Vhi price and benefit change on PMI 04 11 25.02.2013

Vhi will reduce adult premiums and increase student and child premiums on PMI 04 11 on 25 February 2013. Benefits on this plan will also change.

Adult premiums will reduce from €3,625 to €3,552.78 per adult. Child (1-3) premiums will increase from €850 to €1,013.90 per child (1-3). The fourth child goes free. Student premiums will increase from €1200 to €1,366.66 per student.

The hospital accommodation level of this plan will be reduced from private room cover in the Blackrock Clinic and the Mater Private to semi-private room cover.

The following benefits will increase:
Maternity accommodation grant
Removal of excess on surgical and medical appliances
GP visit limit
Pre + Post Natal Cover
Physiotherapist visit limit
Optical (removal of 24 month limit)
Vhi Swiftcare – Full Cover

The following new benefits will be added:
Home Nursing benefit
Laser eye surgery benefit
Patient Support Service
Braille Machine grant
Hearing Aid grant
Infertility Benefit
Cover for acupuncture, chiropractor, osteopath, physical therapist and reflexologist.
Cover for Chiropodists/Podiatrists, Occupational therapists, Speech therapists, Orthoptists.
Cover for Dieticians
Prescription Costs
Maternity Package in Mount Carmel
Hearing Test
Ear Piercing
Student Assistance Programme

These changes apply to all new and renewing customers from 25 February 2013.