Aviva will release a new plan, Business Plan Executive (€1,961.30 per adult) on 1 September 2010. This plan provides cover for a private room in both public and private hospitals and a semi-private room in hi-tech hospitals.There is a maternity accommodation grant of €3,450 and significant maternity out-patient benefits.Other out-patient benefits include day to day benefits such as money back for GP or physiotherapist visits and typically provide €40 x 12 visits. There is no excess on the...
The Vhi Plan B Parents and Kids Schemes will have their plan names revised as follows on 1 September 2010:
Plan B Parents & Kids Excess 150
Plan B Parents & Kids Excess
Plan B Parents & Kids
Plan B Parents & Kids Option
Post 1st September 2010
Parents & Kids Excess 150 Plan
Parents & Kids Excess Plan
Parents & Kids Plan
Parents & Kids Option Plan
Vhi Healthcare will release two similar new plans on 1 September 2010. These are One Plan Extra (€906.99) and One Plan Complete (€985.86).
Both plans provide full cover for private room in a public hospital and a semi-private room in a private hospital. However One Plan Extra provides 90% cover for hi-tech cardiac procedures whereas One Plan Complete provides full cover. A maternity in-patient grant of €3,500 is available on both plans. A significant number of out-patient benefits are...
Vhi will withdraw the 'Best Doctors' service from their plans on a renewal by renewal basis commencing 1 September 2010.
Vhi will reduce their child premiums to zero on the Parents and Kids Scheme from 2 September to 2 October 2010 inclusive. The following plans will be affected:
Parents and Kids Plan
Parents And Kids Option Plan
Parents and Kids Excess Plan
Parents and Kids Excess 150 Plan
This offer will apply to all new and renewing customers from 2 September to 2 October 2010.
Our current website is now 9 months old and we are delighted to have saved so many consumers so much money on their health insurance through our new plan comparison tool. We'd love to hear your experiences of using our site. All feedback welcome!
On 17 September 2010 Aviva will release their Level 1 Plan (€560 per adult). This plan currently offers free cover for children. The plan provides similar cover to Hospital Plan Level 1 in that you are covered for a private room in a public hospital, but the maternity grant is reduced to €1000 or 3 nights public hospital accommodation.
Vhi will reduce adult and child premiums on One Plan from 20 September 2010 to 31 October 2010. Adult premiums will be reduced from €710 to €660 and child rates will be reduced from €355 to €330.
Prices will apply to all new and renewing customers.
Vhi's special offer of free children on One Plus Plan will end today, restoring prices back to their original price tomorrow of €190 for children and €250 for students .This price will apply to all new and renewing customers from 2 October 2010.