Contracting has many benefits, including plenty of freedom and flexibility. But, that comes at the cost of not getting paid if you don’t work.
Therefore, one thing that is not ideal when it comes to healthcare is delays. Delays are a common occurrence with NHS healthcare. By going private, you can rest assured that treatment will be much quicker, meaning if you fall ill or suffer an injury, the time out of work can be reduced.
To get access to private healthcare, a monthly or annual fee is paid. Should you get sick or injured, you can make a claim and the policy will pay out accordingly for what is covered.
Here’s an exploration into the benefits of having private healthcare for contractors, and the best and most cost effective way to find the cover that suits you.
Healthcare for contractors – tips
With multiple healthcare providers on the market, it can be difficult to know where to start when deciding the best option.
How do you know which one to choose?
The answer depends on a variety of factors. However, when looking at suitable cover for contractors, it’s important your healthcare provides the following:
If you’re not sure exactly what makes a good health insurance policy, Procorre can provide advice on selecting a healthcare policy. As a Procorre Partner, you can get access to high quality healthcare packages.