Natural medicine is at its peak. Health tourism is increasingly in demand. There are also many patients who, having experienced traditional medicine, look for alternative treatments and for an improvement of their quality of life through natural medicine. Like many other professions, natural medicine is not without risks.
The welfare state in Europe is basically no longer sustainable. Luckily the insurance industry is starting to respond with a wider variety of products to an increasing demand for private health insurance. Currently health insurance products in Spain fall into two main categories and premium rates tend to be very competitive.
'Golden rules' for anyone seeking to buy private health insurance, or indeed for those who already have it, but who want to avoid any nasty surprises in the event of a claim.