Private medical insurance

Coronavirus only proves that SMEs need employee benefits

Employee benefits have already proven their worth during the Covid-19 pandemic, but Steve Herbert believes they’ll become more important to...

Employee benefits: Why data is king

12 Mar 2020

PROMOTED Data is an inevitable result of the digital era. When you can track anything and everything, there’s an inherent opportunity within the resulting information...

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Aon buys Willis Towers Watson in £23bn deal

9 Mar 2020

Aon is to acquire Willis Towers Watson in an all-share deal that will create the world’s largest insurance broker.

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Global mobility and HR summit comes to London

23 Oct 2019

London hosts the Forum for Expatriate Management’s 2019 Global Mobility Summit next month with Brexit and immigration high on the...

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How businesses can support the NHS and help employees

24 Jun 2019

Businesses should take a more proactive approach to their employees' health and help take the strain off the NHS.

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Uber to give drivers medical cover, sick pay and other benefits

24 May 2018

Uber is to introduce numerous protections for its drivers through a new insurance scheme, including sick pay and maternity and...

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Wellbeing technology in the workplace: implantable sensors

Wellbeing technology in the workplace: trending now and in future 

4 Jan 2018

In part two of a major guide, Stephen Haynes looks at emerging wellbeing technology in the workplace that has the...

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10 benefits to include in a flexible benefits scheme

24 Aug 2017

Flexible benefits schemes can help to boost employee recruitment and retention by increasing the range of benefits available to employees....

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Healthcare trusts: Watch out for tax rule changes

6 Jun 2017

Many employers use healthcare trusts and medical master trusts to deliver healthcare benefits to staff. But new rules on tax...

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Mental health risk: employers and insurers need a joined-up approach

23 Aug 2016

Employers should address rising stress and mental health risk through collaboration between internal departments and insurance providers. A dedicated employee...

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Can income protection insurance fund return to work?

18 Feb 2015

The Government is soon to launch a national Fit for Work service, including a tax exemption of up to £500...

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An introduction to private medical insurance

18 Nov 2010

Private medical insurance: executive perk or absence management tool?Sickness absence is a key issue for UK business. When employees fall...

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Ten reasons for an employer to offer PMI

25 Oct 2010

Sometimes it’s easy to think of private medical insurance as a perk offered to your most senior staff. It can...

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Corporate healthcare trusts

18 Feb 2010

Healthcare trusts (HCTs) are a viable alternative to conventional private medical insurance for larger organisations.Some administration companies assert that HCTs...

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Corporate PMI suppliers and tax issues

18 Feb 2010

CORPORATE PMI PROVIDERS:Here are some of the major suppliers of corporate private medical insurance in the UK:AXA PPP Healthcare provides...

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