or a midwife.
  • Min. 14% premium discount.
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Go directly to your family doctor

Family doctor model

  • The family doctor you know and trust is your main point of contact.
  • Go directly to an eye doctor, a gynaecologist, a dentist or a midwife.
  • Min. 10% premium discount.
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Free choice of doctor

Standard model

  • Free choice of doctor throughout Switzerland.
  • Make an appointment directly with a specialist.
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Further details about Arcosana

  • Independent surveys confirm that our clients are satisfied: Comparis has given Arcosana a rating of 5.3.
  • The CSS Group acquired Fribourg-based general health insurance company Accorda in 2004. Arcosana AG was founded, and policyholders were integrated into the new insurance company. Arcosana appeals primarily to price-conscious individuals and families looking for cost-effective basic insurance models.
The advantages for you

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Up to CHF 1,400 for you
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