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Health Care (HC)

HC038: RECEIVED CARE FROM PRIVATE PROVIDERS
GENERIC Germany (DE) english
Explanatory notes  
not included
Text of the question  
Please look at card 17.During the last twelve months, did you receive
any of these types of care from private providers that you paid
yourself or through a private insurance because you would have waited
too long, or you could not get them as much as you needed, in the
National Health System?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: IF NECESSARY, EXPLAIN REHABILITATION: SPECIFIC CARE TO RESTORE
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS SUCH AS MOBILITY, SPEECH, OR CAPACITY TO PERFORM
DAILY ACTIVITIES

IWER: IWER: TRIFFT NICHT ZU – STRG R EINGEBEN!

Response categories  
1. Yes
5. No

1. Ja
5. Nein



HC053: HEALTH INSURANCE CATEGORY
GENERIC Germany (DE) english
Explanatory notes  
does not apply
Text of the question  
Please look at card 18. What is your health insurance category in the
National Health Insurance System?

Bitte sehen Sie sich Karte 19 an. Haben Sie eine private
Krankenversicherung oder Pflegeversicherung für mindestens eine der
dort aufgeführten Leistungen? Falls ja - welche Leistungen deckt
diese Versicherung ab?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: ALLE ZUTREFFENDEN KODIEREN

Response categories  
0. Social security institute (private sector employees)
1. Organization for agricultural insurance (rural sector)
2. Self employed persons funds (merchants, craftsmen, etc)
3. Civil servants fund, employees of municipalities
4. Public utilities: telecoms, electricity, trains, metro
5. Health professions, engineers, lawyers
6. Hotel employees
7. Seamen
8. Various bank employees funds
9. Any other social health insurance fund
96. No social health insurance fund

1. Facharztbehandlung ohne überweisung durch Hausarzt
3. Freie Arztwahl
5. Zahnbehandlung
6. Volle Kostenerstattung für Medikamente
8. Freie Krankenhauswahl
10. Langzeitbetreuung im Pflegeheim
11. Häusliche Pflege bei chronischer Krankheit oder Behinderung
96. Keine private Krankenversicherung



HC054: BASIC HEALTH INSURANCE DEDUCTIBLE
GENERIC Germany (DE) english
Explanatory notes  
does not apply
Text of the question  
What is the deduction for your basic health insurance?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: AMOUNT IN [{local currency}]
enter an amount

IWER: TRIFFT NICHT ZU – STRG R EINGEBEN!
Betrag eintragen



HC055: BASIC HEALTH INSURANCE GATEKEEPING
GENERIC Germany (DE) english
Explanatory notes  
does not apply
Text of the question  
Does your basic health insurance contract specify that you must ask
your general practitioner before consulting a specialist doctor?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: TRIFFT NICHT ZU – STRG R EINGEBEN!

Response categories  
1. Yes
5. No



HC056: BASIC HEALTH INSURANCE LIMIT CHOICE
GENERIC Germany (DE) english
Explanatory notes  
does not apply
Text of the question  
Does your basic health insurance contract limit your choice of
doctors?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: TRIFFT NICHT ZU – STRG R EINGEBEN!

Response categories  
1. Yes
5. No



HC059: CONTRACT VOLUNTARY HEALTH INSURANCE
GENERIC Germany (DE) english
Explanatory notes  
Categories 2, 4, 7, 9, 12, 97 not included.
Text of the question  
Please look at card 19.Do you have any voluntary health insurance
contract for at least one of the following types of care? If yes,
please say what is covered.

