As actuarial professionals from different parts of the world, we summarize our country-specific experiences with health insurance coverage in the gig economy. Our combined experience represents a mix, such as big and smaller economies and populations, national health and market-driven health insurance, and younger and older age groups. We cover:
- Who are the gig workers?
- Health coverage options for gig workers
- Key considerations in commercial health insurance design for gig workers
Health coverage in the Gig Economy – Experience from several countries
Health insurance companies must adapt and innovate their product offerings to appeal to the expectations of freelancers and on-demand gig workers.