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Comprehensive Health Insurance Scheme in Tamil Nadu

Comprehensive Health Insurance Scheme in Tamil Nadu

The Chief Minister's Comprehensive Health Insurance Scheme will benefit 1.34 crore families. Sum assured per family is Rs. 1 lakh/year for a total of 4 years.

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What is Medicare / Medicaid?

What is Medicare / Medicaid?

Medicaid / Medicare are different governmental programs that provide medical and health-related services to specific groups of people in U.S. and managed by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

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Health Insurance in India - An Introduction

Health Insurance in India - An Introduction

The term Health Insurance is used to describe a form of insurance that pays for medical expenses. Read on to choose from types of health insurance schemes available in India.

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Health Insurance For Pre-Existing Conditions

Health Insurance For Pre-Existing Conditions

Many people worry about getting health insurance plans for pre-existing conditions and they believe that if they are suffering from a medical condition, they will simply be denied insurance coverage.

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Health Insurance Portability Now a Reality

Health Insurance Portability Now a Reality

Switching of mediclaim policies from one insurer to another, without losing out on coverage due to exclusion is now possible in India as per IRDA guidelines on 1st Octí11.

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