Health Insurance – Have You Chosen the Right One

Having a health insurance is the most imperative thing at the first place, but more significant than that is to check if you have the right health insurance plan. Wondering what could be right or wrong in a health insurance? Yes, there are a lot of variations available in the market and these make big difference too. A right health insurance is one that gives you the maximum coverage and covers most of the diseases. Of course, that is why each of the policy holder opts for a health insurance plan. So, you have to choose the one that gives you the maximum benefits.

There are many insurance service providers available and almost all of them provide health insurance policies, but the person looking for insurance plan has to take the responsibility of comparing and analyzing the best provider and go for it. The policy terms may seem complex to some of you and if you feel so, you can always take help from insurance experts that will help you take the right decision.

When choosing a health insurance plan, first thing you have to do is to choose the service provider and product. Then check for the features and the benefits you are eligible for, as part of the insurance. Don’t compare only the premium amount, compare what the policy gives you as return.

Compare each treatment wise benefit that the policy gives you, the ones that are diagnosed before and after the policy being purchased. Almost all policies cover major diseases and surgeries done for their treatment, but it is important to make sure that the policy covers medical treatment, scans, x-rays and other checkups that you undergo as part of your treatment. Also compare the hospitals that are eligible for cashless claims, because unless the policy covers major specialized hospitals, there is not much use in purchasing it.

Most health insurance policies give a sum of 80% and more coverage, but compare between the service providers and choose the best to get good coverage and full benefit of the policy.

Harjot Singh Narula

Harjot Narula is founder and CEO of, an IRDAI approved insurance web aggregator focussed on selling online insurance for companies. Harjot has more than a decade of experience in software development and has also spent 5 years in US working for the mortgage and risk management industry.

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