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Providing you with a vital level of cover and the benefits of private healthcare at an affordable cost. Our Essentials range gives you and your family health insurance with that all-important peace of mind.


Our Essentials health insurance cover gives you a whole host of benefits, ensuring that you get the crucial medical care that you need. You’ll have fast access to an initial consultation and diagnostic test relating to an in-patient admission, which means you’ll be able to find out whether something is wrong sooner. You'll also be covered if you need to be admitted to a private hospital for surgery for an acute condition.

Plus Upgrade

If you’re looking for a more comprehensive level of private medical cover then choose our Plus Upgrade option to gain access to cancer treatments, palliative treatment, home nursing and treatment for cardiovascular conditions. This upgrade will also be perfect if you’re looking for a more inclusive level of in-patient benefits.

Interested? Get your instant online quote today to see how little private health insurance could cost you. To see all of the benefits you’ll have access to, take a look at our Private Health Insurance Brochure.

Health Insurance Benefits

At General & Medical, we want to give you the best and look after your health. When you take a policy out with us we’ll give you access to a range of exclusive benefits and luxury discounts.

You’ll gain support at your fingertips with our Health and Wellbeing Services, which includes access to a range helpful information, health checks, telephone counselling with a fully trained and qualified counsellor and different lifestyle programs.

On top of all of that, you’ll also have access to our exclusive Lifestyle Rewards, offering you a range of discounts and unique deals on a variety of luxury products, services and experiences.

We have a wide range of benefits available, take a look at Your Benefits to see the rewards you could receive.

To find out more and compare our health insurance products, please see our health insurance cover comparison table.

Other Health Insurance Covers

Everyday Private Health Insurance


Providing you with a more comprehensive level of cover, giving you that extra bit of care at an affordable price.

Lifestyle Private Health Insurance


Designed with you and your family in mind, we’ll be there in your time of need with our wide range of benefits.

Elite Private Health Insurance


Elite features all those important extras including dentistry, optical services and cover for boarding your beloved pets.

What's next?

Our Private Health Insurance has been designed to suit all needs and budgets, take a look to see what covers we have available. You can also enhance your private healthcare cover to include certain pre-existing conditions, include enhanced mental health treatment and more.

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