Profile of Health Insurers

Vhi Healthcare

IDA Business Park
Purcellsinch
Dublin Road
Kilkenny
www.vhi.ie

1890 44 44 44

State owned health insurer

Established in 1957

Nearly 1.1 mill members (56% market share)

Offers a multitude of consumer and corporate plans

Offers global and multi-trip travel cover

Provides a range of dental cover and cash plan options

Provides occupational health services

Complies with the Financial Services Ombudsman (FSO)

Laya Healthcare

Eastgate Road
Eastgate Business Park
Little Island
Co. Cork

www.layahealthcare.ie

1890 904 067

Was previously Quinn Health. Re-branded as Laya Healthcare in 2013

Regulated by Central Bank of Ireland

Over 475,000 members (23% market share)

Offers a multitude of consumer and corporate plans

Offers multi-trip travel cover

Offers dental cover to corporate clients only

Provides occupational health services

Offers a range of cash plans

Aviva Health

One Park Place
Hatch Street
Dublin 2

www.avivahealth.ie

1890 714 444

Entered Irish market in 2007 following acquisition of Vivas Health

Regulated by Central Bank of Ireland

Nearly 320,000 members (16% market share)

Offers a multitude of consumer and corporate plans

Offers multi-trip travel cover

Distributes its products both direct and via intermediary channels

GloHealth

Silverstone House
Ballymoss Road
Sandyford Business Park
Dublin 18

www.glohealth.ie

1890 781 781

Entered Irish market in 2012. Part of Irish Life (Great West Group)

Regulated by Central Bank of Ireland

Nearly 100,000 customers (5% market share)

Offers products to both individual and corporate sector

Offers some unique customisation options on its plans

Has direct and intermediary channels

Distributes its products both direct and via intermediary channels

 

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