With COVID-19 still making Its presence felt across the country, it has become imperative to sign up for a comprehensive health insurance policy which will provide you with a safety net in case of any medical emergency.
The Corona Rakshak policy is a COVID 19-specific health insurance policy standardised by the IRDAI (Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India) for all health and general insurance companies. With this policy, the insured customer will receive a lump sum amount ranging from Rs. 50,000 to Rs. 2.5 lakhs if he/she is hospitalised for more than three days for COVID-19 treatment.
The policy offers a complete insured sum instead of cashless treatment or reimbursement.
If you are planning to buy a Corona Rakshak Policy, then consider taking a look at the various terms and conditions before making a decision.
COVID-19 treatment can be cost-intensive. The Corona Rakshak health insurance policy is designed to financially protect you and your family members if they are diagnosed with COVID-19. Given are some of the unique features of this policy:
How does it work?
The policy will pay a fixed lump sum amount if –
The insured sum starts at Rs. 50,000 and continues in multiples of Rs. 50,000 up to a maximum of Rs. 250,000. You only have to pay a one-time premium to get the insurance.
The policy comes with short-term tenures of 3.5, 6.5 and 9.5 months without the option to renew it.
Anyone between the age of 18 years and 65 years can get the policy.
The policy covers doctors’ fees, room rent, ICU (Intensive Care Unit) charges, surgeon’s fees, nursing and board charges, etc. It also covers expenses for oxygen, ventilators and lab tests.
Navi offers a number of health insurance policies, including standard Coronavirus covers such as Corona Kavach and Corona Rakshak. Take a look at the premium rates for ages of 18 to 65 years to check if this insurance policy fits your requirements (18% service tax included).
|Sum Insured||Rs. 50,000||Rs. 100,000||Rs. 150,000||Rs. 200,000||Rs. 250,000|
|Tenure- 3.5 months||Rs. 670 – Rs. 1627||Rs. 1,340 – Rs. 3,254||Rs. 2,011 – Rs. 4,882||Rs. 2,680 – Rs. 6,509||Rs. 3,350 – Rs. 8,136|
|Tenure- 6.5 months||Rs. 1,005 – Rs. 2,441||Rs. 2,010 – Rs. 4,882||Rs. 3,015 – Rs. 7,322||Rs. 4,020 – Rs. 9,762||Rs. 5,026 – Rs. 12,204|
|Tenure- 9.5 months||Rs. 1,206 – Rs. 2,929||Rs. 2,412 – Rs. 5,858||Rs. 3,618 – Rs. 8,786||Rs. 4,824 – Rs. 11,715||Rs. 6,030 – Rs. 14,644|
You can also check out other health insurance policies extended by Navi to find the one that matches your needs. Download the Navi App to secure the health of your entire family in less than 5 minutes! The most amazing thing is that the whole process is paperless and very efficient.
Following are some of the reasons why people may want to get a Corona Rakshak insurance policy:
The lump-sum can be used entirely for the ICU (Intensive Care Unit) expenses.
If one is hospitalised for more than 72 hours, he/she can get the lump sum amount for hospital bills. The policy covers boarding charges, room rent, fees for consultants, anaesthetics, diagnostic tests, surgical appliances, etc.
The insurer will pay for home treatment care for up to 14 days.
Ambulance charges of up to Rs. 2,000 is covered by the Corona Rakshak policy.
The policy covers treatment expenses incurred 15 days prior to getting hospitalised as well as expenses incurred 30 days after discharge.
Along with Covid-19 treatment, this policy also covers treatment expenses for pre-existing health conditions and any comorbidity.
Corona Rakshak covers treatment expenses provided by an AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy) practitioner.
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The Corona Rakshak policy will allow a person to be financially prepared for the unpredictable Covid-19 virus, which devastated countless families across the world. With a lump-sum payment, covering all manners of treatment costs, hospital bills, ambulance charges and more, the policy allows people to recover stress-free from the virus.
You can safeguard yourself and your family from Coronavirus with Navi’s Corona Rakshak policy. With affordable premium rates and instant claim approvals, it is a must-have during such uncertain times.
Ans: You can download the Navi Health Insurance app on your smartphone from Google Play. Choose the Corona Rakshak policy and enter details for the sum insured and tenure to instantly buy the insurance.
Ans: This is a one-time benefit policy offering the entire lump sum for Covid-19 treatment and gets terminated upon payment.
Ans: No. The Corona Rakshak is an individual plan and does not provide the option to add family members to it.
Ans: Yes. The Corona Kavach is an indemnity-based policy providing coverage from Rs. 50,000 to Rs. 5 lakhs and makes payments for hospital-related expenses only. Corona Rakshak policy is a benefit-based policy that provides a lump sum amount if the insured is hospitalised for a minimum of 72 hours.
Ans: No. You don’t need to undergo any medical screening or check-ups before getting the Corona Rakshak policy.
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