Health premiums set to rise in 2023

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There’ll be no relief from the cost-of-living crisis next year as a new report suggests health insurance premiums are set to rise in 2023.

The consultancy firm Accenture says some cantons could see a rise of nearly 10% next year. 

Insurers were pressured by the government to cut back on their reserves in an effort to keep premiums down – but then Covid hit and costs have soared. 

Ticino residents could see a rise of over 9% - Geneva a hike of 6.6% and Vaud at 4.6%. 

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