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Regulatory Backing Required to Widen the Reach of Health Insurance

Raise the present tax rebate of Rs 5,000 available for preventive checkups to Rs 10,000 and ensure it is in addition to the rebate one receives for Read More

Health Insurance Plan for the Poor to be Reworked

The beneficiaries will be allowed to receive transport allowance of Rs 200 per hospitalisation with a maximum subsidy of Rs 2,000 in a policy periodRead More

The National Health Sector Objectives

Social Health Insurance (SHI) is desirable to both statist or market driven models. A health care network that is accessible, economical and effectRead More

TN Decides to Accredit Hospitals Providing Health Insurance

State health scheme has reached to more than seven lakh lives so far, spending around Rs. 1,509 crore since its initiation in January 2012 Tamil NaRead More

Andhra Bank’s New Health Insurance Scheme

Andhra Bank’s New Health Insurance Scheme AB-Arogyadaan is the new improvised health insurance plan launched by Andhra Bank, designed to provide eRead More

Health Care Supreme by Bajaj Allianz Insurance

Comprehensive plan, Health Care Supreme launched by Bajaj Allianz General Insurance. MUMBAI, JUNE, 7: Health Care Supreme is a comprehensive healthRead More

An Exclusive Health Insurance Cover to be Launched for Urban co-op Members

Around 800 diseases would be covered under the scheme. The State government will soon introduce the Yashaswini health insurance scheme for members Read More

IBM, Accenture Among Firms Found Eligible for Fraud Analytics System of IRDA

April 22nd, 2014; Mumbai: the bids of firms like IBM, Accenture have been shortlisted for Industry wide Fraud Analytics System by IRDA. The bids ofRead More

Insurers Say No to a Standalone OPD Health Plan

16th April, 2014: Insurance companies denied coming up with a standalone OPD Health Plan this soon as there is no point of it when the basic hospitaRead More

Surgical Protection Plan got Recently Introduced by Bajaj Allianz General

There are 11 sum insured options to choose from, varying from Rs.1 lakh to Rs.10 lakh A new product by the name of Surgical Protection Plan has beeRead More