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60 Million Insured under National Rural Health Insurance (RSBY)

Recently, we came across news in an online Publication, hindustantimes.com Rashtriya Swasthya Bima YojanaRecently, we came across news in an online Publication, hindustantimes.com In 26 months, RSBY has enrolled more than 60 million people in 22 states; by next year that should double to 100 million. This is the first use, on this scale, of India's technology prowess to run a national socal-security programme. If RSBY succeeds, it could be the precursor for reforms . . .

Oriental Insurance’s Top Priority is Personal Health Insurance!

Recently, we came across news in an online Publication, economictimes.indiatimes.com Oriental InsuranceRecently, we came across news in an online Publication, economictimes.indiatimes.com India’s insurance sector witnessed dramatic changes in the last 10 years after it was opened up for private players at the turn of the millennium. An influx of private players and the tough competition that ensued forced state-run insurance firms to focus more on the quality of services, rather than just . . .

Indian Government proposes Health Insurance Scheme for BPL Families

Recently, we came across news in an online Publication, timesofindia.indiatimes.com Domestic workers may soon get health coverRecently, we came across news in an online Publication, timesofindia.indiatimes.com NEW DELHI: The labour ministry has moved a Cabinet proposal to extend the health insurance scheme for BPL families — Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana — to domestic workers. It means government will register workers, mostly maids working in domestic households, to give them insurance benefit. The task force has recommended . . .

Life Insurance companies offering Health Insurance plan

Recently, we came across news in an online Publication, globalsurance.com Health Plus Life Insurance PlanRecently, we came across news in an online Publication, globalsurance.com Future Generali’s Health product is planned for a future launch date. Since the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) decided to allow combination products of health insurance coupled with life insurance earlier in 2010, Future Generali is planning on having its health plus life insurance ready within the next two months. The . . .

India’s private healthcare sector to spend more on IT

Recently, we came across news in an online Publication, businesswire.com The economic downturn has barely touched India healthcare, says AMI Healthcare Sector to spend more on ITRecently, we came across news in an online Publication, businesswire.com The economic downturn has barely touched India healthcare, says AMI KOLKATA, India-- With the growth of the India middle class, there is a shift toward private healthcare services. And the health insurance sector is maturing, offering greater scope and reach. India’s medical tourism is also booming. “In other words, the stage is . . .

Now… Rural India can buy Health Insurance on Mobile!

Recently, we came across news in an online Publication, centralchronicle.com Mobile Enrollment Technology by HDFC ERGORecently, we came across news in an online Publication, centralchronicle.com Bangalore, June 25: HDFC ERGO General Insurance, a leading private general insurance company, in association with Biocon Foundation, today launched 'Mobile enrolment technology' to enable the rural masses to buy health insurance policies with the help of just a mobile phone making the process paper-less and hassle free. Over 10,000 policies . . .

How feasible is Govt. Funded Health Insurance Plan for 62 Lakh Teachers?

Recently, we came across news in an online Publication, m.timesofindia.com Health Insurance and Life Insurance for TeacherRecently, we came across news in an online Publication, m.timesofindia.com NEW DELHI: In a move that could benefit more than 62 lakh school teachers in government, municipal and private unaided schools, the Centre plans to provide them with life insurance and health insurance at highly subsidized rates. The health insurance would cover a family of six the teacher himself or herself, the . . .

Buy Health Insurance to Improve your Health

Recently, we came across news in an online Publication, business-standard.com Buy Health Insurance to improve your HealthRecently, we came across news in an online Publication, business-standard.com You need not shell out the big bucks to be pampered. Buy a health insurance and enjoy luxury treatment at a spa, join a gymnasium or a yoga centre and get the necessary incentives that suit your budget. Insurers, including ICICI Lombard General Insurance Co Ltd and Bajaj Allianz General Insurance, are . . .

Switching Health Insurance Companies should become easy!

Recently, we came across news of a judgement in an online Publication, news.yahoo.com Switching Health Care ProviderRecently, we came across news of a judgement in an online Publication, news.yahoo.com New Delhi, June 13 (PTI) Mediclaim policyholders, who are not satisfied with the service of their existing service providers, will be able to switch to another insurer soon without any change in the premium outgo. However, this facility will be available to those policyholders who are insured for . . .

Consumer Commission denies relief to Mediclaim policy holder for non-disclosure

Recently, we came across news of a judgement in a leading online Publication, Zeenews.com Non Disclosure in Proposal fomRecently, we came across news of a judgement in a leading online Publication, Zeenews.com New Delhi: The National Consumer Commission has upheld the rejection of a Mediclaim of person, who suffered a heart attack within a week of taking an insurance policy, saying he failed to disclose the past history of the disease to the company.  "It is well settled that . . .

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