This article was first published in the April-June issue of the IRDA Journal.
India, a massive country with a population of 1.2 billion (source: wikipedia.com) stands on the historically rich soil where Ayurveda was born and surgery techniques once flourished. It is ironic how its people are perishing in the absence of the same healthcare services in the present era. Innovations in science and technology have certainly improved the very field of healthcare but at the same time, have done little to nothing for the masses at large. A major part of the population does not have access to basic healthcare services while, the benefits of the innovations are enjoyed by the ones with deep pockets only. For around 70% (source: world Bank) of the population living in the rural areas, the healthcare facilities are in a dismal condition. The inadequate number of Public Healthcare Centres adds further to the woes. .
This articles was first published on Forbes Asia Online.
If you suffer the misfortune of being an inpatient in the Indian medical system, you may find your time spent trying to file health insurance claims ends up being longer than your time as a patient, because it’s all being filed by hand. One company set out to be the first to solve this, finding an unusual new problem ahead.
After hearing about an inpatient insurance claims experience, Remedinet CEO Munish Daga says he realized that the process was unnecessarily painful, taking between four and six hours to complete in many cases.
This article was first published in Mint on 24th July.
For health insurance to be truly cashless, it’s important that hospitals and insurers talk to each other in real time. Remedinet Technologies Pvt. Ltd is a cloud-based platform that aims to simplify the back-end of cashless claims by connecting hospitals to the insurers. Munish Daga, chief executive officer of the company, spoke to Mint and explained how the platform reduces the turn-around time on claims settlement.
Cashless Outpatient Health Insurance Cover can be made possible using Remedinet’s technology solutions
All parties involved can transact in real-time and share information, including reports in an electronic format
By connecting the entire ecosystem using a mobile application, beneficiaries can utilize outpatient health insurance at the click of a button.
This story was first published in the April issue of Forbes India Magazine.
If patients find it difficult to get their claims cleared and approved by insurance companies, hospitals too face their own share of bottlenecks while dealing with cashless insurance claims.
This story was first published in the Financial Chronicle on March 15.
Being aware and staying informed about health insurance is as important as having a health insurance policy. The decision you make should be an informed one with all the options on the table. Incidences of individuals being miss-sold and claims getting rejected are plenty.
This story was first published in Ehealth’s March 2016 issue.
Technological innovations are taking place with a significant growth, changing the shape of various industries as these evolve. Technology plays a pivotal role in all processes, starting from registration of patients to data monitoring, from lab tests to selfcare tools in the healthcare domain Romiya Das of Elets News Network (ENN) finds out how the use of information technology is transforming the way healthcare is being delivered to the patients