Vhi Healthcare will reduce the cost of students on One Plan from €287.50 to €250 per student from 1st July to 31 July inclusive. These prices will apply to all new and renewing customers on these dates.
Aviva Health has amended their approved outpatient scan centre list to include the following two MRI scan centres as of 1st July 2011:
- MRI scan centre in Portiuncula Hospital in Galway
- MRI scan centre in Northwest Independent hospital in Ballykelly (Derry)
These changes will apply to all new and renewing customers from 1 July 2011.
Vhi Healthcare will launch a new plan PMI 10 11 (€807.22), on 1 July 2011. This plan will give cover for a private room in a public hospital and a semi-private room in a private hospital with a €125 inpatient excess. The benefit paid for participating private hospitals for specified hip, knee and shoulder joint replacement procedures and specified ophthalmic procedures will be provided at 80% of the cost.
Vhi Healthcare will release two new plans on 22 July 2011; One Plan 250 and One Plan 500.
One Plan 250 (€695 per adult) gives cover for a semi-private room in a public hospital and a semi-private room in a private hospital. A €250 inpatient excess will apply to the first 2 private hospital claims, with no excess thereafter. Listed orthopaedic and ophthalmic procedures in private hospitals will be covered 60...