The insurance regulator has stated 199 basic items for which patients would now have to pay from their pockets

The guidelines on ‘standardisation in health’ list various standard expenses that would be excluded from hospitalisation indemnity policies, or reimbursement health insurance plans through which insurers pay the insured for treatment costs. The insurance regulator has stated 199 basic items for which patients would now have to pay from their pockets, while receiving hospital treatment.…

All you want to know about Health Insurance

What is Health Insurance? The term health insurance, popularly known as Medical Insurance or Mediclaim is a type of insurance that covers your medical expenses. The concept of health insurance is new in India but its awareness is growing fast. Health insurance comes in handy in case of severe emergencies. Life is unpredictable, insurance can…

Health, motor or property cover may cost more from April

Buying general insurance such as health, motor or property cover could cost more from April. The finance ministry has asked the national reinsurer, General Insurance Corporation, to stop underwriting loss-making businesses. The government has also said if insurers take on loss-making businesses, they should bear the risk in their books or increase premium rates. While…

Health Insurance Cover should be raised: FICCI

With More and more poor people in the country getting into the debt trap due to medical expenses, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) on Sunday said that steps need to be taken  to increase the health insurance awareness and penetration. Taking proper and appropriate health insurance policy is the least…

Family Health Insurance Benefits

Individual Health Insurance covering the entire family is called a “Family Floater Plan” Family floater plans usually costs less if compared to a family having individual life insurance plans for each and every member of the family There are not any per specific illness limit or limitation The whole family gain the benefit; the floater…