ICICI Lombard adds home healthcare for coronavirus claims

In light of the pandemic that has gripped the country, ICICI Lombard General Insurance has added benefits related to the treatment the coronavirus to its existing health insurance indemnity policies. These include honouring of claims pertaining to treatment at home for Covid-19, no-claim bonus benefit to be maintained even in the event of a hospitalisation claim and reduction of waiting period.

Home care is convenient and an alternative mode to hospital care. This service is based on the individual’s needs as prescribed by his or her treating doctor. The service includes remote monitoring by a medical practitioner, doctor visits, etc.

“The additional benefits, offered at no extra cost, should enable our policyholders to derive maximum benefit from their health insurance cover,” said Sanjeev Mantri, Executive Director, ICICI Lombard GIC.