Healthcare provider Simplyhealth has launched a television advertising and social media campaign to raise money for national heart charity Heart Research UK.
The number of older people living with cancer in the UK is set to treble by 2040 with increased demand on health services, Macmillan has reported.
Macmillan Cancer Support has welcomed the "greater clarity" around cancer networks in the NHS Commissioning Board Special Authority report on the future of strategic clinical networks.
Inclusion of overseas treatment options to innovate private medical insurance products may not catch on, Jelf Employee Benefits has said.
PMI policyholders severe pancreatitis could be the first in line to access a new EU gene therapy.
PruHealth has been increasing its integration with PruProtect to broaden focus beyond specialist healthcare advisers.
New Aviva PMI policyholders will be able to claim in full for out-patient consultations, tests and treatments needed after a cancer diagnosis.
Bupa's decision to stop selling private medical insurance (PMI) through intermediaries is "a shame", Avelo has stated.
Coming soon to a small screen near you, homesurance. Or that is the theory, says Greg Becker, who explores its growing success in Asia.
Bupa's withdrawal from the broker channel for individual PMI is disappointing, the Association of Medical Insurance Intermediaries (AMII) has said.
Bupa's decision to withdraw its individual PMI offering through intermediaries has been dubbed "extraordinary" by a specialist broker.
GP practices will be given a mark out of ten by patients through a new government initiative.
Bupa has revealed the first results statistics on its controversial open referral initiative, and the results are encouraging according to the insurer.
Lead generator, Lead Co-op, has begun offering Private Medical Insurance (PMI) leads.
InterGlobal is to sponsor the International Air Ambulance Alliance (IAAA), a network committed to raising the professional standards of fixed-wing air ambulance providers.
Bupa has launched Bupa Anytime HealthLine, a helpline providing 24 hour, unlimited medical advice and information from a team of GPs and nurses.
I do few PMI sales and want to cover my back with a business client. They are a wealthy couple in their 50s and both have had heart attacks. Obviously their PMI cost is high but they are looking at moratorium underwriting to alleviate this. Am I right...
Freedom Healthnet has upped the age limit for clients wishing to purchase its private medical insurance (PMI) plan.
Medical insurance brokers have applauded moves by private medical insurance (PMI) providers to remove the limits on cancer coverage for many standard polices.
Axa PPP has removed all cost and time limits for licensed cancer drug treatment for patients on its standard individual and SME plans.
PruHealth has expanded its Vitality programme to include group scheme members and Standard Life Healthcare customers.
Axa PPP healthcare has posted 33 videos on its website to help members to better understand the ins and outs of undergoing private medical treatment.
Aviva has apologised for "cross-selling" discounted private medical insurance (PMI) to advisers' clients, in what the insurer has said was a mistake.
Aviva has overhauled its cancer coverage for both individual and group private medical insurance (PMI) schemes.