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Remember the Fortis medical bill worth Rs 16 lakh? This law will ensure it never happens again

In November last year, FortisNSE -2.11 % Memorial Research Institute (Gurgaon) charged the family of a seven-year-old dengue patient nearly Rs 16 lakh for 15 days in the ICU. The girl died while being shifted from Fortis to Rockland Hospital. Hospitals in big cities inflate costs of medicine, etc., sometimes […]

Difference in Health Insurance , Cancer Insurance and Critical Illness Policy

Difference in Health Insurance , Cancer Insurance and Critical Illness Policy According to a cancer research paper published in the Lancet Oncology Journal, about 10 lakh people in India are diagnosed with cancer every year and 6 to 7 lakh succumb to this fatal disease. By 2035, these numbers may almost double […]

Star Health Insurance Sale Last round– Premji and Jhunjunwala also interested

Star health and Allied Insurance

US insurer Prudential and Indian billionaire Azim Premji are joining forces to challenge a consortium of WestBridge Capital and Kedaara Capital, besides others, in the fight for a controlling stake in Star Health and Allied Insurance. Competition for the asset may intensify in the wake of the National Health Protection […]

Top 5 Tips to buy Health Insurance in India

Top 5 Tips to buy Health Insurance in India Mr Sahai, age 39, working with an MNC having an annual income of about Rs 10 lacs, wants to buy a health insurance policy for his family consisting of his wife and two children’s and also his parents (age 62 & […]

Modicare may lead to Underquoting – Star Health CMD

Private sector health insurer Star Health started its government backed insurance policies with Andhra Pradesh when YS Rajasekhara Reddy was the chief minister. It then signed up Tamil Nadu and managed the ambitious state government scheme. When AIADMK was elected to power in 2011, it was forced out as the […]

Max Bupa Goactive Plan with OPD facility

Max-Bupa-GoActive-Health Insurance Plan

With the aim of catering ‘daily health needs’ digitally, Max Bupa on Tuesday announced its digitally enabled new Health Insurance Plan ‘GoActive’. “The GoActive is a holistic health insurance plan that has been designed to give customers 360 degree coverage for their daily health needs including inpatient hospitalization and on-the-go […]

Which policy is better? Icici Lombard or Religare Care…

Which Mobile is best? IPhone or Samsung Galaxy It depends on a person’s requirement, which enable him to decide best among two. I am in health insurance and most of the companies have Apps on Android, so Samsung is better for me. It does not make IPhone inferior. Coming to […]

Apollo Munich Optima Restore Plan

apollo-munich Health Insurance Agent , Mediclaim Agent

Apollo Munich offer coverage from the age of 5 years onwards with maximum entry age of 65 years. A dependent child can be covered from the 91st day (if either parents are covered under this policy). You and/ or your family members namely spouse, dependent children, dependent parents / parents […]

How to Choose Best Health Insurance Policy ?

Best health Insurance Policy

With no shortage of insurers offering it, medical insurance has now become one of the most commonly purchase types of insurance. To cater to diverse needs, health insurance companies in India are offering a bouquet of insurance plans which cater to a set of needs. The internet has been a […]