On 1st September Vhi Healthcare will release their new Parents and Kids plans. These will be Plan B Parents and Kids, Plan B Excess Parents and Kids and Plan B Options Parents and Kids. They will carry the same adult premium as the normal Plan B suite, but will have a child premium reduced by €20 for the B and Options versions. Plan B Parents and Kids Excess will have a reduction of €97 euros for children in comparison to the regular Plan B Excess.
Benefits will differ in that three new benefits will be available; paediatrician benefit, child counselling and Vhi Swiftcare benefit. There will also be an increase in the following benefits: maternity, child nursing, parent accompanying child and medical and surgical appliances.