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The Beacon Clinic in Dublin. It is understood insurers are to look for clarity in relation to a number of scenarios regarding subscribers being treated in both public and private hospitals in the weeks ahead.

Private patients with non-Covid-19 illnesses will continue to be treated in public hospitals during the coronavirus pandemic, it has emerged. The Gov(...)

Under the Government proposals the transfer of consultants to the public-only system will apply for three months.  Photograph: Getty Images

Hospital consultants are to be offered three-month contracts under plans to bring private hospitals into the public health system for the duration of (...)

‘It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it.’ Photograph: iStock

The insurance industry is built on trust. Policyholders hand over their money to insurance companies and trust them to pay out in their moments of nee(...)

Blackrock Clinic: Insurers say they need exact details of the deal reached between the Government and private hospitals before deciding how to respond. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Health insurers have indicated they need time to assess the implications of the Government’s decision to bring all private hospitals under public cont(...)

Photograph: iStock

The new coronavirus that’s forcing lockdowns and roiling economies is spurring a silent revolution in the field of telemedicine. As Covid-19 spreads (...)

Lizzy Hayashida, Trinity College, 2018, Change Donations How did the MBA affect your career? I actually started a company with another Trinity MBA (...)

 Maria Waters: she  has been advised by three consultants that Pembro is the best course of treatment for her cancer. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The husband of a cancer patient has written to Irish medicines regulators urging them to act quickly on approving a drug that will treat her head and (...)

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage flag-waving in the  European Parliament. He was told by Irish MEP Mairead McGuinness: “Put your flags away. You’re leaving, and take the flags with you if you are leaving now.” Photograph: Getty Images

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage, surrounded by associates in ties emblazoned with Union Jacks, made one final attempt to grandstand in the European P(...)

The cost of VHI’s One Plan Family policy for two adults and two children will be €3,006, up from €2,931, VHI said.  Photograph: iStock.

Health insurer VHI has announced that it will increases its prices by an average of 2 per cent across a range of plans from March 1st. The company sa(...)

Health insurance: Whatever your life stage, before looking for a quote, make a list of what’s important to you.  Ask your provider or a broker for policies that match your needs.

Sometimes it pays to be promiscuous, never more so than with your health insurance. In fact, if you’ve had the same cover for three years, it’s time t(...)

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