VHI price increases, new plan releases, plan closures and benefit changes from 01.08.2019

VHI have issued notifications of the following changes effective 1st August 2019.


New Plans
2 x Non Advanced Plans
•     PublicPlus Care
•     PublicPlus Care Day-to-Day
2 x Advanced Plans
•     PMI 48 10
•     First & Family Plan


Plan Closures
•     Start Plan
•     One Plan Starter
•     One Plan Starter D2D
•     First Plan Level 1
•     Family Plan Level 1


Rate changes will apply to a majority of plans effective 1st August 2019.


Benefit Changes
One Plan Access
•     Increase accommodation in public hospitals (private room in all public hospitals)
•     Increase accommodation in private hospitals (subject to €100 excess)
•     In Patient Psychiatric from 180 to 100 days
•     Fixed Price Procedures – changes to % cover
One Plan Access Plus
•     Increase accommodation in public hospitals (private room in all public hospitals)
•     Increase coverage in private hospitals (subject to €100 excess)
•     In Patient Psychiatric from 180 to 100 days
•     Fixed Price Procedures – changes to % cover
PMI 07 10
•     Medical and Surgical appliances from €6650 to €3000
•     Annual Maximum (out patient)  from €2000 to €1000
•     Removal of cover for certain facilities (Whitfield Clinic, Co Waterford and Kingsbridge,Sligo)


Please find Rates table and updated Tables of Benefits attached:

PDF iconTable of benefits First & Family Plan 01.08.2019.pdf

FilePrice Rates 01.08.2019.xlsx

PDF iconTable of benefits PublicPlus Care Day-to-Day 01.08.2019.pdf

PDF iconTable of Benefits PublicPlus Care 01.08.2019.pdf

PDF iconTable of Benefits PMI 48 10 01.08.2019.pdf

PDF iconTable of Benefits PMI 07 10 01.08.2019.pdf

PDF iconTable of Benefits One Plan Access Plus 01.08.2019.pdf

PDF iconTable of Benefits One Plan Access 01.08.2019.pdf