April 2017

Laya benefit reduction on 12 plans 01.04.2017

Laya Healthcare will remove cover for the Blackrock Clinic and the Mater Private on 12 plans from 1 April 2017, with the exception of certain cardiac and orthopaedic procedures which will still be covered. The following plans will be affected:

Flex 175 Explore

Flex 175 Plus

Flex 175 Choice

Flex 250 Explore

Flex 250 Plus

Flex 250 Choice

Flex 375 Explore

Flex 375 Plus

Flex 375 Choice

Flex 500 Explore

Flex 500 Plus...

1st
Apr
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Laya Healthcare general price change 01.04.2017

Laya Healthcare will carry out premium amendments on 128 schemes from 1 April 2017. Premiums will increase from 3.6% to19.2% on adult net premiums over 124 plans. The four Assure plans will reduce in price from 1.4% to 6.4% on adult net premiums.

The “free kids” offer on Essential Connect Family will end on 1 April, however, the second and subsequent children will be offered free cover on the following plans from 1 April instead:

Flex 125 Explore

Flex 125 Plus

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1st
Apr
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Vhi Healthcare will release 4 new plans 22.04.2017

Vhi Healthcare will release 4 new plans on 22 April 2017.

Smart Plan 150 (€925 per adult, €250 per child 1-3) covers a semi private room in selected public and private hospitals with a €150 excess per private hospital claim. Specified orthopaedic and ophthalmic procedures are covered 60% in selected private hospitals.

Smart Plan 250 (€820 per adult, €245 per child 1-3) covers a semi private room in selected public and private hospitals with a €250 excess per private hospital...

22nd
Apr
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