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HEALTH INSURANCE NEWS

Lessons to learn from first wave of COVID-19 pandemic

May 13, 2021 1:58 pm

Numerous people bought a term or health insurance policy fearing they might get infected with the virus anytime and may need hospitalisation or probably even die if the conditions worsen.

No steep premium hike for health policies: Irdai

May 08, 2021 1:12 am

The Irdai said a health regulator would have helped in terms of adherence to treatment protocols, reasonability of charges and service quality at hospitals.

Go for higher sum insured when you renew your health insurance plan

April 30, 2021 5:55 pm

Policyholders are moving from a sum insured of Rs 3-5 lakh to those with a higher sum insured of Rs 25 lakh, and even up to Rs 1 crore.

Why you should not miss out on your health insurance renewal

April 20, 2021 2:24 pm

Here are some of the prominent disadvantages of missing out on your health insurance renewal date.

More people porting their health insurance plans for enhanced coverage

April 13, 2021 1:32 pm

People who bought health insurance covers with minimum sum insured – mostly between Rs 5 lakh – 10 lakh are now enhancing their covers by porting into health policies with higher sum insured.

A step by step guide for corporate employees to claim health insurance tax deductions

March 22, 2021 12:08 pm

Having an adequate coverage for oneself and family members to take care of health risks is the right step forward towards living a healthy life.

Higher sum insured health insurance policies cater to all medical emergencies

March 17, 2021 5:35 pm

With medical inflation rising at the rate of over 50 per cent i.e. from 4.39 per cent in 2017-18 to 7.14 per cent in 2018-19, having a health insurance policy with a higher sum insured has become a basic necessity as it can help you cover any medical emergency.

Why buy individual health plans for parents

March 08, 2021 6:26 pm

It is not just the coronavirus, senior citizens are usually more vulnerable to diseases and hence it is necessary to cover them under an adequate health insurance policy for staying financially protected.

Vi partners with Aditya Birla Life Insurance to offer health insurance on two prepaid plans: Here's how it works

March 03, 2021 8:52 am

Vodafone Idea or Vi has announced its partnership with Aditya Birla Health Insurance (ABHI). The telecom company will offer health insurance benefits to users on select prepaid recharges.

Buying health insurance for people with pre-existing ailments

February 17, 2021 6:23 pm

One important thing to remember is that the pre-existing ailments are only covered post serving a mandatory pre-defined waiting period.