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Do you pay more under cashless medical policy?

DNMUM417987 | 7/12/2018 | Author : Kumar Shankar Roy | WC :802

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Barely 96 hours after admitting his ailing mother to the hospital, Suresh Kannan got a call from the hospital administration asking for more money. The hospital told him that his Rs 7-lakh insurance cover was nearly used up and he would have to deposit additional funds.
Health insurance companies have been seeing an increase in cashless claims over the years, as it is convenient for customers. But many customers have had experiences similar to Kannan. Hence, it is not surprising they think that hospitals overcharge those who have a cashless medical insurance. But is that it really the case? What safeguards can you take to avoid such a scenario? Read on.
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