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# glohealth - Thursday 14 May, 2015

102 people signed up for health insurance EVERY HOUR in April

With the 30 April looming, Irish people bit the bullet en masse and signed on the dotted line.

# glohealth - Monday 18 August, 2014

'Pay as you go' health insurance set to hit the market

The plan will give people the ability to upgrade their hospital care at the time of need.

# glohealth - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Health insurance levy will cost customers "up to 15 per cent"

Already 250,000 people have cancelled policies and analysts don’t believe that new levy increases will change that.

# glohealth - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Health insurance company under fire for not offering cancer drug

Senator Professor John Crown said that the decision by GloHealth means private patients are having to be put into public health care.

# glohealth - Friday 24 May, 2013

Another 21,000 people stopped their private health insurance in Q1

45.3 per cent of the population is now covered by private insurance – down from a peak of 50.9 per cent.

# glohealth - Monday 4 March, 2013

Numbers with private health insurance fall by 64,000 in 2012

Just under 2.1 million were covered by private policies at the end of 2012, a fall of nearly 3 per cent over the year.

# glohealth - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Health insurers call for levy to be scrapped for children's policies

Representatives from all four health insurers told an Oireachtas committee it could help to save a struggling industry.

# glohealth - Monday 2 July, 2012

New health insurer to create jobs and competition

GloHealth is Ireland’s fourth health insurer.