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Here you will find all our latest news and press releases:

  • Medicash Backs New Mental Health Support Programme for Young People

    A creative mental health support programme is set to benefit hundreds of young people across Merseyside thanks to start-up funding from Liverpool cash plan provider Medicash. Yellow House is a local registered charity which utilises theatre, film and other techniques to help improve the emotional wellbeing of young people from socially excluded and disadvantaged backgrounds.

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  • Medicash Cardiact Campaign Expands With Astmoor Bid

    CardiACT was launched last year in Liverpool City Centre with the aim of ensuring that no person is ever more than two minutes away from a defibrillator. Evidence shows the chances of survival from a cardiac arrest is 80% if a defibrillator is used within that time. Without one, the chances of survival reduce to just 2%.

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  • Medicash Joins British Chambers of Commerce to Meet Chancellor Ahead of Autumn Statement

    Medicash chief executive Sue Weir was invited to 11 Downing Street recently to meet with Chancellor Philip Hammond ahead of his Autumn Budget Statement. The round table event was one of a series held by the Chancellor designed to allow business leaders to share their views on Brexit and discuss the actions government can take to support economic growth.

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  • Cash Boost For Healthy Hearts Campaign From Medicash

    (Michael Salla, Aaron Lennon, Paul Gambon) The Medicash Charitable Trust has donated £10,000 to Everton Football Club’s official charity, Everton in the Community. The cash will allow the organisation to deliver a three year Healthy Hearts Programme which will focus on young people aged between 15 and 35. Every week in the UK, 12 young people die as a result of sudden cardiac arrest.  A simple,…

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  • Record Sales for Medicash Announced in Latest Results

    Medicash has reported record sales in its annual accounts announced today. Sales of company paid plans rose to 41,469, up from 38,477 in 2014 driven by a strong intermediary led market, whilst the total number of Medicash policyholders grew by 11% to 188,314 - up from 169,918 the previous year. Key Figures          Chief executive Sue Weir said: “We are delighted to have experienced another year…

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  • Medicash and Medex Protect Address Major Market Gap with Innovative Hybrid PMI Family Product

    Leading health insurer Medicash has joined forces with industry specialists Medex Protect to launch a revolutionary new hybrid corporate PMI plan aimed specifically at families. Brokers can now offer employers an alternative to child PMI cover that can address the historical cross subsidy affecting premiums and P11D liability and in doing so save money whilst providing a wide range of unique…

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  • Medicash Awarded Top Security Accreditation

    Leading cash plan provider Medicash has just been awarded a prestigious security certification. ISO 27001 is the leading international accreditation recognising organisations that have demonstrated successful compliance with a series of stringent processes around information management and security. The award requires businesses to adhere to a rigorous set of standards published by the…

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  • Medicash Supports Vision For The Future

    Medicash is supporting the world renowned St. Paul’s Eye Unit in its mission to transform the future diagnosis and treatment of eye disease. There are currently almost two million people in the UK living with sight loss. By 2050, it is thought the number of people with sight loss in the UK will double to nearly four million.

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  • Medicash Pledges Continued Action Against IPT Hike at Amii Conference

    Healthcare cash plan provider Medicash has today announced it will continue its campaign against the rise in insurance premium tax (IPT) at the annual general meeting of the Association of Medical Insurers and Intermediaries (AMII). The first major tax rise came into force last November and represented an increase of 58% in the IPT rate from 6% to 9.5% as a result of the Chancellor’s post-election…

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  • Guide to healthcare: Why healthcare matters

    Sickness absence and health in the workplace are two key concerns for UK businesses – and yet the majority of businesses have no mid or long-term plan for how they will look after their workforce. Medicash has teamed up with Reward to identify some of the key issues facing employers and employees when it comes to healthcare. In this in-depth guide, we’ll outline ways to tackle the challenge of…

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