DHS brings 100,000 people under Corona Insurance
Published : Tuesday, 4 August, 2020 at 4:38 PM Count : 210
Under the scheme ‘Corona Care Service’, Digital Healthcare Solutions (DHS) has registered 100,000 people for Corona Insurance.
With this scheme a patient will be able to consult doctors through chat, call or video call and was eligible for Corona insurance, all from the comfort of their homes.
DHS includes services like Doctor Chat to over 25,000 people and Doctor Video Call to over 5000 people, said a press release on Tuesday. Every doctor consultation is conducted with a MBBS doctor and all these services can be easily accessed by clicking on https://care.dh.health/.
In order to avoid anxiety due to confusion from similar flu symptoms, patients can also use the Corona Symptom Checker whereby answering a few easy questions, they will be able to assess their risk of contracting Covid-19 and if required then get tested .
Since its launch in mid-April, so far more than 245,000 people have already used the Corona Symptom Checker and received medical recommendations.
The patients from rural areas such as Jashore, Pabna, Keraniganj, Shibchar, Natore and Sirajganj have benefited from it and are the majority number of customers amongst all since the inception of the service, .
Corona insurance under the Corona Care Service had been the most popular and the first claims of this insurance have already been paid to the patients. The patients are being provided cash coverage for-
Covid-19 Positive and Home Isolation- Tk 2000
Hospitalization- Tk 5000
Life Insurance- Tk 20,000