Vhi Healthcare will increase the premiums of PMI 08 11 and PMI 26 12 on 1 February 2018.
PMI 08 11 will increase from €1,183.51 to €1,211.18 per adult and from €292.81 to €298.66 per child 1-3. Young adult rates will also increase.
PMI 26 12 will increase from €1,298.17 to €1,337.12 per adult and decrease from €393.69 to €367.31 per child 1-3. Young adult rates will also increase.
Vhi will also make a number of benefit changes to both plans on this date:
PMI 08 11...
The Health Insurance Authority has published the results of independent research on private health insurance in Ireland.
The survey indicates a sizeable increase in consumer satisfaction with health insurance.
The two primary drivers for having health insurance amongst respondents are the cost of treatment in Ireland and the perceived inadequate standard of public services.
The average annual cost of a policy has fallen since 2015.
The report, titled ‘A review of...