Laya Healthcare will release Simply Health Plus (€1,227.26 per adult, €385.31 per student/child) on 1 December 2014.
This plan provides cover for a private room in a public hospital and a semi-private room and day case cover in private hospitals with a €50 or €125 excess per private hospital claim depending on the private hospital. A co-payment will apply for listed orthopaedic procedures in the Galway Clinic and Beacon Clinic private hospitals.
Full cover is provided for day case and non-cardiac procedures in the Blackrock Clinic, Mater Private and Beacon private hospitals with a €200 excess per claim and €175 shortfall per night. No excess and full cover applies for cardiac procedures.
Three nights cover in a public hospital is provided for maternity accommodation costs and up to €3,500 for home births.
The plan has significant outpatient benefits such as 50% for the costs of GP visits, consultants, physiotherapists and alternative practitioners visits with a €1 outpatient excess per year.
This plan is available to all new and existing customers from this date.
The above information was sourced with the permission of the Health Insurance Authority from their website www.hia.ie. Our thanks to them for their assistance.