Jean-Louis Laurent Josi and Alisha Moopen during the signing ceremony. — Photo provided
The rewards offered to the customer use a range of offers based on various advantages such as co-payment, pharmaceutical advantages, access to specialists, Aster’s network of clinics and hospitals, etc.
Oman Insurance, one of the leading insurance providers in the UAE, has partnered with Aster DM Healthcare, the largest network of integrated healthcare providers in the GCC and India, to offer insurance plans. exclusive and comprehensive health insurance for companies and individuals in the United Arab Emirates. With years of expertise in medical insurance, OIC will offer the four exclusive plans from March 1, 2022.
Many employers, during the Covid-19 pandemic, have recognized the importance of rethinking their group health insurance in order to secure the future of their employees in the face of hazards and to offer comprehensive coverage. In the United Arab Emirates, as it is mandatory for all residents to have health insurance, it becomes important for insurers to offer a comprehensive and affordable coverage plan to all their customers.
Aster’s trusted brand and geographical spread across the UAE and seamless service of Oman Insurance will benefit insurance end users with easy access to Aster’s healthcare facilities.
Alisha Moopen, Deputy Managing Director of Aster DM Healthcare, said: “Over the years we have seen so many cases where people buy health insurance policies for themselves and their families in hopes of benefiting much-needed care from their trusted physicians and soon realize that their access is being restricted by other parties, resulting in a disruption of care. This exclusive payer-provider partnership will break down those barriers and ensure that any patient on this plan receives seamless quality care, when they need it, hassle-free. This is a one-of-a-kind partnership in the region that will set a new benchmark for easy access to quality healthcare.
The bonuses offered to the customer make use of a range of offers based on various advantages such as co-payment, pharmacy advantages, access to specialists, Aster’s network of clinics and hospitals, etc. The specific list of aster clinics and hospitals will vary for each plan depending on premium.
“Thanks to the expertise of the Aster and Oman Insurance teams, we have co-developed 4 types of medical policies covering the needs of our customers. We firmly believe that with the combination of an extensive network, affordable prices and cutting-edge services, Aster and Oman Insurance are not only innovating in the market, but also creating a unique alternative to existing medical coverages,” said Jean- Louis Laurent Josi, Managing Director, Oman Insurance Company.