Health Insurance for Children

Get the best health insurance for your child by reaching out to Healthcare Clarity. We compare policies from all of the UK’s top providers.
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What is Child Health Insurance?

As a parent, nothing is more important than your child’s health. It’s only natural that you’d want them to receive the best possible care in the quickest time if ever they needed it. And while this can’t always be guaranteed with the NHS, you will be able to control when and where they are diagnosed and treated by taking out a private health insurance policy for them.

Of course, this doesn’t mean they can’t use NHS services, but it does give your child the option to access additional private facilities, shorter waiting times, and specialist treatments which are unavailable on the NHS. However, before you commit to a policy, it’s important to compare providers to see which ones offer the best cover for the best price. Your child’s current health plan may seem good, but a health insurance quote from us could reveal an even better alternative.

What is Covered by Child Health Insurance?

Child health insurance covers acute conditions, which are short-term, curable ailments like broken bones, burns, cuts and respiratory infections. You decide what your policy contains, and these are some of the most common options to choose from:

It can be tricky to identify the best cover for your child, especially if this is the first time you’re taking out health insurance for them. Luckily, that’s what we’re here for. Our experts provide free professional advice to help you get the most suitable health plan.

What is the Best Health Insurance
for Children?

Every child has different health needs, so don’t be swayed by a big-name insurance provider before you’ve checked all the conditions their policies cover. A smaller company you’ve never heard of could easily be the best option for your child’s needs.

It’s our job to compare all the possible policies available here in the UK and help you pick the right one. We offer free expert advice every step of the way to help you make sure you’re as well-informed as possible before selecting your child health insurance plan.

Why Switch Your
Private Health Insurance Provider?

Even if you already have private health insurance, there are many reasons why you should consider changing your provider:

By switching provider, you can:

* Findings are based on 49 clients, over the last 3 months who already had a live policy in place.

Child Health Insurance FAQ's

Child health insurance policies vary hugely in terms of what they cover, and can also be affected by factors including your location. For these reasons, it’s very hard to give an exact figure without having more specific details to hand. However, getting a quote and seeking advice from us means we can quickly compare prices and guarantee you the best deal for your budget.

In general, a child is covered under health insurance until they are 18 years old. Some insurers will extend this for those in full-time education.

Yes, insurers do offer plans for special needs children. However, they may not always cover treatment for conditions linked to their disability, which is why it’s so important to check all of the terms and conditions and compare providers before committing.

If you want private healthcare for you and your children, it may be more affordable and convenient to take out a family insurance plan. Get in touch if this is something you are interested in.

Other Types of Private Health Insurance

Whether you want to protect your family, your business or yourself, we can find the policy for you.