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    5 things you should know about a standard health insurance product

    Carrying similar policy wordings and enabling seamless portability among the insurers, It aims to take care of the basic health needs.

    Standard Corona Kavach health insurance: Coverage, suitability and more

    Early in July, 2020, IRDAI mandated all insurers to launch two-standard Covid-specific health plans, Covid Kavach and Covid Rakshak. The former is a mandatory indemnity plan which pays for

    All you need to know about indemnity-type Corona Kavach health insurance

    The cover will only be applicable if the person insured tests positive for Covid. The policy covers expenses for bed charges, nursing charges, blood tests, PPE kits, oxygen, ICU and doctor consultation fees during hospitalisation.

    IRDAI allows Arogya Sanjeevani policy to be sold as group health insurance

    This standard group policy is expected to be useful to various private, public firms for covering the medical needs of their employees. The group policy is expected to provide protection to a large number of employees engaged in SMEs, services, etc.

    Should you buy Bajaj Capital's coronavirus health policy that pays a lump sum to surviving insured?

    Should you buy Bajaj Capital's coronavirus health policy that pays a lump sum to surviving insured?

    This is an indemnity type medical insurance policy offered to individuals for reimbursement of hospitalization expenses subject to conditions. The

    IRDAI allows Corona Kavach policy to be sold as group health insurance

    Earlier this month, amid spurt in Covid-19 cases in the country, the regulator mandated all insurers to launch Corona Kavach health insurance policy for both individuals and families. This is a standard policy created specifically to provide health insurance for coronavirus treatment.

    How much premium will you pay for indemnity-type Covid Kavach health insurance?

    Covid Kavach is an indemnity plan that is available for individuals and families and will offer sum insured of up to Rs 5 lakh for hospitalisation expenses related to Covid-19. Here are some insurers’ premium rates for a 35-year-old man for a Rs 5 lakh plan.

    Should you get a covid-specific insurance plan?

    Irdai has directed all general and health insurers to bring out two standard Covid-specific plans: Covid Kavach and Covid Rakshak. Many have announc

    Insurers can act against hospitals saying no to cashless coronavirus treatment: IRDAI

    The regulator has also asked insurance companies to set up an exclusive grievance redressal system to solve the challenges faced by policyholders. Further, IRDAI has asked insurers to report to government agencies where policyholders’ interests are adversely affected because of conduct the network providers.

    Who should opt for indemnity-type Covid Kavach health insurance

    Who should opt for indemnity-type Covid Kavach health insurance

    Given the fact that the market already has basic health plans covering the disease as well as Covid-specific plans, what was the need for another ex

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