Many people leaving permanent employment have had the benefit of private medical insurance (health insurance) offered as part of their remuneration package.
However, as a contractor it is down to you to provide your own health insurance cover.
Health insurance puts you in control of when and where you are treated, which could mean less time away from valuable contracts and income.
Contractor Health Insurance - Provided by WPA
WPA is a leading UK health insurance provider with a not-for-profit heritage of over 110 years. With a range of health insurance products, they are
specialists in providing policies for self-employed individuals and professionals.
As a contractor, you may benefit from preferential rates (restrictions may apply; speak to your WPA Healthcare Partner for details).
If you fall ill you don’t want to be away from work for too long. Who will look after things whilst you’re on a waiting
list to see a consultant, undergo tests or even have an operation?
Health insurance gives you the option to be seen by a specialist quickly, providing you with prompt access to private treatment at a time that is convenient for you and your business.
WPA policies offer the following benefits:
- Access to private treatment for you and your family, at a time that suits you
- Peace of mind that should you need treatment you will avoid NHS waiting times
- The comfort of a private room in which to recover
In addition, some policies provide benefit towards cancer drugs that are not available on the NHS.
WPA – review their service
WPA is committed to providing excellent customer service. They listen to their customers – when a customer makes a claim they are sent an invitation to rate the service that they have received from WPA during the process.
WPA customers rate the service that they have received as 5 star, with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5.
Data recorded between 01 November 2015 and 31 October 2016 (2,394 responses).
Talk to your WPA Healthcare Partner
WPA has a range of products for individuals and families including self-employed individuals and professionals. To find out more about WPA’s policies
and to see what product would best suit your personal needs, talk to your WPA Healthcare Partner.
From time to time WPA has introductory special offers for new customers. Your Healthcare Partner will be able to explain any current special offer and illustrate how it will benefit you.
Introductory Special Offer: Add your partner (or one family member) for free
Or choose a 25% discount for single policies
Or, speak to someone:
For a free consultation and quote based on your needs please complete the enquiry form below:
WPA are our chosen partner for providing specialist medical cover for contractors.
SDS Health Ltd is an Appointed Representative of WPA.
WPA is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority. Financial Services Register number 202608.
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