When you use the term Health Insurance, it is likely that you are referring to Private medical insurance. There are a number of products however that could fall under a general “health” insurance category.

Other health related policies include:

  • Cash plans
  • Dental Insurance
  • Hospital treatment insurance

You can buy health insurance from a number of different insurers. The best way to make sure you are getting great value is to compare your cover every year. Importantly you should make your comparison on a like for like basis.

There are a number of specialist brokers in the UK that can help you. If you use an independent broker you can access a number of insurers.

Your broker can help you understand the policy that you buy and ensure that you have no issues throughout the term of the policy contract.

What type of UK Health Insurance do I need?

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.

CASH BACK on your Health Insurance

CASH BACK on your Health Insurance

We know the importance of finding a great value policy. To make it more accessible to all then we have introduced this offer for personal and business clients alike. We want you to be able to save money on your Health Insurance and hope that our cash back offer will make it a little more affordable for everyone.

Saving Money on your Health Insurance Renewal

Saving Money on your Health Insurance Renewal

No matter what insurance policy you have, you should receive your renewal invite in a timely manner. Your insurance provider should leave you enough time to consider your Health Insurance Renewal in detail and not leave you with a last minute panic decision to make. Let’s face it, none of us like reviewing any of our insurance policies and when it comes to private medical insurance this seems to be even more of an issue. If you have made claims in the past it does not mean that you cannot look elsewhere however, you do need to be aware of…

Health Insurance Jargon Buster

Health Insurance Jargon Buster

At SMP Healthcare Ltd we are committed to helping our customers and clients understand the jargon used within the Health Insurance industry. We have therefore created our handy A-Z guide to help give a clearer understanding of some of the terminology that is used.

Can you have private cancer treatment?

Can you have private cancer treatment?

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.

How much do Private GP appointments cost?

How much do Private GP appointments cost?

We have provided below a few examples of the current cost of a private GP appointment from clinics around the UK. These providers are open, honest and up-front about their charges. This makes it easy for a patient to decide whether they can afford a private GP appointment.

Private medical insurance; 18 fantastic reasons to buy it

Private medical insurance; 18 fantastic reasons to buy it

Have you thought about buying a private medical insurance policy in the UK? If you want to know 18 great reasons to make that purchase, please keep on reading…….. Peace of Mind We are lucky in the UK to have a health system as brilliant as the NHS. Unfortunately the NHS resources are stretched, especially in 2020 with the coronavirus pandemic in full force. Private medical insurance gives you the peace of mind that you can access medical treatment when you need it most. Rapid access to see a specialist If a GP has told you that you need to…

Small Business Health Insurance UK

Small Business Health Insurance UK

If you own a small business in the UK, have you thought about health insurance for your team? With the arrival of COVID-19 many people are struggling to access primary care via the NHS. Private medical insurance providers have developed and extended their plans so that members can speak to a qualified GP via telephone or mobile app.

Individual Health Insurance Plans in the UK

Individual Health Insurance Plans in the UK

Perhaps your decision to look at individual health insurance is due to the medical history of a family member or recent medical experiences of close friends. Whatever has made you decide to consider private health insurance, it is essential that you find the right policy from the start.