Irish Independent: Everyday healthcare cash-back plan an alternative to costly insurance


It is estimated that approximately 100,000 customers hold cash-plan cover, said health insurance broker Dermot Goode of

The main provider of cash plans is HSF Health Plan (HSF), which offers about 15 different plans to suit all family types and budgets, he said.

Mr Goode said all health insurers offer limited cash back on day-to-day medical expenses, but the new player is set to “offer an excellent range of benefits”.