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15 Lakh State Employees and Pensioners to Get Cashless Medical Facility from May, 2017

Government authorities are planning to provide over 15 Lakh state employees and pensioners with cashless medical facility starting from May, 2017, repRead More

5 Reasons not to delay purchase of health insurance cover

Without a medical cover, people end up losing their earnings and assets to cover the treatment cost for themselves and their loved ones. (Reuters) LeRead More

Insurance industry seeks hike in tax exemption limit

Officials of the insurance industry claim that the government should increase the tax exemption limit for health insurance and also initiate financialRead More

IRDAI Proposes Fitness Discounts In Health Insurance

In an exposure draft on Health Insurance Regulations 2016, Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) stated that insurance compRead More

Insurance Sales Expected to Revamp in 2016

To boost the sales of insurance, IRDA has come up with a solution in the form of over-the-counter products. These OTC products could be sold in both uRead More

Health Insurers to Bring Plans with Cashless Cover for OPD

Insurers like Royal Sundaram and Bajaj Allianz are working on products that reimburse expenses made for OPD, pharmacy and consultation. These expensesRead More

Government toiling to provide cashless health insurance through the DBT platform

The government is into serious discussions with states, like Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and Gujarat that provide cashless health insurance. The idea behinRead More

Going Live Soon–Health Insurance TPA of India

The Health Insurance TPA of India Ltd, structured by public sector non-life insurance companies to handle their health claims, is ready to go live. AbRead More

IRDAI Proposes to Launch Simple Insurance Products

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) is working with non-life insurance companies to launch simple insurance products wRead More

IRDAI Launches Centralized Health Insurance Portal

The Chairman of Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI), Mr. T S Vijayan has launched a portal called the ‘Registry of HospiRead More

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