Laya Healthcare will apply a price change across 16 plans from 1 January 2018. 14 plans will reduce in price ranging from -1 to -14% on net adult premiums. Laya Healthcare will be offering a ‘Free Kids Offer’ across 2 plans from 1 January 2018. The 2nd and subsequent child on a policy on the Essential Connect Family and Essential Health 300 plans will be free.
The new rates can be seen in the attached spreadsheet. These premiums apply to all new and renewing customers from this date.
Laya Healthcare will also increase cover up to a private room in a private hospital and cover a private room in the Beacon Hospital on the CompanyHealth Plus (No Excess) No EAP scheme from 1 January 2018.
Laya Healthcare will launch a new benefit called “QuickCare”. This benefit will give members an amount towards access to a number of approved urgent care centre centres for specific treatment for minor illnesses and injuries. This benefit will be available on 115 schemes from 1 January 2018.
These changes apply to all new and renewing customers from this date.