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WPA LifeStage Health: Women’s Health (Protection Review: Gold, Adviser score 6)

January 2022 WPA: Other


WPA’s new LifeStage Health corporate healthcare product enables employers to facilitate access to expert healthcare to support women throughout the events that happen naturally and predictably during the course of their lives. Raising awareness and knowledge gives personalised insights to increase wellbeing and helps prevent those conditions that are avoidable. It recognises that for some, these different life stages can lead to physical and mental challenges that impact their wellbeing, their families and their careers. The plan recognises three particular life stages in women’s lives: Managing periods and fertility preparation. The reproductive years. Menopause support. Pathway benefits up to an…
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Unum Corporate Optical Insurance

January 2022 Unum: Other


Unum has updated and extended its Corporate Optical Insurance Plan, which now includes:         Immediate eligibility to claim for eye tests, lenses and frames paid for after the policy start date. Covering more everyday optical expenses. The freedom to visit any optician and buy frames and lenses from any provider, anywhere. A simple, online claims management portal to speed up reimbursements. A one-off benefit of £10,000 in the event of loss of sight as a result of an accident. Flexible cover on both an employer and employee-funded basis. Solutions to fit companies of all sizes and a range…
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WPA Absolute Health (Protection Review: Gold, Adviser score 7.0)

January 2022 WPA: PMI


WPA has launched a new comprehensive health insurance product for corporates with 150-999 employees. The insurer says Absolute Health has been designed for mid-to-large employers that want to offer benefits which help them deliver their corporate healthcare strategy and objectives. It is a fully insured claims rated product that includes profit share optionality, as well as pathways for musculoskeletal, mental health and cancer as standard. Claims on the product can be made via WPA's Health App with access to the insurer's Precision Analytics platform also included. Key elements include: The plan has been designed to be flexible, whilst maintaining a…
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Metlife EverydayProtect (Protection Review: Silver, Adviser score 7.8)

January 2022 MetLife: Other


MetLife has enhanced its EverydayProtect plan, offering flexible protection tailored to suit customers’ changing lifestyles and is particularly suited to self-employed, families and individuals with active lifestyles. EverdayProtect is designed to complement more traditional protection and covers broken bones, hospital stays and unexpected accidents. Cover is affordable and customers can also add additional extras such as Child Cover (which covers children up to age 18 or to 23 if in education, an unpaid traineeship/apprenticeship or with dependency on the policyholder due to mental and/or physical disability) from just £1 a month. MetLife says one of the key enhancements is enabling…
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National Friendly Income Protection (Protection Review: Gold, Adviser score 7.3)

January 2022 National Friendly: IP


National Friendly has launched a full income protection policy, complementing its recently launched Accident Only Income Protection policy. The insurer says the new plan means a choice for clients seeking income protection, with the accident only version offering no medical underwriting, and appealing to those with pre-existing medical conditions who may not be able to secure full IP cover. The new full policy has a commonsense underwriting approach, National Friendly says, which allows cover for well-controlled Type 2 diabetes, and the opportunity for a slick straight through application process, which it says is unique to the market. The policy includes…
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