insurance

Gross premiums written by Croatian insurers rise 0.42% in 2016 - pregledati

Twenty-four insurers operating in Croatia saw a rise of 0.42% to HRK 8.76 billion in gross written premiums in 2016 compared to 2015, according figures recently released by to the Croatian Insurance Bureau (HUO).

HSU launches campaign against higher supplementary health insurance rate

All civil society associations, pensioners' associations, political parties, citizens and trade unions will be informed of the drive and asked to join in. Signatures will be signed across the country, in houses, institutions, squares, market places and other locations.

Minister proposes HRK 150 fee for non-emergency patients coming to casualty wards

"In that case, the patient will be required to pay HRK 70. We wish to provide speedy treatment for those patients who truly are emergency cases and not have someone having a heart attack wait for 10 hours to be seen because that jeopardises that patient," 

SDP calls on gov't not to increase price of health insurance

The opposition Social Democratic Party (SDP) has called on the government to not implement a decision to increase the price of supplementary health insurance, saying that it will not result in better health services but will curtail citizens' social security while some categories, particularly pensioners, will fall below the poverty level.

Supplementary health insurance to increase to HRK 89

The Health Ministry plans to increase the price of supplementary health insurance as of May 1 from the current HRK 70 per month to HRK 89, Health Minister Dario Nakic said on Wednesday.