BUPA was created on 3 April 1947.
It was originally called the “British United Provident Association” but today BUPA is a private company limited by guarantee without shareholders.
Today it provides services to over 27 million people across the globe, employing around 86,000 people in the process. Its headquarters are in London.
The BUPA Health Insurance options
BUPA Medical Insurance options
As with most policies of this type, the cover exists to help with conditions that arise after you have taken out a policy. Although there are typically no medicals required in advance, there are special provisions and exclusions that apply to pre-existing medical conditions and these would be discussed with you on a case-by-case basis.
Dental Care Plans
BUPA Dental care offer a range of services whether you are an NHS or private dental patient.
They have 3 dental insurance plans to choose from:
- Dental Cover 10
- Dental Cover 20
- BUPA Dental Health Plan
Each offer a range of services depending on your budget - visit the BUPA website for more details or call us for a quote.
Pay as you go treatments
This is as simple as it sounds, you pay for the teatment as you need it.
The most popular types of treatment are:
- Knee replacement surgery
- Cataract surgery
- Hip replacement surgery
- Private GP services
Elderly Care Services
BUPA offer a support service to the elderly and their families seeking long term care.