Private Health Insurance Cancer Cover

It’s a sad fact that around 2.5 million people in the UK are living with cancer, a figure which is predicted by Macmillan Cancer Support to rise to four million by 2030. Understandably, it is a disease that many of us want to insure both ourselves and our loved ones against.  

As specialists in providing quality Private Health Insurance, we offer a range of policies with differing levels of cancer cover to give you full confidence that should the unthinkable occur, you will be assessed and treated quickly. What’s more, our fully-trained Health and Care Support Specialists will ease you through our straightforward claims service, taking control of the payment element so that you don’t have the additional worry.

Our medical insurance including cancer cover

Equs and Equs Plus are affordable plans that include essential cover for the treatment of cancer, which increases every year that you don’t make a claim, up to the first five years of your membership. This cover rises further with the Equs Elite cover.

Altus, our comprehensive range, encompasses all aspects of cancer care including radiotherapy and chemotherapy treatment. Altus and Altus Elite both additionally incorporate palliative treatment and hospice care.

Private care means no waiting lists, appointments chosen and made at your convenience and comfortable, en-suite rooms.

We cover individuals aged 16 to 75 and children can be included on an adult’s policy. For more details, browse our range of health insurance policies, to determine which level of cover best applies.

We’re different

At General and Medical, you, along with your GP make the choices which best suit your individual circumstances. You have the freedom, along with your consultant, to decide who treats you, where and when. This ensures that you receive the biggest possible scope of treatment options – we’ll never dictate who you should see.

Our exceptional care provision and first class claims service are designed to reduce the amount of stress on your shoulders at this emotional time, not add to it. To talk to one of our specialists and discuss any queries you may have, please contact us on 0800 980 4601 or email us.


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