December 2013

VHI rate change to PMI 30 12 and PMI 31 12 plans 01.12.2013

VHI will change the premiums of PMI 30 12 & PMI 31 12 on 1 December 2013.

The PMI 30 12 adult premiums will increase from €1180.56 to €1194.44, children 1-3 will increase from €392.22 to €395.55 and students from €406.94 to €408.33.

The PMI 31 12 adult premiums will increase from €1147.22 to €1161.11, children 1-3 will increase from €373.34 to €377.78 and students...

1st
Dec
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Laya rate and benefit changes to Total Health Select on 01.12.2013

An infertility benefit which provides up to €1,000 towards specific infertility treatments at approved centres will be added to the benefits of Total Health Select on 1 December 2013.

The adult premiums will decrease from €1552.55 to €1411.03 per adult, child/student 1 and 2 premiums will decrease from €420.54 to €382.80 and child/student 3 and 4 premiums will decrease from €405 to €371.38 per child/student.

These changes...

1st
Dec
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Laya Healthcare release Health Sense Complete 01.12.2013

Laya Healthcare will release Health Sense Complete (€968.13 per adult, €312.90 per student/child 1 and 2 and €269.85 for child/student 3 and 4) on 1 December 2013.

This plan provides cover for a private room in a public hospital and a semi-private room in private hospitals with a €50 or €125 excess per private hospital claim, depending on which hospital you attend. Day case cover in the Blackrock Clinic, Mater Private and Beacon private hospitals is provided with a €200 excess per...

1st
Dec
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Vhi rate and benefit changes to PMI 07 11 on 12.12.2013

Vhi will change the benefits of PMI 07 11 on 12 December 2013.

The following benefit changes will be applied on this date:

Reduction of in-patient psychiatric cover from 180 days to 100 days.

The addition of a €100 excess per private hospital claim.

The additon of an Employee Assistance Programme benefit.

Reduction of the Surgical and Medical appliance benefit from €6,500 per member per year to €1,450...

12th
Dec
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Vhi to release five new plans on 15.12.2013

Vhi will release Healthplus Excess 250 (€1,300 per adult, €429.06 for child 1-3 and €437.19 for student 1-4) on 15 December 2013.

This product provides cover for a private room in public hospitals and a semi private room in private hospitals. There is full day case cover with an excess of €150 per claim and 90% cover for listed cardiac and special procedures in the Mater Private and the Blackrock Clinic private hospitals with a €250 excess per private hospital claim. The Beacon is...

15th
Dec
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Laya Healthcare rate change on HealthWise Plus No excess 18.12.2013

Laya Healthcare will change the premiums of Healthwise Plus No Excess on 18 December 2013.

The Healthwise Plus No Excess adult premiums will increase from €1054.49 to €1167.39, children and students 1 & 2 will increase from €281.34 to €306.65, children and students 3 & 4 will increase from €261.59 to €285.13.

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

18th
Dec
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Laya Healthcare will release 21 new plans on 22.12.2013

Laya Healthcare will release 21 new plans on 22 December 2013.

Flex 125 Choice (€1,310 per adult, €376 per child/student)
Flex 125 Explore (€990 per adult, €248 per child/student)
Flex 125 Plus (€1,123 per adult, €301.60 per child/student)
Flex 250 Choice (€1,1800 per adult, €368 per child/student)
Flex 250 Explore (€860 per adult, €240 per child/student)
Flex 250 Plus (€993 per adult, €293.60 per child/student)
Flex 500 Choice (€940 per adult, €352 per...

22nd
Dec
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Laya Healthcare will release Essential Connect Family on 22.12.2013.

Laya Healthcare will release Essential Connect Family (€800 per adult, €150 per student/child) on 22 December 2013.

This plan provides cover for a semi-private room in a public hospital, a semi-private room in private hospitals and full cover for private accomodation in the Mater Private Cork. There is a once off €300 excess per policy per year, regardless of the number of people on the policy, on the first private hospital claim and a €300 excess per policy per year for the first...

22nd
Dec
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GloHealth special offer 31.12.2013

GloHealth will offer 1 month free on new policies started on or after 31 December 2013.

31st
Dec
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Glohealth rate changes 31.12.2013

Glohealth will increase the premiums of their core plans on 31 December 2013. The adult premiums will increase by 0% to 11%.

However Glohealth will offer half price premiums for children between the ages of 3 and 4 on the following plans:

Better Plan (€130 per child)
Best Plan (€140 per child)
Ultra Plan...

31st
Dec
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Laya Healthcare release ConnectChoice 31.12.2013

Laya Healthcare will release Connect Choice (€1,015.27 per adult, €316.94 per student/child) on 31 December 2013.

This plan provides cover for a private room in a public hospital, a semi-private room in private hospitals, a semi-private room in the Beacon hospital, day case cover in the Blackrock Clinic, Mater Private and Beacon private hospitals with a €125 excess per private hospital claim. Full cover is provided for certain cardiac procedures in the Blackrock Clinic, Mater Private...

31st
Dec
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GloHealth benefit changes 31.12.2013

Glohealth will change the benefits on their core plans on 31 December.

An additional alternative practitioner (podiatrist) will be included on Daily Care cash plans & Hospital cash plans.

Good Plan benefit changes:
The day case private hospital excess will be increased from €75 to €100.
The hi-tech hospital day case benefit will be reduced from full cover with a €75 excess to 60% cover.
The inclusion of...

31st
Dec
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