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Your New Year’s Health Resolution
We are lucky to have the NHS here in the UK and private medical insurance does not replace it. If you can afford it, then why not get yourself ahead of the queue. Take yourself out of the NHS system and free up the appointments for those people who cannot afford any alternative.
Aviva health insurance gets a make-over
In fact, whether you are looking for a policy on a personal basis or for your business, Aviva can provide a flexible solution. In March 2021 there have been a number of changes. It is great to see a well-loved household brand reviewing their cover and making improvements for their members.
What type of UK Health Insurance do I need?
There are a number of different types of Health Insurance policies available in the UK market so how do you know which is the best one for you. Finding out about the options available can really help you make a decision about your cover before you buy a policy. A specialist Health Insurance broker can really help you to understand the market and what benefits are a great choice for you.
Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
March is the Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Target Ovarian Cancer is the UK’s leading charity and want to do everything they can to raise vital funds and awareness about this type of cancer. The pandemic has affected fundraising in many charities including this one.
Does health insurance cover you for cosmetic surgery?
Your Health Insurance is designed to cover you for the treatment of acute medical conditions. Cosmetic surgery does not fall into this category because you are choosing to have surgery or a medical procedure to change your appearance. The same ruling applies with Dental Insurance. Cosmetic Dental treatment is excluded under the terms and conditions of the policies available from our panel of providers.
The One Fund Cash Plan from The Exeter
There are 7 benefit categories and 7 cover levels. Each cover level gives you a pot of money that your employees can use towards everyday healthcare costs. Only 4 of the benefit categories have a maximum spend attached. Complementary therapies are not one of those categories.
What is a Stroke?
Depending on your Health Insurance provider, you may have cover on your policy for rehabilitation once your initial treatment via the NHS has been completed. Insurers such as Vitality Health offer you rehabilitation of up to 21 days following a period on in-patient treatment. AXA Health also cover a short period of rehabilitation on their Business Health, Personal Health, InSpire and Health for You policies.
Health for You from AXA Health
Are you looking for Personal Health Insurance? Let us tell you about the simple and low-cost Private Medical Insurance plan Health For You, from AXA Health. Health For You is ideal if you are looking to keep your monthly premiums for Private Medical Insurance low. The Health For You plan is able to offer low premiums by offering a reduced hospital list. The hospitals available under this plan have been carefully selected. They will still offer you access to quality care and services nationwide at over 140 hospitals. Health Insurance benefits within the Health For You Core cover: In-patient and…
Early Retirement Health Insurance options
Let’s face it, who doesn’t want to save money! When you have taken early retirement and therefore lost your monthly salary, keeping track of your finances is important. Saving money on your Health Insurance premium might actually be easier than you think.
Save Money with the inSpire plan from AXA Health
You may be surprised to learn that you can source cheap Health Insurance that still provides an adequate level of cover. However, there are a number of plans available on the market that can deliver just this and the inSpire Health Plan from AXA Health is one of them. Importantly, this plan still offers you a great balance of benefits with a low price tag attached. Keep your Health Insurance costs low with the inSpire plan: The inSpire Health Plan offers access to two of the UK’s most well-known networks of private hospitals. To clarify, these are Spire Healthcare and…