The British United Provident Association, or BUPA, was originally founded in 1947 with 38,000 health insurance policyholders in the United Kingdom. BUPA is the largest private medical insurance provider in the United Kingdom and over its 60 year history the company has grown to provide comprehensive overseas health insurance services to more than 10 million customers in over 190 countries around the world.
BUPA, as a provident association, reinvests any profits the company makes back into improving the quality of its services. This includes, but is not limited to, expanding the BUPA health insurance policy portfolio, investing in healthcare facilities and community healthcare services, and offering comprehensive well-being benefits to plan members.
BUPA UK is committed to providing superior levels of service to its policyholders. As such the company has an extended global presence with offices strategically located across 3 continents. As a product of BUPA’s global reach, and the prioritization of healthcare through partnerships with leading international centers of medical excellence, BUPA is able to offer its overseas health insurance clients one of the largest direct settlement networks in the world.
Existing BUPA and BUPA UK customers can receive claims and administration assistance on their health insurance policies by contacting the company through the following channels:
BUPA UK Individual Member: 0845 60 90 111 Bupa Heartbeat: 0845 606 8000