Private Medical Insurance

You will be looked after by a professional network of people from the moment your claim is registered,

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Occupational Health Solutions

At SMP Healthcare we work with one of the UK’s leading providers of corporate occupational health.

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Private Dental Insurance

Investing in private dental insurance is a big step to joining the thousands of people who think that prevention is better than cure.

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Independent & unbiased advice

SMP Healthcare Ltd is an independent health insurance intermediary situated in Chelmsford, Essex. We provide our clients with expert and impartial advice on obtaining the best solution for their healthcare requirements whether as an individual, small business or corporate scheme.

Private Medical Insurance (for both UK and International schemes), Dental Insurance and Cash Plans are just some of the products available to you from many of the leading health insurance providers such as AXA PPP, BUPA and AVIVA to name but a few. We pride ourselves in offering our clients the best solutions as standard.

Working closely with our clients, we are confident in our ability to find the right product for any client, private or corporate, home or abroad. We are pleased to help our clients make informed decisions appropriate to their own specific requirements and to simplify the renewal and administration of any scheme whether new to the market or an existing policy.

Working abroad?

International cover available from providers such as: AXA PPP International, BUPA International and AVIVA InternationalRead More »

Traveling abroad?

Many policies offer travel insurance to run alongside your private medical insurance! Ask us now for a free, no obligation quotation.Read More »

Retirement Health?

If you are retiring from work and still want health insurance, let us guide you through the options available.Read More »


Latest News

What is a health cash plan?

A cash plan is a policy that you pay monthly that allows you to claim cash back on everyday health care costs. A cash plan is often referred to as a health cash plan and there are a number of cash plan providers in the UK on a company and personal basis. Who are the main cash plan providers in the UK? Bupa ∙ Healthshield ∙ The Exeter ∙ Medicash ∙ Simplyhealth ∙ Westfield Health The above cash plan providers are all on the panel used by SMP Healthcare Ltd and all offer different levels of cover and benefits. If…

Does Private Medical Insurance cover pregnancy?

When you buy a private medical insurance policy in the UK, there are a whole host of insurers to choose from. What you should be aware of, is that the majority of UK policies do not cover for routine pregnancy and childbirth or childbirth without complications. Private medical insurance in the UK is for the treatment of acute medical conditions. Natural and routine pregnancy and childbirth is not classed as an illness. If private medical insurance cover for pregnancy, infertility, maternity or childbirth is important to you and you want this to be part of your policy then you may…

5 Easy Ways to save money on your private medical insurance.

When you are looking to buy or renew a private medical insurance policy either as an individual or on behalf of a business it is always good to know that the policy you have is great value for money. SMP Healthcare Ltd can help you make an informed decision about your cover and show you ways where you may be able to make cost savings without jeopardising the cover in place for you, your family or your employees. Review the market The team at SMP Healthcare Ltd discuss with their clients what cover they have, what cover they want and…

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