Private Medical Insurance

Access to private medical care made easy

Take the worry and uncertainty out of private medical healthcare

Also known as health insurance, private medical insurance works in the same way by helping to cover the cost of high-quality medical treatment. This will allow you fast access to surgeries, therapies and after-care, so you can have peace of mind when it comes to your medical needs.

Our policies between them cover:

Private GP appointments available 24/7

Be diagnosed quickly with private healthcare services, either in person or online via video chat.

Easy access to eligible treatments and operations

Including extensive heart and cancer treatments, medical appliances and monitoring after surgery.

One of the widest hospital lists available from any private healthcare provider

Choose the private hospital you want, including those in Central London (increased premiums apply).

We've got you covered

The whole treatment journey

  • Cover from consultations and diagnosis, through to treatment.
  • Mental health sessions with a counsellor or psychotherapist.

  • Service from an experienced claims team, to help you through every step of your claim.

Fair, predictable payments

  • 5 year term which means annual premium adjustments are limited to age and medical inflation factors, not individual claims history.
  • No add-on fees for switching from another provider.
  • No "no claims bonus” makes the pricing more straightforward.

Your cover,
your choice

  • Multiple policies with options to suit your needs and budget.
  • We offer a range of excess levels, with the choice to review them annually.
  • One of the widest hospital lists available with an option to include those in Central London (increased premiums apply).
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Consultant led claim service

This means that a consultant will oversee all your medical claims to make sure you see the most appropriate medical specialist, as soon as possible. Finding the right consultant first time can make an enormous difference to patient outcomes. We have access to the UK’s leading consultants and deal with all major hospitals.

Rest assured, you'll be receiving the right medical treatment at every stage of your claim.

If you’re happy to see a consultant selected by our medical claims team, we can also book your appointment at a time to suit you, so you can focus on resting and getting better.

The National Friendly difference

For us, it’s all about providing flexible health cover for you.

During 2021 our medical claims team were rated 96.7% for ease of service.

(based on 160 surveys)

During 2021 our medical claims team were rated 96.5% for speed of service.

(based on 160 surveys)

We were rated as 9.7 out of 10 throughout 2021 for our medical claims service.

(based on 160 surveys)

Call one of our team

We can explain all the important details and the options available. Call us on: 0333 014 6244.

8am to 6pm Monday to Friday excluding bank holidays. Calls are recorded for training and quality purposes. Calls from UK landlines and mobiles cost no more than a call to a 01 or 02 number and will count towards any inclusive minutes.

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National Friendly is a trading name of National Deposit Friendly Society Limited. Registered office: 11-12 Queen Square, Bristol BS1 4NT. Registered in England and Wales no. 369F. National Deposit Friendly Society Limited is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Our Financial Services Register number is 110008. You can check this at: National Deposit Friendly Society Limited is covered by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme and Financial Ombudsman Service.

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