Prospects and Pitfalls of Health Insurance in India

ISBN Number : 978-93-8965-273-4

Student Price : Rs.275

Student Dollar Price : 11$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2020

No. Of Pages : 160

About The Book

As difficult and complex the concept of health insurance may seem at times, there are things you can do to understand the basics of health insurance better. This book presents the current state of health insurance in India and answers he key questions like these and manymore.

What is health insurance?

Why do we need health insurance?

How to choose health insurance wisely and cost-effectively?

Government Health Insurance Initiatives – their reach and limitations. Health Insurance Distribution Model.

Read the book to choose wisely and not to be fooled by jargons.


Contents -

1. Introduction
2. History of Health Insurance
3. Evolution of Insurance in India
4. Health Insurance and its Dimensions
5. Need of Health Insurance in India
6. Availability and Status of Various Health Insurance Products Offered by Different Health Insurance Companies
7. Performance Evaluation of Health Insurance Business of Different Health Insurance Companies in India
8. The Pricing Structure of Various Health Insurance Products in the Relation to their Features and Benefits to the Customers
9. The Premises of Health Insurance in India Today
10. Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojna (RSBY)
11. New Horizon of Health Insurance
12. Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana, 2019
List of Abbreviations

About The Author

Dr. Rati Chandra is an Associate Professor at Sri Balaji University, Pune. She has done her Masters of Business Economics from Apeejay Institute of Management, Delhi and Ph.D. from Savitribai Phule University, Pune. She has five years of teaching experience in the reputed institutes of Pune. She has eight years of experience in the banking and health insurance field and is well aware about the needs and concerns of health insurance customers as well as the providers. She has published number of research papers. Her project ‘Banking the Unbanked - Through Collaboration of Banks and Post Office’ won the gold medal in Maharashtra State Research Competition2014,‘Avishkar’.

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