Critical Illness Cover.
Many illnesses can have a long recovery time. This type of cover is designed to pay out a (tax-free) lump sum in the event of you suffering from certain types of serious illness or if you have to undergo certain types of surgery.
Income Protection Insurance is designed to pay a regular tax free monthly income if you are unable to work due to illness or injury.
Private Medical Insurance.
Private Medical Insurance allows you to pay for the costs of private medical treatment. The specific medical conditions covered and the treatments available will vary depending on the insurance policy.