Warns that low rates for procedures will compromise patient safety

BHUBANESWAR: The Odisha government said on Thursday it would not implement Modicare because its own health scheme, announced on Tuesday, was better than the former.

Model tender documents for showcasing health insurance scheme released

The insurance industry, a sector with assets worth around USD 15 trillion, needs to urgently step up its low-carbon investments and prepare its portfolios for climate-related financial risks, according to an Asset Owners Disclosure Project report.

The New India Assurance Company may increase premiums in group health insurance in order to reduce its loss ratios in this segment, said G Srinivasan, Chairman and Managing Director.

Health insurance claims in Rajasthan under the government’s Bhamashah Swashthya Bima Yojana have shot up dramatically, from Rs 7.5 crore in the first week — the current scheme began on December 13,

Choosing from the over 180 health insurance policies offered by the 20-odd health insurers is no easy task.

“Why would you buy health insurance while you are young and healthy?”
“Get health insurance to save tax”
“Aren’t you already covered by your employer?”

Blame it on relatively unhealthy lifestyles, or bad eating habits

MUMBAI: If frequent allegations of overcharging and negligence against doctors haven't been an indicator of strained doctor-patient ties, a new online survey has found that nine out of 10 patients

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