Aviva has launched its' 'Health Essentials' insurance to its corporate clients, enabling firms to offer top-up insurance to employees.
The insurer said Health Essentials offers health insurance targeting specific conditions and is intended to complement care customers receive through NHS health services. It can be selected by companies as fully funded company paid cover for all staff or groups of staff; or as part of a flexible benefit offer; either funded by the company or the employees. Aviva said the range aims to provide cover for all budgets and across all life stages. Launched to direct customers in early 2016, the products...
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