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Insurance Policy Claiming To Medical Advice To Health Checks

Insurance Policy Claiming To Medical Advice To Health Checks

The insurance policy claiming to medical advice to health checks; insurance getting tech-savvy. By the Artificial intelligence (AI) first entering the insurance through chat bots. Artificial intelligence, virtual assistance; and mobile applications are significantly reducing the time to process insurance claiming. Insurers give discounts in insurance policies by tracking lifestyle activities. However, the insurers have…

Minimum Cost Effectivness For People With Ayushman Bharat Scheme

Minimum Cost Effectivness For People With Ayushman Bharat Scheme

According to pradhan mantri jan arogya yojana scheme; the free hospital care to India’s nearly 100 million poor and marginalising families. Pradhan mantri jan arogya yojana has to bear the hospital expenses of people with unhealthy behaviours, for injuries or sickness on account of the negligence of other government agencies and for treating conditions associated…

The Urban Health Policy Governance In India

The Urban Health Policy Governance In India

A policy roundtable, the urban health governance in India subjecting that the urban areas are hubs of private healthcare delivery, an area that is very lightly regulated; adds two layers to the existing complexity. It is well acknowledged that overlapping jurisdictions and autonomy amongst the stakeholders has led to reducing accountability; and ineffective planning and…

Policy Holders To Stay Fit And Give Lower Premiums

Policy Holders To Stay Fit And Give Lower Premiums

All about 25-30% of Indians having health insurance; remaining one of the under penetrating segments in India innovation; few of the insurers have started offering products that prompt policy holders to stay fit and give lower premiums if they fulfill the criteria. But this popularly knowing as wellness programs, these policies help policyholders get benefits…

Health Insurance Despite Demanding From The Private Sector

Health Insurance Despite Demanding From The Private Sector

As per the Ayushman Bharat shceme, government has saying in parliament that it will not revise rates of the health insurance despite demanding from the private sector for working. At present, there is no proposal to review the prices of packages being offered under the Ayushman Bharat shceme. They have also saying that they do…

Health Protection Efforts By Ayushman Bharat

Health Protection Efforts By Ayushman Bharat

India rolling out the Ayushman Bharat scheme in 2018 providing the cashless annual hospitalisation to the citizens; where the annual hospitalization cover of up to ₹5 lakh to at least 107.4 million families. building on the experience of the country’s first nationwide social health insurance scheme; the Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana; which using public-private partnerships…

Ayushman Bharat Influence Quality Of Health Services

Ayushman Bharat Influence Quality Of Health Services

As the AB-PMJAY purchasing health services for more than 50 crore population; it can set up prices effectively, influence quality of health services; incentivise hospitals to improve quality with differential rates; and enforce electronic data sharing by private hospitals. As the scale and ambition of the scheme with its target group larger than the combined…

Central Digital Repository For Ayushman Bharat Health Data

Central Digital Repository For Ayushman Bharat Health Data

The web portal, named India Health Portal, is supposed to be a multi-lingual national portal. With a minimalistic design, the online platforms will be interoperable and have open APIs. Moreover, the blueprint also includes apps for medical education, emergency healthcare, public healths, and wellness. However, the central government is discussing the creation of National Digital…

National Insurance Over The Poor Health

National Insurance Over The Poor Health

As per the study India regulators raising alarm; over the poor health of National Insurance Company. As the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India has shot off a letter to the finance ministry raising the alarm over the deteriorating financial situation of state-run general insurer National Insurance Company Limited.  Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority…

Ayushman Bharat Mission On The Health Checkup

Ayushman Bharat Mission On The Health Checkup

National Health Protection Scheme is a centrally sponsoring scheme launching in 2018; under the Ayushman Bharat Mission of MoHFW in India. NHA De-empanels 250 hospitals after Ayushman health checkup. The patients charged for expensive procedures not conducted on them, multiple surgeries conducted on a single day late in the night; hysterectomies on men and fake…

Government May Not Review Ayushman Bharat Package Rates

Government May Not Review Ayushman Bharat Package Rates

National Health Protection Scheme is a centrally sponsored scheme launched in 2018, under the Ayushman Bharat Mission of MoHFW in India. One of the underlying principles were that the full capacity of private hospitals was not being utilized; and PMJAY is to provide additional volumes to them without additional investments in infrastructure and manpower etc.…

Medical Insurance To Same Sex Partners

Medical Insurance To Same Sex Partners

There are several companies in India; including Godrej Group, Accenture and IBM, offer medical insurance to same-sex partners of their LGBTQ employees. For the extend family health insurance coverage and relocation expenses in India to all domestic partners; including live in partners and LGBT. The citigroup will be the first company; in the country to…