All Scottish Widows Protect policies come with Scottish Widows Care, provided in partnership with RedArc, at no extra cost from the day the policy starts. RedArc is an independent organisation which has helped over 37,000 individuals and their families through serious illness, chronic health conditions, bereavement and disabilities.
RedArc has a team of Personal Nurses who are all highly experienced and qualified nurses with a wide range of specialised and general medical knowledge.
The services they provide include long-term practical advice and emotional support for any serious physical or mental illness, bereavement, trauma or disability. Relevant resources, signposting and a wide range of services to help are available such as: therapies, counselling, second medical opinion and practical help at home.
From 22nd March 2021 Scottish Widows Protect policies also come with access to the Clinic in a PocketTM mobile app provided by Square Health with 24/7 GP appointments and prescription delivery services.
Scottish Widows provides RedArc and Cinic in a PocketTM services at no extra cost, they are not a core benefit of the plan. These services can be amended, replaced or withdrawn at any time.