Private Hospitals Association Urge Consumers to Check the Vitals of their Health Insurance Cover

The Private Hospitals Association (PHA) has today launched a new information campaign urging patients with private health insurance to be more vigilant when renewing their health cover and to ensure they are adequately covered for core treatment areas.

“Know the ABC of Private Health Cover” is an accessible guide highlighting the importance of people having appropriate cover relevant to their age and likely future health requirements, and in particular to ensure cover for more complex treatment areas such as cancer, cardiology and orthopaedics.

PHA Welcomes Appointment of Laura Magahy As Executive Director of Sláintecare Health Reform Programme

The Private Hospitals Association welcomes the appointment of Laura Magahy as the new executive director of Sláintecare Health Reform programme. We anticipate constructive engagement with Ms. Magahy on how all of the state’s healthcare assets can be utilised to initiate the necessary reforms to deliver the healthcare needs of all citizens.   We anticipate a…

Association announces Simon Nugent as new chief

1 October 2015. The representative body of the independently-funded hospital sector, the Independent Hospitals Association of Ireland (IHAI), has announced that Simon Nugent has taken up the role as Director of the organisation. Simon will be responsible for the leadership of the IHAI, representation of the sector to Government and other stakeholders, provision of advice…