Life Insurance (1)
Hospital Cash Benefit Rider: This rider provides coverage for payment of medical bills paid on hospitalisation, subject to conditions and exclusions in the policy. The insurer compensates the insured for a fixed amount for each day of hospitalisation, subject to a maximum sum assured under the rider. Unlike the critical illness rider, the hospital cash benefit rider is not terminated on a claim being made; and can continue subject to the annual limit of the sum assured.
Health Insurance (1)
Pre and post hospitalization means the medical expenses incurred during a period before & after hospitalisation for any disease / illness / injury sustained which is covered under your Policy. The period before and after hospitalization that is covered depends on the type of plan opted for. Generally, pre-hospitalisation expenses and post-hospitalization expenses are covered for a period of upto 30-60 days before hospitalization and upto 60-90 days after hospitalization respectively.