October 2012

Vhi to release new PMI 32 12 plan on 01.10.2012

Vhi Healthcare will release a new plan PMI 32 12 on 1 October 2012.

PMI 32 12 (€1,033.34) will offer full cover for a private room in a public hospital and full cover for a semi-private room in a private hospital with a private hospital inpatient excess of €75 per claim. There is 80% cover for certain orthopaedic and ophthalmic procedures in private hospitals. The plan will provide a maternity accommodation grant of €3,350 and there are significant outpatient benefits, such as 25 x 7...

1st
Oct
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Vhi extend 50% kids offer on One Plan Choice to 01.10.12

Vhi Healthcare will extend their offer of 50% child (1-3) premiums on their One Plan Choice plan to 1 October inclusive. On 2 October child (1-3) premiums will be €228 per child (1-3) and student premiums will increase to €331 per student. Adult premiums will remain the same (€888 per adult).

These prices apply to all new and renewing customers at these dates.

1st
Oct
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Vhi increase student rates on 28 plans 02.10.2012

Vhi Healthcare will increase student rates on 28 of their plans by €15 - €25 per student on 2 October 2012. The following plans will have student premium increases:

Company Plan
Company Plan Plus Level 1
Company Plan Plus Level 1.2
Company Plan Plus Select
Company Plan Starter
Corporate Plan
Family Plan Level 1
Family Plan Level 2
Family Plan Plus Level 1
First Plan Level 1
First Plan Level 2
First Plan Plus Level 1
One+ Plan...

2nd
Oct
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Vhi price and benefit change to Company Plan Plus Level 1.1 plan 08.10.2012

Vhi Healthcare will increase the student rate on Company Plan Plus Level 1.1 on 8 October 2012 from €375.50 to €390.50 per student.

Vhi will also add their Homecare benefit to this plan, which provides for care in the home by a qualified doctor or nurse, for certain procedures and upon referral only. Please ask Vhi for details.

These changes will apply to all new and renewing customers from this date.

8th
Oct
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Vhi rate change on Company Plan Extra Select 09.10.2012

Vhi Healthcare will increase the student rate on Company Plan Extra Select on 9 October from €343 to €360 per student.

These rates will apply to all new and renewing customers from this date.

9th
Oct
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Laya premium changes on Essential Select and Essential Connect 09.10.2012

Laya healthcare will increase premiums on Essential Select and Essential Connect on 9 October 2012.

Essential Select adult premiums will increase from €715.58 to €779 per adult. Child/student premiums will not change for the first and second children/students, however third/fourth+ children/students will increase from €180.97 to €197 per child/student.

Essential Connect...

9th
Oct
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HIA website nominated for Golden Spider Award! 11.10.2012

The Health Insurance Authority is delighted to announce we have been nominated for yet another website award; the Golden Spider Awards!

We have been nominated in the category of Listings for Irish classified websites, that provide users with a user-friendly and content-rich experience for finding jobs, property, motors, dates or other products & services.

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11th
Oct
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Aviva benefit change on 5 Level 1 plans 15.10.2012

Aviva Health will remove the Post Natal Home Help benefit and the Alternative Amount to Post Natal Home Help benefit from 5 plans on 15 October 2012. The following plans will be affected:

Level 1 Hospital (Nurses)
Level 1 Hospital (Teachers)
Level 1 Hospital
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15th
Oct
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Aviva Health price increase on all plans 15.10.2012

Aviva Health will change the price of its plans from 4-7% with effect from 15 October 2012.

These prices will apply to all new and renewing customers from 15 October.

15th
Oct
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Vhi increase rates on PMI 28 12 plan 15.10.2012

Vhi Healthcare will increase premiums on the PMI 28 12 plan on 15 October 2012. Adult premiums will increase from €915.15 to €1065 per adult. Child (1-3) premiums will increase from €162.22 to €375 per child (1-3). Student premiums will increase from €367.11 to €375 per student.

15th
Oct
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www.hia.ie wins Dot.ie Net Visionary Award 2012!

We are delighted to announce The Health Insurance Authority's website has won an award from the Irish Internet Association's Dot.ie Net Visionary Awards 2012 for excellence in graphic design, navigability, accessibility and usability!

16th
Oct
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