Stranded in the Czech Republic because of the COVID-19 pandemic with no medical insurance?

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, some people have been forced to stay in the Czech Republic without medical insurance.

This is mainly the case with Czech citizens who reside abroad permanently or on a long-term basis and who came to the Czech Republic for a temporary stay as well as foreign nationals who have to stay in the country longer than originally planned.

Czech nationals living in another EU Member State or citizens of other EU countries can take advantage of healthcare provided under the European Health Insurance Card (EHIC). However, relying exclusively on the EHIC can be risky because the scheme only covers emergency care and essential treatments.

Pojišťovna VZP, a.s. (PVZP) offers commercial medical insurance that provides coverage similar to the public medical insurance scheme.

Three options are available:

 

Choose the right medical insurance program

 

CALL US IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR NEED ASSISTANCE WITH CHOOSING THE MOST SUITABLE INSURANCE OPTION.

 

CONTACTS:

BOHEMIA:
• Dominika Šmídová, Tel.: +420 731 546 084, E-mail: dominika.smidova@pvzp.cz

MORAVIA:
• Jana Nováková, Tel.: +420 739 542 592, E-mail: jana.novakova@pvzp.cz