August 2014

Laya Healthcare will discontinue 2 plans on 01.08.2014

Laya Healthcare will remove the Family Care and HealthWise Plus plans from the market on 1 August 2014.

Members will be offered alternative plans at renewal.

1st
Aug
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Laya Healthcare will decrease premiums on 26 of their plans on 01.08.2014

Laya Healthcare will decrease premiums on 26 of their plans on 1 August 2014

Laya Healthcare premiums will decrease from 9% to 29% on adult premiums.

The affected plans are:

Essential Connect
Essential Connect Saver
Essential First
Essential...

1st
Aug
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Laya to increase premiums on their Essential Connect Health and Simply Health Choice on 01.08.2014

Laya Healthcare will increase premiums on their Essential Connect Health and Simply Health Choice plans on 1 August 2014.

The Essential Connect Health premium will increase from €950 per adult and €255 per student/child to €1,058 per adult and €268 per student/child.

The Simply Health Choice premium will increase from €1,175 to €1,240 per adult.

These rates will...

1st
Aug
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VHI will offer half price children and students on 29 plans 01.08.2014

VHI will offer half price children and students from 1 August 2014 on the following plans:

PMI 01 11
PMI 02 11
PMI 03 11
PMI 04 11
PMI 05 11
PMI 07 11
PMI 08 11
PMI 10 11
PMI 11 11
PMI 12 11
PMI 14 11
PMI 15 11
PMI 16 11
PMI 18 11
PMI 19 11
PMI 21 11
PMI 22 11
PMI 23 11
PMI 25 11
PMI 26 12
PMI 28 12
PMI 29 12
PMI 30 12
PMI 31 12
PMI 32 12
PMI 34 13
PMI 35...

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Aug
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VHI will change premiums on 8 of their plans on 01.08.2014

Adult premiums will change from -1% to 12%.

The affected plans are:

PMI 10 11
PMI 12 11
PMI 14 11
PMI 15 11
PMI 16 11
PMI 18 11
PMI 19 11
PMI 29 12

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

1st
Aug
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Laya Healthcare will release 34 new plans on 01.08.2014

Laya Healthcare will release 34 new plans on 1 August 2014.

Precision 150 Connect    (€780.11 per adult, €225.44 per student/child)
Precision 150 Total         (€876.24 per adult, €236.31 per student/child)
Precision 150 Create      (€954.07 per adult, €244.10 per student/child)
...

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Aug
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Aviva release Be Fit 2.1 on 01.08.2014

Aviva will release Be Fit 2.1 on 1 August 2014.

Be Fit 2.1 (€1,189.70 per adult, €167.80 per child 1-3, €108 child 4, €565 per student 1-3 and €319.20 student 4) provides cover for a private room in a public hospital, a private room in a private hospital, a private room in the Beacon Clinic and day case cover in The Blackrock Clinic, Mater Private and Beacon Clinic private hospitals. Cover is also provided for listed cardiac procedures and listed special procedures in the Blackrock...

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Aug
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Aviva to offer reduced child rates on Hospital Focus and Health Plan 16 plans 01.08.2014

Aviva will offer reduced child rates on their Hospital Focus and Health Plan 16 plans from 1 August 2014.

Rates for children on Hospital Focus aged 0-4 will be reduced from €422.90 to €260 and for children aged 5-17 from €360.60 to €150.

Rates for all children on Health Plan 16 will be reduced from €402.70 to €213.80.

These premiums will apply to all new and...

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Aug
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Aviva benefit changes 01.08.2014

Aviva will change the outpatient benefits on 19 plans on 1 August 2014. Aviva will remove the out-patient excess and benefits that are subject to the outpatient excess. Alternative benefits will be available under the day to day excess instead.

The plans affected are:

Business Plan Complete
Business Plan Executive
...

1st
Aug
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Aviva to withdraw Total Life Level 1 15.08.2014

Aviva Health will withdraw Total Life Level 1 on 15 August 2014. Existing customers will be offered an alternative on their renewal date, but may switch to any alternative plan.

15th
Aug
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VHI launch new plan: PMI 38 14 22.08.2014

VHI will launch a new plan; PMI 38 14 (€1,550 per adult, €238.08 per student, €237.04 per child 1-3) on 22 August 2014.

This plan will provide cover for a private room in a public hospital and a semi-private room in a private hospital with no private hospital inpatient excess. There is also full cover for day case, listed cardiac and listed special procedures in The Blackrock Clinic, the Mater Private and the Beacon Clinic private...

22nd
Aug
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