Bitte sehen Sie sich Karte 19 an. Haben Sie eine private
Krankenversicherung oder Pflegeversicherung für mindestens eine der
dort aufgeführten Leistungen? Falls ja - welche Leistungen deckt
diese Versicherung ab?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY

IWER: ALLE ZUTREFFENDEN KODIEREN

Response categories  
1. Medical care with direct access to specialists
2. Medical care with access to specialists through a general
practitioner
3. Medical care with unrestricted choice of doctors
4. Medical care with limited choice of doctors
5. Dental care
6. Full coverage of drugs expenses
7. Partial coverage of drugs expenses
8. Hospital care with unrestricted choice of hospitals and clinics
9. Hospital care with limited choice of hospitals and clinics
10. Long term care in nursing home
11. Nursing care at home in case of chronic disease or disability
12. Home help
96. No voluntary health insurance at all
97. Any other type of voluntary health insurance

1. Facharztbehandlung ohne überweisung durch Hausarzt
3. Freie Arztwahl
5. Zahnbehandlung
6. Volle Kostenerstattung für Medikamente
8. Freie Krankenhauswahl
10. Langzeitbetreuung im Pflegeheim
11. Häusliche Pflege bei chronischer Krankheit oder Behinderung
96. Keine private Krankenversicherung



HC060: CONTRACT VOLUNTARY, SUPPLEMENTARY HEALTH INSURANCE
GENERIC Germany (DE) english
Explanatory notes  
Categories 6, 7,8, 9 not included.
Text of the question  
Please look at card 20.Do you have any voluntary, supplementary or
private health insurance for at least one of the following types of
care in order to complement the coverage offered by the National
Health System? If yes, please say what is covered.

Bitte sehen Sie sich Karte 20 an. Haben Sie eine freiwillige, private
Zusatzkrankenversicherung für mindestens eine der dort aufgeführten
Leistungen, um den Schutz durch die gesetzliche Versicherung zu
ergänzen? Falls ja - welche Leistungen deckt diese private
Zusatzversicherung ab?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY

IWER: ALLE ZUTREFFENDEN KODIEREN

Response categories  

1. Medical care with direct access to specialists
2. Medical care with an extended choice of doctors
3. Dental care
4. A larger choice of drugs and/or full drugs expenses (no
participation)
5. An extended choice of hospitals and clinics for hospital care
6. (Extended) Long term care in a nursing home
7. (Extended) Nursing care at home in case of chronic disease or
disability
8. (Extended) Home help for activities of daily living (household,
etc.)
9. Full coverage of costs for doctor visits (no participation)
10. Full coverage of costs for hospital care (no participation)
96. No voluntary health insurance at all
97. Any other type of voluntary health insurance

1. Facharztbehandlung
2. Freie Arztwahl
3. Zahnbehandlung
4. Volle Kostenerstattung für Medikamente
5. Freie Krankenhauswahl
10. Volle Kostenübernahme bei Behandlung im Krankenhaus (keine
Selbstbeteiligung)
96. überhaupt keine freiwillige Krankenversicherung
97. Andere freiwillige Krankenversicherung



HC039: TYPE OF RECEIVED CARE FROM PRIVATE PROVIDERS
GENERIC Germany (DE) english
Explanatory notes  
not included
Text of the question  
Which types of care did you receive?

Interviewer instructions  
IWER: CODE ALL THAT APPLY

IWER: IWER: TRIFFT NICHT ZU – STRG R EINGEBEN!

Response categories  
1. Surgery
2. Care from a general practitioner
3. Care from a specialist physician
4. Drugs
5. Dental care
6. Hospital (inpatient) rehabilitation
7. Ambulatory (outpatient) rehabilitation
8. Aids and appliances
9. Care in a nursing home
10. Home care
11. Paid home help
97. Any other care not mentioned on this list

1. Operation
2. Behandlung durch Hausarzt
3. Behandlung durch Facharzt
4. Medikamente
5. Zahnbehandlung und Zahnersatz
6. Stationäre Rehabilitation in einem Krankenhaus
7. Ambulante Rehabilitation
8. Medizinische Heil- und Hilfsmittel
9. Betreuung in einem Pflegeheim
10. Häusliche Krankenpflege
11. Bezahlte Haushaltshilfe
97. Andere (nicht auf dieser Liste aufgeführt)