New health insurance plan: HDFC ERGO Optima Secure offers 4 times sum insured at no extra cost

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Updated: July 20, 2021 4:06 PM

HDFC ERGO General Insurance today announced the launch of Optima Secure, a new indemnity health insurance product that seeks to redefine the value customers can get from their insurance plan.

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HDFC ERGO General Insurance today announced the launch of Optima Secure, a new indemnity health insurance product that seeks to redefine the value customers can get from their insurance plan. Optima Secure has Secure, Plus, Protect, and Restore benefits built-in that combine seamlessly to offer customers up to four times their sum insured at no additional charge while guaranteeing coverage for listed non-medical expenses, HDFC ERGO said in a statement.

HDFC ERGO said Optima Secure policy offers four distinct features:

  • Secure Benefit: It doubles the insurance cover instantly and automatically on purchase of the policy
  • Plus benefit: It increases the base coverage automatically by 50 percent after 1 year and to 100 per cent after 2 years, even if there is a claim
  • Restore Benefit: If you run out of coverage, the policy will restore your base coverage up-to 100 per cent.
  • Protect benefit: It ensures Zero deduction on consumables and listed non-medical expenses

Optima Secure policy also offers customers discounts of up to 50 per cent, should they choose to pay a small amount from their own pocket in the event of a claim.

Commenting on the new policy, Ritesh Kumar, MD & CEO, HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company said, “Optima Secure will redefine the value customers can get from their health insurance plan. At HDFC ERGO, we will continue to innovate and bring breakthrough products, backed by leading edge technology, to the market across all our businesses. Our innovative products, state of the art technology and our financial strength mean that our customers can trust us to be there when they have a claim.”

Ravi Vishwanath, President – Accident & Health Business, HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, said, “We listened to our customers and have developed a product that protects against rising healthcare costs, is simple to understand, and offers tremendous value. The Secure, Plus, Protect, and Restore benefits work together to give customers 4 times the coverage.”

“The product offers broad coverage from 5 Lacs to 2 Crore. With the value buy option, customers can get more than a 50% discount. They can access cashless services at nearly 10,000 hospitals across the country. In Optima Secure, there is a coverage level and premium level available that is right for every individual and family.”

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