What kind of disease-wise capping can be put in GMC to manage price?

With disease-wise capping, an insurer can reduce claims out-go and hence its risk for the GMC. Though you can select the list of diseases and respective capping for a group policy insurers have pre-defined slabs of lower limits, default limits, and higher limits. Below is an illustration of these slabs –   Lower Limits – […]

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Who is the right insurer for a start-up GMC?

When you are buying group insurance for the first time, you have to be extra cautious in your choice of service partner. There are 20+ general and health insurance companies in the market offering group health insurance services. Choosing among them can be a tough task. Below mentioned are a few parameters that can help […]

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How can employees take advantage of group to individual portability?

As per Health Regulations 2016, portability guidelines, members covered under any group health insurance policy of a general/health insurer can port/migrate from a group policy to an individual policy with the same insurer. Though group health insurance schemes do not provide all the benefits which are available in an individual policy, they seem to be more relaxed. This guideline is extremely […]

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What are the limitations of a Group Health Insurance for an employee?

Though group health insurance policies are extremely flexible by design in terms of enrollment and operability, they come with their own set of limitations. Below we highlight a few limitations of the group health insurance program –   The employee has little or no control over their individual coverage. Designed the benefit structure of the […]

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Types of endorsement scales in group medical insurances

As an organization contemplating group medical coverage (GMC), you might have encountered different types of endorsement methods. This post helps to make sense of these endorsement methods. Insurers frequently use two types of endorsements methods in the case of group medical insurance: Pro-rata As the name suggests, pro-rata means proportionate. In this endorsement method, the […]

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Benefits and process of porting from group to individual cover

The Health Regulations of 2016 include portability guidelines for changing from group to individual health insurance policies. Members covered under a group health insurance policy can port/migrate to an individual policy with the same insurer. Let’s look into the benefits and process of porting from group to individual insurance cover. Benefits of porting The insurer […]

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Should you select Group Mediclaim based on premium?

Offering a good group medical insurance plan can give employees a sense of security help retain the best talent and strengthen their motivation to drive your business towards heights of success. As an employer, you can get tax benefits on the amount of premium paid towards the group medical insurance policy. Corporate health insurance companies are […]

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