Helping build stronger, healthier businesses with small business health insurance

As a small business owner, you’ve spent a considerable amount of time and money building up a solid team around you who you trust to achieve your business goals. Your people often underpin your success. When you’re busy running your business, it can be easy to forget about what would happen if you or a member of your team had to take time off work due to illness.

At AXA Health, we think that the best way for you to get the healthcare cover that’s right for your business and your budget is to let you build your plan yourself. You can choose from a range of cover options and benefits, so you only pay for the cover you need1.

Find out more about our healthcare cover today, including what is and isn’t covered.

1If you are buying cover for 1-2 people only, you will need to include either the Treatment option or the Diagnostics Only option in your plan

Benefits of private healthcare cover for small businesses

Private healthcare cover can have a number of benefits for small businesses, including:

  • Offering employee benefits such as private healthcare cover can help with employee retention and recruitment due to investment in the health and wellbeing of the team.
  • You and your team can also have greater choice and flexibility over where and when you’re treated, so you don’t have to plan your life around your appointments.
  • With our small business private healthcare cover, you and your team will also have access to our 24/7 health information telephone helpline, Health at Hand.
  • Our small business healthcare cover also gives you access to our 24/7 online GP service, Doctor@Hand (provided by Doctor Care Anywhere). With Doctor@Hand, you can get a 20 minute online or phone appointment with a GP 24/7, 365 days a year. Appointments are subject to availability. Doctor Care Anywhere air usage policy applies.

Healthcare cover to suit your business

We know that every business is different, that’s why we offer a range of cover options so you can tailor your healthcare cover to suit the needs of your business and your budget.

Fit appointments around your life

Our business health insurance comes with unlimited access to our 24/7 online GP service, Doctor@Hand (provided by Doctor Care Anywhere). This gives you and your team access to a 20 minute appointment with a GP at a time that suits you. Appointments are subject to availability. Fair usage policy applies.

Keep fit and active

You can reward your people for putting their health first with up to 50% off an annual PureGym membership** for all employees, when you take out healthcare cover. So help your team find their motivation, whether they’re training for a marathon or just getting started.

The small business guide to health insurance

If you’ve considered offering small business health insurance to your team, it’s likely that you have a lot of questions around how it works. That’s why we’ve created our small business guide to health insurance which covers off a number of frequently asked questions.

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Defaqto 5-star rating for Group Private Medical Insurance, 2020Feefo Platinum Trusted Service Award for consistently delivering excellence, 2020Awarded Best Direct Healthcare Provider for 2019 by

Our Business Health plan has been rated 5 Stars by independent financial information business, Defaqto. The Defaqto 5 Star Rating is based on an assessment of the overall product including all options. If some of the options are not selected, this will affect the product’s Star Rating.

Award-winning provider

  • Defaqto 5 Star Rating
  • Feefo Platinum Trusted Merchant
  • Your Money Best Direct Healthcare Provider 2019

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**Available to members of AXA Health, and their dependants aged 16 or over who are named on their membership, and employees of AXA Health small business and large corporate clients. Visit AXA ActivePlus, select location and membership options to see discounted price. The discount of up to 50% off an annual membership is based on PureGym’s non-promotional monthly price x 12 including any relevant joining fee. For further information see full terms and conditions.