If Private Cancer Treatment is your priority we can provide you with detailed information about the cancer cover offered from the insurers on our panel. We are an independent and unbiased broker with no affiliation to any of the insurers. We can help you understand the comparison between policies so you can make an informed decision about the policy you buy.
As almost all health insurance policies are now modular, consumers and businesses can really be specific in the cover levels that they put in place. As a specialist health insurance broker, it really is good to work out with clients the benefits that they value the most.
Maybe you have not visited a hospice before? It may be worth attending an open day to find out about the services your local hospice can provide.
Over the past 40 years researchers at Cancer Research UK have made great progress in the fight against cancer, and survival rates have doubled. Cancer Research UK are the only charity to fund research into all 200 types of cancer.
Each treatment is planned for each individual patient. It gives a high dose of radiotherapy to the cancer but aims to give a low dose to the surrounding healthy cells. This gives the best chance of curing the cancer or shrinking it whilst reducing the side effects.
Although most bowel cancers develop from pre-cancerous growths, known as polyps, not all polyps develop into cancer. If polyps are found, they can be removed by your doctor to prevent them becoming cancerous.
At SMP Healthcare the question about health insurance for cancer claims is one we are often asked. Looking at statistics of 1 in 2 people being diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. People want to know that their health insurance will help them get a quick diagnosis of all medical conditions. Especially cancer. Cancer Research UK confirm that almost 4 in 10 cases of cancer could be prevented. Smoking and obesity are two well-known preventable causes of cancer. How the insurance companies try to help Health insurance providers such as Vitality Health encourage their members to live healthier lifestyles. Smoking…
April is Bowel Cancer Awareness month. Bowel Cancer UK are focusing on raising awareness for bowel cancer screening, which aims to detect bowel cancer at an early stage. Treatment has the best chance of working for people who have had an early diagnosis. Bowel Cancer UK are the UK’s leading Bowel Cancer research charity. Why is it important to raise awareness about Bowel Cancer screening? The charity confirm that in some areas of the UK only a third who receive a screening test in the post complete it. This leaves thousands of people missing out on a vital way of…
AVIVA have a specialist oncology team who will help and support you from diagnosis through to treatment and aftercare. The Aviva cancer pledge means that they will cover the cancer treatment and palliative care a member needs as recommended by their specialist.
The dedicated heart and cancer nurses offer 24 hour telephone support. This is not just for the patient but also for the family members who also need support. They can help you to understand procedures without feeling embarrassed or uncomfortable.