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Tamil Nadu: New health insurance scheme Launched

Posted on: 11/Jul/2011 11:36:03 PM
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalitha has announced new free Medical Insurance Scheme for the people of the state.  

The new improved medical insurance cover under which a family can derive a maximum benefit of Rs. four lakh for four years.

The new scheme would cover 950 types of medical treatment as against the previous government`s scheme of 642 types.

Highlights of the scheme :
  • One can get treatment for Rs. 1 lakh per year free of cost
  • Maximum cover of Rs 4 lakh cover in 4 years.
  • Insurance cover for certain treatment Rs. 1.5 lakhs per year.
  • Expenses of certain test before and after surgery to be covered under the scheme