LIC’s Jeevan Arogya | Plan no 903

LIC’s Jeevan Arogya

A unique defined benefit Hospitalization Insurance Scheme

For you alone (Principal Insured) or all your family members including parents-in-law, from age 18 to 65 (75 for parents) and 3 months onwards for children
Cover up to 80 years for your family and 25 for dependent children

Hospital Cash Benefit (HCB) – for hospitalization = Initial Daily Benefit amount chosen by you (will increase by 5% every year and No Claim Bonus on completion of 3 years, and will be called Applicable Daily Benefit
Major Surgical Benefit – for major surgeries = 100 times of Applicable Daily Benefit
Day Care Procedure Benefit – for minor surgeries done within one day = 5 times of Applicable Daily Benefit
Other Surgical Benefit – for all surgeries not covered in above two benefits = 2 times of Applicable Daily benefit

Hospital Cash Benefit (HCB)

  • For hospitalization of more than one day where surgery may or may not be involved
  • Choose between Rs.1000 and Rs.4000 as initial daily cash benefit
  • Increases by 5% every year
  • Additional no claim bonus of 5% every fourth year
  • Less than or equal amount for every additional member as per choice
  • Can avail 30 days in year one, 90 days every year thereafter not to exceed 720 days total during the policy period
  • Double the cash benefit for treatment in ICU

Major Surgical Benefit (MSB)
  • For surgeries that require prolonged hospitalization
  • 100 times of applicable daily benefit (including 5% increase and no claim bonus)
  • Maximum annual benefit 100% of major surgical benefit per person insured
  • Maximum life time benefit 800% or 8 times of major surgical benefit per person insured
  • See annexure for full list of MSBs

Day Care Procedure Benefit (DCPB)
  • For surgeries that may nor require hospitalization of more than one day
  • 5 times of Applicable Daily Benefit
  • Maximum annual benefit = 3 surgical procedures per person insured
  • Maximum lifetime benefit = 24 surgical procedures per person insured

Other Surgical Benefits (OSB)
  • Where surgery is required but does not fall under the MSB and DCPB category
  • 2 times of Daily Benefit Amount for each person insured
  • Maximum annual benefit = 15 days in the 1st year and 45 days in subsequent years for each person insured
  • Maximum lifetime benefit = 360 days for each person insured

Other things to know:
  • Optional accident benefit and term insurance benefit
  • Initial premium fixed guaranteed for 3 years and revised every 3 years depending on age and health condition
  • All members to be added at the beginning except where new members are through childbirth (next policy anniversary), marriage new spouse and parents in law within 6 months and risk cover starts from next policy anniversary)

Emergency Cash Facility:
Only for instances where the treatment is from listed network hospitals and for Major Surgical Benefits alone – 50% of the MSB credited to the bank account to be treated as an advance from the claim amount

Exclusions
  • Pre-existing condition unless disclosed and accepted by the insurer
  • Routine check ups, cosmetic treatments, epidemics, dental treatment, non-allopathic treatments, reopening of former surgeries, self-inflicted injury, dangerous sports, war, participation in illegal and criminal activities
Premiums:
  • Yearly, Half-yearly, of monthly (ECS)
  • 30 days of grace for all modes except Monthly where it is 15 days
  • Cooling off cancellation 15 days
  • Nomination available
  • Approximate premium – Rs.1922/- (age 20) to Rs.3768/- (age 50) for males and Rs.1393 (age 20) to Rs.2849 (age 50) for females
What is different from Medi-claim
  • Pre defined benefit- No reimbursement, but lump sum paid based on pre-defined benefit
  • Not based on expenses incurred
  • This will tend to indirectly reduce the Health care cost, which is rising due to cash less mediclaim benefit
  • All benefit is dependent on HCB
Termination of Policy
  • If policy is issued on a single life
  1. Non Payment of premium within revival period
  2. On death
  3. On Date of cover expiry
  4. On exhausting all the life time maximum Benefits Limits as specified above
  • If policy is issued on more than one life
  1. Non Payment of premium within revival period
  2. On death or Date of cover expiry of the PI and if the Policy does not continue with the IS as the PI
  3. On death or Date of cover expiry of IS after Policy continues with the IS as the PI after the PI dies or reaches his/her Date of cover expiry
  4. On PI exhausting all the life time maximum Benefits Limits as specified above
Treatments in respect of Specific waiting period
  1. Treatment for adenoid or tonsillar disorders
  2. Treatment for anal fistula or anal fissure
  3. Treatment for benign enlargement of prostate gland
  4. Treatment for benign uterine disorders like fibroids, uterine prolapse, dysfunctional uterine bleeding etc
  5. Treatment for Cataract
  6. Treatment for Gall stones
  7. Treatment for slip disc
  8. Treatment for Piles
  9. Treatment for benign thyroid disorders
  10. Treatment for Hernia
  11. Treatment for hydrocele
  12. Treatment for degenerative joint conditions
  13. Treatment for sinus disorders
  14. Treatment for kidney or urinary tract stones
  15. Treatment for varicose veins
  16. Treatment for Carpal tunnel syndrome
  17. Treatment for benign breast disorders e.g. fibroadenoma, fibrocystic disease etc

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