Stress management and preventive healthcare courses

Preventive healthcare

Preventive healthcare includes measures to prevent or reduce the impact of particular health disorders and diseases. Under the COMPLETA PRAEVENTA and OPTIMA supplementary insurance plans, SWICA makes contributions towards numerous preventive measures, as long as they are delivered by a SWICA-recognised partner or provider.

Up to CHF 900 per year in preventive healthcare benefits

SWICA covers 90% of the costs under your COMPLETA FORTE supplementary plan, up to 300 francs per calendar year. COMPLETA PRAEVENTA covers an additional 50% of the costs up to 300 francs per year. OPTIMA supplementary insurance covers 90% of the cost exceeding this amount, up to a maximum of 300 francs per calendar year. This can result in prevention contributions of up to 900 francs per year.

Full overview of health promotion and preventive healthcare

In the list below (under “Prevention”) you you'll find a selection of courses, activities and check-ups which SWICA supports.

List of activities for health promotion and preventive healthcare (PDF)


Medical and gynaecological checkups

SWICA contributes towards the cost of some checkups which help identify illness at an early stage and which do not constitute statutory benefits. Under a COMPLETA PRAEVENTA plan, SWICA covers 90% of the cost, up to 500 francs within three calendar years. Under an OPTIMA plan, it covers 90% of the costs exceeding this amount per year.


Medically recommended travel-related and other vaccinations

SWICA contributes towards the cost of travel-related and other vaccinations which aren't included under mandatory insurance cover. Under a COMPLETA PRAEVENTA plan, SWICA covers 90% of the cost, at maximum of 200 francs per calendar year. Under an OPTIMA plan, it covers 90% of the costs exceeding this amount per year.

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