basic benefit plan

basic benefit plan

A proposed healthcare plan that would provide a standard core of benefits to all those who are covered by health insurance
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Earlier this month DHA announced the launch of the Basmah initiative, making Dubai the first government entity in the world to provide a complete spectrum of care from screening to treatment for three types of cancer under the basic benefit plan of the Dubai Mandatory Health Insurance Scheme.
Recently, the DHA announced that three types of cancers will now be covered by the basic benefit plan under the mandatory health insurance scheme.
Dubai Health Authority [DHA] has chosen AXA Gulf as a Participating Insurer [PI] to offer health insurance coverage under Basic Benefit Plan.
Jerome Droesch, CEO of AXA Gulf, said: "We are extremely honoured to be nominated as a participating insurer and being given the permit to offer the comprehensive Basic Benefit Plan mandatory as per the new Health Insurance Law.
Insurers who participate in the exchanges are expected to offer a basic benefit plan, built around a nationwide "essential benefits" package that is expected to become available from the Institute of Medicine in fall 2011
Key elements of the Swiss reform prevented insurance companies from denying coverage to anyone or - get this - from making a profit on the basic benefit plan.
If the member does not fulfill the responsibilities, he or she will be moved to the Basic Benefit Plan subject to good cause.
Prepared for "Creating a Fair and Reasonable Basic Benefit Plan Using Clinical Guidelines," sponsored by the California Public Employees Retirement System's Health Benefits Advisory Council, Sacramento, Calif.
Basma is an initiative of DHA's Health Funding department and under this scheme, the basic benefit plan of the Dubai Mandatory Health Insurance Scheme now covers screening and treatment of breast, colorectal and cervical cancer.
The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has announced on Sunday the launch of a Basmah initiative, making Dubai the first government entity in the world to provide a complete spectrum of care from screening to treatment for three types of cancer under the basic benefit plan of the Dubai Mandatory Health Insurance Scheme.
Anyone, including employers, could supplement the basic benefit plan by purchasing additional coverage.
The futility of attempting to control either cost or quality through a basic benefit plan can be illustrated by contrasting the effects of health insurance with those of other types of insurance.
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