The benefits of supplementary outpatient insurance – for those appealing extras.

The affordable option with excellent benefits – it’s easy for you to supplement your basic insurance with Sympany’s supplementary outpatient insurance. You will receive contributions towards preventative measures and vaccinations. There are also generous additional contributions for alternative medicine and medicines not covered by statutory health insurance.

Optional medication prescribed by a doctor

plus

80% of the costs, up to CHF 3,000 per calendar year
premium 80% of the costs, up to CHF 6,000 per calendar year

Alternative medicine

Maximum cover for alternative medicine:

  • plus: CHF 3,000 per calendar year
  • premium: CHF 6,000 per calendar year

Natural treatments

80% of the costs

Recognised alternative therapies
by recognised therapists

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50% of the costs

Emergencies abroad

Outpatient treatment: covered

Transport and rescue costs

In principle
Up to CHF 40,000 per calendar year, deductible of CHF 200 per transport
 
Benefit for policyholders with supplementary hospital insurance
Covered if the transport is organised by Sympany via the emergency helpline and the policyholder has also taken out a hospita supplementary hospital insurance policy.

Preventative measures

Vaccinations

plus and premium
 

80% of the costs, up to CHF 220 per calendar year
 
Preventative check-ups
(after two years in each case without claiming benefits from existing basic insurance with Sympany)
plus Up to CHF 300
premium
 
Up to CHF 600
 
Precautionary gynaecological examinations
plus and premium
 
1 examination per calendar year in accordance with KVG pricing
 
Health-promoting courses
(e.g. giving up smoking, dietary advice)
plus Up to CHF 150 per calendar year
premium
 
Up to CHF 250 pro Kalenderjahr
 
Sports contribution
(e.g. gym, relaxation course or sports club)
plus Up to CHF 200 per calendar year
premium Up to CHF 300 per calendar year

Maternity

Prenatal classes with a recognised specialist 

plus and premium
 

Up to CHF 200
 
Breastfeeding allowance
plus and premium Up to CHF 250

Hot springs

(if prescribed by a doctor)

50% of the costs, up to 12 visits a year

Remedial aids

Glasses or contact lenses

plus

Aged up to 18: up to CHF 270 per calendar year

Aged 18 and over: up to CHF 270 within 3 calendar years

premium
 

Aged up to 18: up to CHF 420 per calendar year

Aged 18 and over: up to CHF 420 within 3 calendar years

Other medical aids (e.g. blood pressure monitor, tailor-made insoles)
plus and premium 50% of the costs, up to CHF 250 per calendar year

Dental treatment

Check-ups (aged up to 25)

plus and premium

CHF 60 per calendar year

Orthodontic treatment (aged up to 25)
plus 70% of the costs, up to CHF 10,000
premium 70% of the costs, up to CHF 15,000
Extraction of wisdom teeth
plus and premium 90% of the costs

Psychotherapeutic treatment

(by recognised psychotherapists holding a cantonal licence) 

plus

50% of the costs, up to CHF 1,000 per calendar year

premium 50% of the costs, up to CHF 2,000 per calendar year