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# VHI Healthcare

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# Price hike
Have VHI insurance? You'll be paying a higher premium from next month
The VHI One Plan range will see an increase of approximately 2 per cent.
# Health Insurance
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.
# Health Insurance
Risk Equalisation Scheme made permanent after EU approval
The scheme came into effect on 1 January 2013.
VHI welcomes EU proposal to abolish its state guarantee
The proposal from the EU Commission said VHI’s state protection gave it an unfair advantage over its competitors.
# Health Insurance
Health Minister confirms 76k fall in those with health insurance
Less than half of the Irish population now have private health insurance cover, the Minister confirmed in the Dáil last week.
VHI reports annual after-tax profit of €7.4 million
The health insurer’s profits compare to after-tax losses of €3.1 million in 2010 and €41.7 million in 2009.
# Health
VHI to hike premiums by up to 12.5 per cent
More bad news for already-stretched household budgets as insurance costs have now risen by up to 65 per cent in the past 13 months.
# Health Insurance
Ireland loses health insurance case in European court
The landmark case has implications for the future of VHI Healthcare, the State-owned private health insurer.
# Health
Ireland faces diabetes epidemic
Thousands of Irish people are suffering from undiagnosed diabetes, according to the results of a VHI Healthcare screening project.
# Milliman Report
Department publishes review of VHI claims costs
Milliman’s report into VHI’s cost control, and how it can streamline its operations, is published in redacted form.