Health insurance for the over 50s
Health insurance gives you quick access to private healthcare for early diagnosis and prompt treatment.
We offer a choice of four health plans, each providing cover for diagnosis and prompt hospital treatment.
Reasons to choose Saga Health Insurance
- Saga GP Service – speak to a doctor 24/7, 365 days a year
- Choose from four health plans to suit your needs and budget
- Options to improve your cover or lower your premium
- Extensive network of private hospitals nationwide
- More than three decades of experience providing health insurance cover in the UK.
Saga Health Insurance is a unique product designed by us specifically for our customers and it is available through us. Together with our underwriter, AXA PPP healthcare Limited, we are committed to providing high levels of quality, service and choice. That's why we offer a range of policies that can be tailored to suit your needs and budget.
What is health insurance and is it worth it?
Having private health insurance means that if you develop a problem with your health, you’ll be able to get a prompt diagnosis and receive treatment quickly. Following a GP referral, where necessary, using your private medical insurance to access tests or scans can help you get results more quickly.
Depending on your plan, you’ll be able to have eligible treatment as an out-patient, day-patient and in-patient, at a time and place of your choosing. Health insurance gives you freedom and flexibility.
If you do need a hospital stay, you’ll usually have a private room with all the mod-cons so you can rest up and get better in comfort. There are usually more flexible visiting hours and free car parking so your friends and family can generally visit any time.
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Saga Health Insurance reviews
We are delighted that our customer service was rated 9.1/10, on average, based on 503 new customers surveyed between February 2021 and January 2022. Here's what a sample of our existing customers have to say:
“I love the fact that it is always easy and straight forward to deal with Saga.”
Mrs Engel, from Hertfordshire.
Our Trustpilot score is based solely on customer reviews and is a combined score for all our insurance products.
Additional cover benefits included as standard
Saga HealthPlans also include additional services that can provide you with valuable extra support, even if you don't need to make a claim. Our aim is to get you back to normal life as quickly as possible.