Vhi Healthcare launch 3 new plans 01.09.2011

Vhi healthcare will release One Plan Sport (€875 per adult), Teachers One Plan 250 (€776.66 per adult) and Nurses One Plan 250 (€776.66 per adult) on 1 September 2011.

One Plan Sport gives cover for a semi-private room in a public hospital and a semi-private room in a private hospital with a €125 private hospital inpatient excess. The benefit paid for participating private hospitals for specified ophthalmic procedures will be provided at 80% of the cost with a €125 excess per claim. Maternity cover is provided at 3 days public hospital accommodation. The outpatient excess is €150 per person.

The Nurses One Plan 250 and the Teachers One Plan 250 give cover for a semi-private room in a public hospital and a semi-private room in a private hospital with a €250 private hospital inpatient excess on the first two claims only. There is very limited cover in the Hermitage and Galway Clinic. The benefit paid for participating private hospitals for specified hip, knee and shoulder joint replacement procedures and specified ophthalmic procedures will be provided at 60% of the cost with no excess. The maternity accommodation grant is €400 in public hospitals. There are limited outpatient benefits with a €250 outpatient excess per member.