Star Health to cover children with autism

Last Updated: Apr 18, 2016 | 1,478 Views
Star Health and Allied Health Insurance Company Limited announced the launch of a policy for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The company will provide insurance coverage to children suffering from ASD up to Rs. 1 lakh.

This policy will not only cover general medical and surgical therapies but will also cover inpatient disease associated with autism like seizures, soft tissues and bone injuries, medical and surgical procedures for spasm of muscles and all infectious diseases. The company will cover children under this policy for the period April 01, 2016 to March 31, 2017. 

Star Health and Allied Insurance Co Ltd commenced its operations in 2006 with the business interests in health insurance, overseas mediclaim policy and personal accident.