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What Happens To NHS If Expats Return to UK?

The NHS could face a bill of almost half a billion pounds if retired British people currently living in other EU countries decide to return to the UK in the event that their right to healthcare in those countries is withdrawn after Brexit. This figure could be substantially higher if the NHS has to pay...

Expats’ Mental Health

Research Study: How Has COVID-19 Affected Expats’ Mental Health?

For mental health awareness week 2021, William Russell surveyed over 1,100 expatriates in five countries to reveal some worrying stats about expat mental health.  Expat Network is publishing the results here from an article originally published by William Russell. Written by Inez Cooper, Co-Founder & Managing Director, William Russell The...

Key Trends Shaping Health Insurance Costs

What Are The Key Trends Shaping Health Insurance Costs Around The World?

While the cost of health insurance changes every year, the changes are even more dramatic as of late due to the latest COVID-19 pandemic. Some of the factors that health insurers use to calculate the price of international health insurance premiums include medical inflation, healthcare utilization, and cost of prescriptions, to name a few. ...

Lifestyle Ambitions Of Expat Employees

Lifestyle Ambitions Of Expat Employees Now A Bigger Priority 

A major new piece of research* undertaken by AXA Global Healthcare, in which 543 HR Decision Makers were surveyed, has highlighted changes in international working and global mobility, with the main beneficiary being the assignees themselves and the lifestyle ambitions of expat employees. The World of Work research, an in-depth view...

Expat Health Insurance In The US

Expat Health Insurance In The US

Moving to the US to live or work is an exciting time and also can be full of challenges.  Expat health insurance in the US is a major consideration as it can be expensive and is vital to provide security to you and your family.  International Citizens Insurance, global insurance consultants, set out how...

expats integrate

Five Ways Expats Can Seamlessly Integrate Into A New Country

How do you integrate into a new country? Whether you’re moving 100, 1,000 or even 10,000 miles away, settling into a new area can be exhausting; not just the initial process of unpacking and acclimatising to your new environment, but also integrating. Not everyone handles change well, and for some who have the opportunity to...

expat healthcare

5 Most Important Things You Need To Know About Expat Healthcare

Getting familiar with a country’s healthcare system is one of the biggest challenges expats face when relocating to a new country. As the cost of healthcare around the world has been increasing, expats are now required to get private health insurance to be able to live and work in many countries. Written exclusively for Expat...

Healthcare For Expats In Thailand

As most Expat Network users know, the world is more globalized than ever before, and people are crossing boundaries all the time to make themselves a home in a new land, whether permanently or for a limited time. As such, some places are becoming hotspots for attracting those looking to work, and live in an...