Private Medical Insurance

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

Click here to find out more

Occupational Health Solutions

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

Click here to find out more

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.

Click here to find out more

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 »

Watch our video and find out how you can benefit from our services!


Latest News

What rhymes with Friday for you?

So we reach the end of a busy working week. We have worked hard, kept positive, helped clients, assisted colleagues and coped with another manic working week. What does Friday night mean to you? Perhaps you just head home and find your pyjamas? Maybe you head to the gym and run a quick 10K? Or do you head for the pub for a quick glass of wine? Friday may rhyme with wine (or a good old fashioned Gordon’s and tonic!)  for me as meeting up with my friends, relaxing and chewing over the week’s events really helps to de-stress. I…

Arthritis and Osteoporosis evening at The Oaks hospital, Essex

Living in Essex we are fortunate to have access to some great private medical facilities. Ramsey Health Care group boast both Springfield Hospital and The Oaks in Chelmsford and Colchester respectively. These hospitals offer a number of events throughout the year and not just for people who have health insurance.  There is no charge to attend and absolutely no obligation to sign up to anything. It really is worth looking at the schedule of events on their websites as there may be an evening that could help you find out more about certain medical conditions. Presentation on Arthritis and Osteoporosis…

Are you at risk of getting Gout?

I for one think of Henry VIII as soon as the word gout is mentioned. Being an overweight, highly indulged monarch may certainly not have helped Henry avoid bouts of this painful condition. Having never suffered from it myself I cannot comprehend the pain that it causes but I have been assured from friends and acquaintances that the pain is excruciating. What is Gout? Gout is a form of arthritis caused by excess uric acid in the bloodstream. Gout can result in sudden and severe pain in your joints (normally the big toe, fingers, wrists, elbows or knees. It can…

SMP Healthcare Ltd Registered in Ingatestone No. 08816948 Registered Address: 46-54 High Street, Ingatestone, Essex CM4 9DW

SMP Healthcare Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Firm reference number 808383.

We are entered on the Financial Services Register no 808383 at

The information contained within the website is subject to the UK regulatory regime and is therefore primarily targeted at customers in the UK.

Should you have cause to complain, and you are not satisfied with our response to your complaint you may be able to refer it to the Financial Ombudsman Service, which can be contacted as follows

The Financial Ombudsman Service, Exchange Tower, London, E14 9SR Tel: 0800 023 4567 or 0300 123 9 123