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Vhi plan retirement, price update and benefit changes 01.11.2019

Vhi Healthcare will retire 2 plans the PMI 02 10 and the PMI 15 11 as of November 1st 2019. 

 

There will be one price change on the PMI 32 12. Adult rates will increase from €1411.77 to €1427.89  and child rates will increase from €405.36 to €410.41. 

Young Adults rates will also increase on the above policy. 

 

Three Vhi policies will also undergo benefit changes as follows: 

  • PMI 18 11

o Mental health therapy visits are moving...

1st
Oct
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Laya Healthcare price updates and benefit changes 01.11.2019 & 02.11.2019

Laya Healthcare will have price changes across 64 plans. For full details of these price changes please see below. 

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1st
Oct
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Irish Life Health price updates and benefit changes 01.11.2019

Irish Life Health have announced price updates across a number of their plans effective November 1st 2019. 

Please see below for full details. 

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1st
Oct
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Vhi plan retirement, new plan announcement and benefit changes 01.10.2019

Vhi will retire HealthPlus Platinium effective October 1st 2019. 

A new plan 'Premium Care' will be available from October 1st 2019

It is priced at €4597.16 per adult and €876.41 per child.  Young adult rates will start at €900.67. 

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9th
Sep
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HIA nominated for eGovernment awards 2019

The Health Insurance Authority is delighted to announce that we have been nominated for the eGovernment Awards 2019 for our Comparison tool in the eGovernment Health & Medical Award category.

Winners will be announced 11th September 2019, City Hall, Dublin 2.

4th
Sep
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Vhi price increase 01.09.2019

Vhi Healthcare will have a price increase on one plan, PMI 19 11 effective September 1st 2019. 

 

The PMI 19 11 will increase from €1246.99 per adult to €1254.22 and from €356.84 per child €358.62. 

Young adult rates will also increase for the above plan. 

 

These changes apply to all new and existing consumers from 1st September 2019.

 

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1st
Sep
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Laya price increase and benefit changes 01.10.2019

Laya Healthcare will have a price increase on 3 plans Simply Health Starter, Simply Health (Excess) and Control 150 Create effective October 1st 2019. 

  • Simply Health Starter will increase from €1240.04 to €1406.64 per adult and from €310.09 to €345.96 per child. 
  • Simply Health (Excess) will increase from €1374.68 to €1536.29 per adult and from €374.10 to €415.62 per child. 
  • Control 150 Create will increase from €1440.93 to €1481.95 per adult and from €331.77 to...
1st
Sep
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Vhi price increase and benefit change 22.08.2019

Vhi Healthcare will have a price increase on two plans: PMI 18 11 and PMI 38 14 effective August 22nd 2019. 

 

The PMI 18 11 will increase to €1300.07 for an adult and to €318.18 for a child. 

The PMI 38 14 will increase to €1679.12 for an adult and to €536.35 for a child. 

Young adult rates will also increase for both of the above plans. 

 

The PMI 38 14 is also introducing a clinical psychologist benefit. 

 

These changes apply to all...

22nd
Aug
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Laya price increase, free child rates and benefit changes 01.09.2019

Laya Healthcare will have a price increase on four plans: 360 Care, 360 Care Select, Simply Health Choice and Essential Connect Health. 

 

The 360 Care will increase to €2088.18 per adult and to €543.02 per child.

The 360 Care Select will increase to €1867.00 per adult and to €480.86 per child.

The Simply Health Choice will increase to €1183.75 per adult and to €282.90 per child.

Finally Essential Connect Health will increase to €1634.94 per adult. Free...

7th
Aug
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Laya Plan 'Prime' benefit additions from 01.08.2019

1. There will be a number of benefit additions to Prime from 1st August 2019:


a. Gender Reassignment Surgery Abroad will be covered up to €30,000
b. Fertility Preservation will be covered up to €1,500 per lifetime for egg freezing or €200 per lifetime for Sperm freezing
c. HRT for Gender Dysphoria will be covered up to €500 per lifetime
d. Foetal Screening will be covered up to €150 per year


2. The rule changes which applied to all products included...

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Jul
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