Health & Environment

Policybazaar.ae and GuideMeDoc join hands

Policybazaar.ae, a leading UAE insurance and financial marketplace, and GuideMeDoc, a subsidiary of Mediconnect International DMCC, have joined hands to provide 360-degree healthcare protection for UAE residents. 
 
This is a one of its kind partnership in the region aimed to offer the residents of UAE a new benchmark in accessing quality healthcare with ease.
 
While medical inflation has been rising at a rate of 18% to 20% every year, not many individuals are able to meet quality healthcare needs. To address this, Policybazaar.ae and GuideMeDoc have joined hands. Policybazaar.ae is the only digital insurance aggregator offering this service in the UAE.
 
A platform
Policybazaar.ae will facilitate customers with a platform wherein they can compare health insurance plans and make an informed decision of buying the most suitable health insurance policy online. Policybazaar.ae customers and others too can avail value added healthcare concierge services wherein they would be provided support and guidance throughout their medical journey. 
 
From arranging consultations with the best doctors, to liaising with the hospitals, clinics on any major or minor procedure that the customer wants to get done, team GuideMEeDoc will hand hold the customers. In addition to this, Policybazaar.ae customers can also avail health checkups including lab and diagnostic tests at a subsidised rate with Guidemedoc.
 
Neeraj Gupta, CEO Policybazaar.ae said: “We strongly believe that our relationship will drive innovation and quality customer experience, ensuring that customers receive seamless quality healthcare services, right when they need it without any hassle.”
 
Informed choice
He further added: “Our customers at Policybazaar.ae will benefit from the help to choose hospitals and doctors both within and outside their insurance policy network (of course insurance policy coverage will apply only within network and basis annual limit) in case they have any minor or major health procedures to be consulted. GuideMeDoc will also help our customers speak to other patients who have done similar procedures to make an informed choice.”
 
Dr Gulshan Vijayshankar, Co-Founder and Partner of GuideMeDoc said: “As both the expert players are coming together to empower choice with technology driven services, we aim customers in the region can enjoy seamless access to high quality and cost-effective medical concierge services. Our team of experienced healthcare professionals will provide a personal touch to develop a strategic relationship that will ensure to take digital health services a step further in the UAE.”-- TradeArabia News Service