Current Special Offers on Private Health Insurance April 2019 – Summary
VHI are offering a 25% discount on 15 of their plans for children under 18. This includes all their One Plans, Teachers Plan Selec, Nurses Plan Select and the Parent & Kids Excess scheme, e.g. the cost per child on One Plus Plan has now reduced to €209 per child.
Their cheapest child rate is on their public hospital Start Plan at €103 per child.
Irish Life Health (previously Aviva Health)
Irish Life Health are continuing with their discounted child rate on their Nurture Plan at €179 per child.
They have also discounted the child rate on their Select Plus scheme to €180 per child.
We recommend their Benefit Plan which has also been discounted for children under 18 to €179 per child.
From 1st April, Laya have extended their 'Free Cover' offer for children under 18 for the second and subsequent child on the policy.
This offer will apply to a number of their Advantage and Flex plans including Flex 175 Explore, Flex 125 Choice and Flex 125 Plus. We recommend their Flex 125 Choice as their best free-cover option for the 2nd and subsequent child under 18.
Presently, their best rate for child cover is on their Assure Protect Scheme which will cost €511 per adult, €157 per child. This plan covers public hospitals only.
Dermot Goode. All prices quoted are net of tax relief at source and are correct as of 01/4/2019 based on rates available from the health insurance industry. However, prices and benefits are subject to change and consumers should confirm all details directly with the insurer in question.