GloHealth benefit changes 31.12.2013

Glohealth will change the benefits on their core plans on 31 December.

An additional alternative practitioner (podiatrist) will be included on Daily Care cash plans & Hospital cash plans.

Good Plan benefit changes:
The day case private hospital excess will be increased from €75 to €100.
The hi-tech hospital day case benefit will be reduced from full cover with a €75 excess to 60% cover.
The inclusion of a GP benefit of €20 per visit (subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)
The inclusion of a manual lymph drainage benefit of up to €300 per year(subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)

Better Plan benefit changes:
The inclusion of a GP benefit of €20 per visit (subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)
The inclusion of a manual lymph drainage benefit of upto €300 per year(subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)
The pathology benefit will change to 50% per test and 50% per consultants fee (subject to out patient excess of €150 per year).
The radiology consultants fee benefit will change from €25 per consultants fee to 50%.
The radiology test fee benefit will change from €20 per test to 50%.

Best Plan benefit changes:
The private room in a private hospital benefit will be reduced from €200 per night to €100 per night.
The inclusion of a GP benefit of €20 per visit (subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)
The inclusion of a manual lymph drainage benefit of up to €300 per year(subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)

Ultra Plan benefit changes:
The inclusion of a GP benefit of €20 per visit (subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)
The inclusion of a manual lymph drainage benefit of up to €300 per year(subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)
In-patient psychiatric non-alcohol/drug benefit will be reduced from 180 days to 100 days.

Ultimate Plan benefit changes:
The inclusion of a GP benefit of €20 per visit (subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)
The inclusion of a manual lymph drainage benefit of up to €300 per year(subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)
In-patient psychiatric non-alcohol/drug benefit will be reduced from 180 days to 100 days.

Better Plan Excess Cash benefit changes:
The inclusion of a GP benefit of €20 per visit (subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)
The inclusion of a manual lymph drainage benefit of up to €300 per year(subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)
The pathology benefit will change to 50% per test and 50% per consultants fee (subject to out patient excess of €150 per year).
The radiology consultants fee benefit will change from €25 per consultants fee to 50%.
The radiology test fee benefit will change from €20 per test to 50%.

Better Plan Ultra Cash benefit changes:
The inclusion of a GP benefit of €20 per visit (subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)
The inclusion of a manual lymph drainage benefit of upto €300 per year(subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)
The pathology benefit will change to 50% per test and 50% per consultants fee (subject to out patient excess of €150 per year).
The radiology consultants fee benefit will change from €25 per consultants fee to 50%.
The radiology test fee benefit will change from €20 per test to 50%.

Best Plan Ultimate Cash benefit changes:
The private room in a private hospital benefit will be reduced from €200 per night to €100 per night.
The inclusion of a GP benefit of €20 per visit (subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)
The inclusion of a manual lymph drainage benefit of up to €300 per year(subject to out patient excess of €150 per year)

These changes apply to all new and renewing customers from this date.