Description:A low cost private medical scheme.
Newest Review: ... dentist for my regualr check ups and i also wear glasses, i think if i didn't wear glasses i probably wouldn't get my money's ... more
Customer SimplyHealth Reviews (4)
by PJUK - written on 15/07/12
One of the poorest value products around. Looks good on paper until you have to deal with this company. And what's worse - look at how much they spend to administer policies! Just look at their accounts and you realise where the money goes.
by Priti - written on 04/05/11, updated on 13/04/12
This company used to be good, but I only discovered what they were like when I had to make a claim. Never again!
by - written on 03/01/10 (Useful, 776 readings)
My employer offer a discount on tax for paying for simply health insurance directly from my salary at sorce thus avoiding paying tax / NI on the money used to pay simply health. I find this beneficial as i attend the dentist for my regualr check ups and i also wear glasses, i think if i didn't wear glasses i probably wouldn't get my money's worth from the amount it costs me each month. To see if its worthwile for you have va look at the monthly costs for each level of cover and times by 12 then work out how much you spend annualy on things such as the dentist, opticians, out patient care etc (bear in mind the upper threshold limits for each item) ... Read the complete review
by - written on 20/02/03, updated on 08/01/04 (Somewhat useful, 2310 readings)
Review updated 8/1/04 About Simplyhealth was previously Manor House Friendly Society which was one of the oldest mutual health insurers in the UK, in fact they claim to have been a small version of the NHS until all that changed after the war. Since I wrote the initial review they have been taken over by HSA which from what I have seen has meant the forms have got smaller (a good thing) and certain procedures are dealt with more quickly, namely complementary therapy and cancer operations. Simplyhealth does not aim to compete with the NHS but rather complements it, this means for certain more expensive and long term urgent treatments you will be referred ... Read the complete review