Reimbursement of COVID-19 Tests

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, various screening tests for the virus have become available. Our insured members are reimbursed according to the following conditions:

MEDGATE 24/7 Telemedecine

We remind you that you have access to a Telemedicine service 24/7 with MEDGATE

This service allows you to consult a doctor remotely by phone at +41 22…

Procedure for “travailleurs frontaliers" regarding the right to opt for a health insurance system

Members of personnel are reminded that their spouses who have “travailleur frontalier” (cross-border commuter) status are obliged to formally choose a health insurance system (Swiss or French) within three months of taking up…

Electronic submission of reimbursement claims : new smartphone application

Following the implementation of the new portal myUNIQA.ch since 1st April 2020, UNIQA has also deployed a smartphone application whose main functions are to :

Your new laminated insurance card

As announced in the CHIS Bull’ 45 of April 2020, your new laminated insurance card is now available.

Staff members who have not received…

Update 17 avril 2020 - COVID 19 - COVID 19 - Access to medical care in Switzerland

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Swiss authorities have restricted entry into Switzerland. Only Swiss citizens, holders of a residence permit in Switzerland (including a FDFA legitimation card), and persons with a certified professional reason…

COVID 19 - Access to medical care in Switzerland

For family members of international civil servants and retired international civil servants and members of their family, domiciled in France, who are not holders of a carte de légitimation: access to medical care in Switzerland is subject…

Electronic submission of reimbursement claims as of 1 April 2020

As announced in the Official Communication on 27 March 2020, the new Rules of the CERN Health Insurance Scheme (CHIS…

Management of a "serious case"

If the cumulative outpatient expenses for an given accident or given illness (recognised as "Serious case") exceed 80 000 CHF since joining the CHIS, outpatient medical expenses in…

Reimbursement Bonus

Did you know that if you go to France or in one the CERN Member States (all, except Denmark, Norway and Switzerland) to see a doctor, buy medication, have tests or scans, you will be reimbursed 85% of the costs instead of 80% or 95% instead of 90…