Postbeamtenkrankenkasse was founded in 1885 to provide health insurance for officials of the Deutsche Reichspost. Headquarted in Stuttgart, the company no longer accepts new customers.
What are the alternatives to Postbeamtenkrankenkasse?
There are a number of private health insurance providers in Germany, only a handfull of which cater to the expatriate community. For a full list and links to short descriptions of each provider, check out this list of private health insurance companies in Germany
If Postbeamtenkrankenkasse is not for you, or you wish to find out which is the most popular choice for expatriates, then The Eye Newspapers, which is run by expatriates and German nationals alike, is able to guide you around any obstacles or answer any of your questions. Just fill out the form below and we will get back to you usually within a few hours. We are aware of the strain that acquiring health insurance can pose, and how different it is in Germany compared to many other parts of the world, so feel free to ask us for a recommendation or assistance.