Health Insurance to Cover Expenses incurred on AYUSH Treatments too?
Published On 05 Jul 2019 By Sakshi Aggarwal
In a draft issued by the insurance regulator, norms have been set for a standard health insurance product. The products considered provide basic sum insured options ranging between Rs. 50,000 and Rs. 10 Lakh and define the structure for customers purchasing policies on an individual basis without any restriction on upper age limit. However, the minimum age limit has been decided on 18 years for principal insured, and the maximum entry age has been decided on 65 years with lifelong
The basic plan will also provide cover for expenses arising from AYUSH treatments. These are-Ayurveda, Unani, Sidha and Homeopathy systems of treatment. However, these will be subject to fixed and standard sub-limits depending on the sum insured.
Apart from this, a standard policy will provide cover for in-patient