Health Insurance in India – A Review – A Complete Guide to health insurance from The Insurance Times

Health Insurance sector in India is witnessing a tremendous change. With the rising cost of healthcare expenses and awareness about insurance products, the health insurance portfolio in India is increasing rapidly. However still there are lots of myths about health insurance in general public.

Our book aims to unravel all the myths and critically analyse all the factors affecting the health insurance industry and efforts needed to make this portfolio sustainable.


The important topics covered in the book includes Health Insurance – Principles and Practice, Health Insurance Plans including overseas health insurance, travel policies and students insurance, Analysis of health insurance statistics, Coverage of various reports on health insurance issued by IRDA, FICCI, CII, KPMG, PWC, Landmark judgments in health insurance, ESI and corporate health insurance, Grievance Redressal procedure, and many more useful and important information about health insurance sector in India.


Commenting on the book the author and editor Dr.Rakesh Agarwal, M.Com(BIM), PGJMC, LLB,FIII, MBA,ACA,Phd said “This book is one of the most comprehensive book on health insurance ever published in India. This book will be very helpful to the consumers, insurance companies, corporate bodies, hospitals, doctors, intermediaries, libraries, students, research bodies and everyone who is looking for information on health insurance in India.”


The book has been published by The Insurance Times, the first monthly journal on insurance in India which is going to complete 30 years in publication. The Insurance Times group is a leading publication house on insurance books in India. The group had recently launched General Insurance Year Book 2010 successfully.