Government moves to freeze top-up health insurance premiums

Ljubljana, 13 April - The government adopted on Thursday a decree that paves the way for a freezing as of 1 May of the top-up health insurance premium charged by private insurers as part of a mutual insurance scheme. The EUR 35 ceiling comes as a scrapping of the current top-up system altogether was set in motion in the wake of an announced hike in the premiums.

Health Minister Daniel Bešič Loredan speaks to the press after a government session.
Photo: Nebojša Tejić/STA

Health Minister Daniel Bešič Loredan.
Photo: Nebojša Tejić/STA
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