Visa Russia insurance for expatriates

Generals on the health system in Russia

In order to establish the current social security system, the Russia had to start a major project in the 1990s to move away from the assistance system set up during the USSR period. today clarified, the situation forces Russian residents to subscribe to various Insurance:

  • Pension insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Unemployment insurance
  • Insurance against work-related accidents and illnesses

Today, the vast majority of the nearly 150 million Russians are covered, which was a huge challenge. The system insurance is financed in part by the Russian state and partly by contributions from employers.

visa-Russia insurance

A visa for Russia?

To enter Russia, whether to study, to work there or just for tourism, you absolutely have to have a Visa Valid. In order to obtain this Visa, you have several solutions that depend first and foremost about your situation. If you are hired as a secondment or expatriate in Russia, your employer is required to provide you with the necessary visa your institution. If you are only a traveller, you must go to Russian Embassy or one of the consulates (Paris, Strasbourg, Marseille) with a photo ID, your Passport and a letter of invitation from the Russia to apply.

WARNING: for obtain the Russian Visa, it is obligatory to take out insurance adequate repatriation. Don’t hesitate to ask us for a free quote for more information.

Do I need to take out Visa Russia insurance?

For a simple trip to Russia: given that it is mandatory to have repatriation insurance for Russia, we will advise to take out comprehensive Russia visa insurance. Rather than not provide that repatriation insurance, the insurance companies will make you generally enjoy an entire package of health coverage (hospitalization, routine medicine, repatriation…) and they’re right!

As an expatriate in Russia, you depend on the Russian Social Security. However, in order to cover the risks of your trip and to solidify your coverage, we advise you to use a Visa Russia insurance. This may allow you to enjoy better health facilities, better reimbursements, better reimbursements, liability and repatriation insurance.

Security risks in Russia

Because of a situation that remains tense, any displacement Caucasus region remains strongly discouraged. With his involvement in global conflicts, Russia is not free of risks Terrorists. Stay alert and in the event of an incident, follow the rules dictated security guards. Russia is a huge territory and it is highly advised to find out before moving away to the most Remote. If delinquency is not greater than in Europe, it is not a question of however, not to be noticed. Some cases of xenophobia are to be deplored Russia every year. Pay attention to the places where you are Make.

Health risks in Russia


Very discreet in our country, hepatitis A is very present in Russia. In order to avoid contamination, it is advisable to consume only bottle water and avoid tap water. Do also pay attention to the food you eat. Choose big brands and department stores


AIDS is a disease found in Russia. It is therefore very protect yourself, be careful and avoid risky situations.

Tick-related risks

When sunny weather comes, ticks are legion in Russia and can transmit many viruses. So be particularly vigilant if you go to the forests of Siberia.


Every year, Russia records several cases of H1N1 influenza and avian influenza. Depending on the case, the disease can be very serious or even Deadly. In order to avoid any danger, consider avoiding caged poultry in and wash your hands as often as possible. If in doubt transmission: seek medical attention immediately!


Cases of rabies are reported in Russia. Avoid everything contact with dogs you don’t know. If you ever get bite, immediately wash the wound with soap and antiseptic and find a doctor on the spot.

Buy GoldExpat insurance for your expatriation in Russia

In order to accompany you in your expatriation to Russia, Mondassur offers GoldExpat, the ideal Visa Russia insurance suitable for expats in the country. GoldExpat is:

  • Hospitalization reimbursed at 100% of the actual costs incurred: this is a real necessity for Insurance Russia. The costs of hospitalization in Russia are high, it is essential that you be covered to 100 in case of an accident.
  • Taking care of civil liability: Being covered is one thing, but being covered for damage to others is another! Imagine you were causing property damage in Moscow. Your care will obviously be taken care of. But if you do not have a civil liability in your Visa Russia insurance, then the costs to pay to that third party will not be covered by your insurance and you risk incurring serious debt!
  • Repatriation support:There are many medical cases or situations where repatriation to the country of origin is required or highly recommended. Where Vietnam’s social security system will never allow repatriation, private health insurance may allow you to return to your country for treatment.

In all these situations and so many others, the insurance Russia GoldExpat covers you and guarantees you immediate support for a very reasonable price.

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