You must have health insurance if you live in Germany. There are a large number of health insurance companies in Germany. You are free to choose. You will find an overview of the various health insurance companies on the Internet or in the phone book under "Health insurance".
- through your employer,
- the Employment Agency, the Job Centre or
- by arranging a personal appointment
If one spouse already has health insurance, the other spouse and their children (up to a certain age limit) can all be insured together by the same health insurance company.