Quick Drip

Cutting out the hassle in claiming medical bills, Eagle Insurance on Monday launched a cashless hospital bill payment system.
The cashless payment system, a product of Medilink, India will pay for hospitalisation at the time of checkout rivalling the present system where patients pay cash and claim expenses from the insurer later.rn

rnApollo, Asiri, Nawaloka and Oasis have signed up to carry the option, while Eagle official say negotiations have already started to include other hospitals to the list. rn

rnThe new service is intended to help Eagle boost its limited presence in the medical insurance market.rn

rnThe cashless payment system comes through a strategic alliance between Eagle Insurance and Medilik International, with the latter handling the entire gamut of health insurance administration. rn

rnThe services on offer will include facilitation of hospital admission, medical claims management and maintaining the tripartite relationship and agreement between the patient, insurance company