Aviva confirms rise in premiums
Aviva Health is increasing its prices by an average of 12.7%.
The hikes come into effect from March 23.
It is blaming new public bed charges in hospitals, the increase in the risk equalisation levy and a rise in claims costs.
The company is calling on the Government to introduce lifetime community rating to stop younger people leaving the health insurance market because of rising premiums.
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