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Maternity benefits

Like you, we are looking forward to the arrival of your baby. All health insurers offer the same benefits under basic insurance. Take out supplementary insurance to ensure you enjoy even more cover as a parent.

Benefits basic insurance

Before the birth

Medical check-ups (incl. laboratory costs)

Normal pregnancy: 7 check-ups
High-risk pregnancy: check-up intervals as determined by doctor

Check-ups by midwife

Normal pregnancy: 7 check-ups
High-risk pregnancy: benefits as prescribed by doctor

Ultrasound

Normal pregnancy: 2 check-ups
High-risk pregnancy: check-up intervals as determined by doctor

Compression stockings

2 pairs of medically prescribed compression stockings per year, amount as laid down in the aids and appliances list

Medication

Medically prescribed medication as laid down in the Specialty List and drug formulary, with tariffs

Alternative medicine

Medical treatment with acupuncture, anthroposophic medicine, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), classic homeopathy, and phytotherapy (from doctors with the corresponding training)

Antenatal preparation

CHF 150 (antenatal classes given by midwives and midwifery consultations)

At birth

Birth and obstetric support at home, in hospital or at a birth centre

Outpatient birth: costs of doctor, midwife, medication and aids
Inpatient birth: general ward in a hospital or at a birth centre in accordance with the hospital list for the canton of residence

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myFlex Outpatient Insurance

Wide-ranging outpatient maternity cover for every budget.

Economy

The right choice for closing gaps.

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Balance

Additional benefits at a fair price.

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Premium

Optimum protection giving you all-round security.

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Before the birth
90%, no limit to the amount for additional check-ups
90%, no limit to the amount for additional check-ups
90%, no limit to the amount for further examinations
90%, no limit to the for amount for medically prescribed medication that is recognised in Switzerland
At birth
90%, no limit to the amount for more private ward and free choice of doctor
After the birth
CHF 50/day, max. CHF 2,000 for care and help at home

CHF 100/day, max. CHF 4,000 for care and help at home
CHF 200 per child, evidence of having breastfed for at least 30 days

Cover under myFlex hospitalisation insurance Cover under myFlex hospitalisation insurance

myFlex hospitalisation insurance

The best choice if you want full flexibility when you become a mother.

Economy

Ideal if you are happy to give birth on a general ward.

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Balance

Exactly what you need if you feel most at home in a two-bed room on a semi-private ward.

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Premium

Perfect if you want maximum privacy in a single room.

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Before the birth
At birth
CHF 1,000/inpatient birth in a birth centre (provided it is not on the list of hospitals)
Min. CHF 1,000/inpatient birth in a birth centre (provided it is not on the list of hospitals)
Min. CHF 1,000/inpatient birth in a birth centre (provided it is not on the list of hospitals)
Free choice of doctor and ward co-payment as per policy
90%, up to CHF 500,000 for more private ward and free choice of doctor
160/day, max. CHF 4,000 for rooming-In (partner or an older child stays overnight in the mother’s room)


After the birth
max. 10 days after the birth for additional benefits
Max. 30 days after the birth for additional benefits
Max. 60 days after the birth for additional benefits
Up to 10 weeks after the birth, max CHF 100/day
Care of a healthy newborn if mother is re-hospitalised  
All costs for up to 10 weeks after the birth
Care of a healthy newborn if mother is re-hospitalised

Premiums for 2023 at a glance

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Health Account

If you have a CSS Health Account, we will pay a share of the cost of breastfeeding advice and family activities such as baby massages, acupuncture to prepare for the birth or postnatal exercise classes. Depending on your chosen insurance, we will pay half the course costs, i.e. up to CHF 700 a year.

Overview of benefits / recognised providers

Activity, Offer
Recognised providers
Antenatal preparation
All providers
Antenatal and postnatal exercise
All providers
Infant care courses, breastfeeding advice, baby massage
All providers
Exercise and development classes for children under 5 (accompanied by mother or father) All providers
Swimming for children under 16 (with or without an adult)
All providers
Water familiarisation and swimming for children with respiratory tract problems
Lung League
Acupuncture as birth preparation Midwife or EMR-recognised therapist
Emergencies involving infants
Swiss Samaritans
Multi-disciplinary group programmes for overweight children and young people
Regional providers of the Swiss Adipositas Association for Childhood and Teen Obesity (akj)

Frequently asked questions

Have you been breastfeeding for 30 days? Then order your breastfeeding allowance form now and get up to CHF 200.

It couldn't be easier. If you've received a bill from a course provider or therapist, then forward the bill to us once you've checked it and paid it.