July 2016

Health Insurance Authority publishes its 2015 Annual Report

Health Insurance Authority publishes its 2015 Annual Report

Private health insurance market is the largest non-life market with total premiums of €2.45 billion in 2015
The market returned to a recovery phase during 2015 with an increase in the total number of lives insured to 2.12 million or 46% of the population, an increase of 97,000 on 2014
Claims paid per insured person increased by 6.5%
Significant regulatory developments occurred during 2015...

28th
Jul
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HIA Annual Report and Accounts 2015

Following approval from the Minister, the Health Insurance Authority Annual Report & Accounts 2015 has been laid before the Houses of the Oireachtas, as provided for under Section 33(2) of the Health Insurance Act 1994 and in accordance with Section 13 of the Code of Practice for the Governance of State Bodies. 

The 2015 Annual Report can be found at the following link:

http://www.hia.ie/publication/annual-...

28th
Jul
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Vhi various changes 01.08.2016

Vhi will change the prices of several plans on 1 August 2016, Vhi will also offer 50% child rates on all ‘One Plans’, Teachers Plan Select and Nurses Plan Select plans. A full list of price changes can be found here. File...

1st
Aug
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Laya Healthcare various changes 01.08.2016

Laya Healthcare will change the price of it's ConnectCare 100 and SimplyHealth Excess plans on 1 August 2016. ConnectCare 100 adult price will decrease from €1,261.84 to €1,227.58, children 1&2 from €407.96 to €396.84 and children 3&4 from €343.16 to €335.12. Young adult rates will also change.
SimplyHealth Excess adult price will decrease from €1,348.26 to €1,327.78, children 1&2 from €367.82 to €362.96 and children 3&4 from €329.11 to €324.76. Young adult rates will...

1st
Aug
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