Quálitas , known for being a car insurer, announced this Wednesday that it will now be a player in the medical insurance field.
Through Quálitas Salud , the insurer will offer policies in the branches of personal accidents, medical expenses and health, the institution reported in a statement.
The insurer indicated that it received a favorable opinion from the National Insurance and Bonding Commission (CNSF) for the start of operations.
The company plans to issue its first policy in September.
In December 2021, Quálitas announced that, after 18 months of complying with the CNSF requirements, it would start operations in the business during the first half of this year.
“Medical and health expenses are one of the mega trends in the world in the long term, they will continue to grow in the next 10 years at least,” said José Antonio Correa Etchegaray, president of the board of directors and CEO of Qualitas.