Vhi Healthcare Price and Benefit Changes 31.01.2022 & 01.02.2022

Vhi Healthcare have announced a price increase on two plans PMI 08 11 and PMI 51 10 as of 01.02.2022:

PMI 08 11 will increase from €1356.45 per adult to €1372.01 and from €329.41 per child to €332.70. Young adults rates will also increase on the plan. 

PMI 51 10 will increase from €1588.42 per adult to €1642.07 and from €392.02 per child to €404.72. Young adults rates will also increase on the plan. 

 

Vhi Healthcare have announced the following benefit changes from 31st January 2022: 

Inclusion of new Ambulatory Care cover within Level 1 & Level 2 ‘Day Hospitals & Centres’. Benefits range from 0% to Full cover across plans.  The benefits are available immediately to all members on the applicable plans. Please see further details below.
The benefit for Mammogram previously claimable once in a twenty four month period will now be available to members once per renewal year. Vhi have extended direct pay arrangements to non-screening Mammograms in their list of approved Mammogram centres. This benefit enhancement is available immediately to all members on the applicable plans. Please see further details below.

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Vhi Healthcare have also announced the following benefit changes from 1st February 2022:

PMI 08 11

The Lifestage Screening benefit has been removed from the plan.
The Vhi SwiftCare MIU benefit has been removed from the plan.
Inclusion of ‘Day Hospitals & Centres’ (Ambulatory Care) as below:

Level 1 Day Hospitals & Centres (General Procedures)  Full Cover subject to €150 excess per claim
Level 1 Day Hospitals & Centres (Ophthalmic procedures) : 80% Cover subject to €150 excess per claim
Level 1 Day Hospitals & Centres (Orthopaedic procedures) : 60% Cover
Level 2 Day Hospitals & Centres (General Procedures): 75% Cover
Level 2 Day Hospitals & Centres (Ophthalmic Procedures): 75% Cover
Level 2 Day Hospitals & Centres (Orthopaedic Procedures): 60% Cover

The benefit for Mammogram previously claimable once in a twenty four month period will now be available to members once per renewal year. Vhi have also extended direct pay arrangements to non-screening Mammograms in our list of approved Mammogram centres. 

 

 

PMI 51 10 

Inclusion of ‘Day Hospitals & Centres’ (Ambulatory Care) as below:

Level 1 Day Hospitals & Centres (General Procedures): Full Cover
Level 1 Day Hospitals & Centres (Orthopaedic & Ophthalmic procedures): 80% Cover
Level 2 Day Hospitals & Centres (General Procedures): Full cover subject to €125 excess per claim
Level 2 Day Hospitals & Centres (Orthopaedic & Ophthalmic Procedures): 80% Cover subject to €125 excess per claim

The benefit for Mammogram previously claimable once in a twenty four month period will now be available to members once per renewal year. Vhi have also extended direct pay arrangements to non-screening Mammograms in our list of approved Mammogram centres. 

 

PMI 26 12 

A Gender Reassignment supports benefit has been included on the plan providing a benefit of 50% up to €3,000 per lifetime
Inclusion of ‘Day Hospitals & Centres’ (Ambulatory Care) see below:

Level 1 Day Hospitals & Centres (General Procedures)  Full Cover subject to €75 excess per claim
Level 1 Day Hospitals & Centres (Ophthalmic procedures) : 80% Cover subject to €75 excess per claim
Level 1 Day Hospitals & Centres (Orthopaedic procedures) : 60% Cover
Level 2 Day Hospitals & Centres (General Procedures): 75% Cover
Level 2 Day Hospitals & Centres (Ophthalmic Procedures): 75% Cover
Level 2 Day Hospitals & Centres (Orthopaedic Procedures): 60% Cover

We have extended direct pay arrangements to non-screening Mammograms in our list of approved Mammogram centres. This benefit was previously claimable once in a twenty four month period and will now be available to members once per renewal year. 

 

All changes apply to new and renewing customers as of 31.01.2022 & 01.02.2022.