OCARE launches India’s first fully integrated platform for dentists and insured patients
Mumbai, February 16, 2017:OCARE (www.ocare.com), India’s first, and only, independent Insurance Process as a Service (IPAAS) platform, today launched its fully integrated improved website aiming to connect empanelled dentists and insured patients on a single digital platform.
Speaking on the launch, Dr. NeerajSheth, Founder & CEO, OCARE said, “While insurance has been around for many years now, dental insurance is a new concept in India. With low oral health in India and the growing costs of dental treatments, Dental Insurance is a must to maintain dental hygiene in the country. We aim to provide the best product coupled with a seamless engagement of a dentist with his patient.”
“Besides choosing OCARE’s wide list of empanelled dentists to take care of their dental needs, patients can access their dental history at any time they want. For dentists too, this is a boon as they will be able to better recommend a course of treatment based on their history,” added Ravi Kikan, COO, OCARE.
The website has been designed to provide easy navigation and information flow for OCARE’s products and services for customers as well as dentists. Dental Insurance is a completely new concept and there are quite a few queries on what dental insurance is and how the entire process works right from when a patient enters the clinic, the dentist outlining their treatment plan to details of the claim reimbursement process. All these questions are answered in an easy 4 step process in the ‘How it Works section’ of the website.
Further questions about dentist empanelment, insurance coverage and turnaround time are answered in the Help/FAQ section to assist both prospective patients and dentists. The terms and condition section on the website clearly outlines the treatments covered, exclusions and costs.
Once adentist registers with OCARE, he can enter all the details related to hispractice, treatment and costs. He can use the scheduler to manage hisappointments and patients. Dentists will also use this platform to enterdetails related to the treatment plan, costs and sharing an OPG of the decayedtooth and the tooth post treatment. This also ensures all dental records aremaintained digitally and can be accessed at any time. Patients can use thisplatform to book appointments at a preferred dentist based on location andconvenience they can view their medical and treatment history and mostimportantly use it for their dental insurance claim process.
Highlightsof OCARE Dental Insurance:
OCARE bringsto you Dental Insurance for the first time in India. It covers existingconditions, has no waiting period, offering a sum assured of INR 25,000 perannum covering dental treatments over a location independent dental network.OCARE offers host of benefits for a nominal premium for INR 1699. OCARE iscurrently offered as a group insurance to corporates, schools, colleges, andorganizations with a member-strength of more than 50.
· FirstTime a Dental Insurance Plan Launched in India
· Coverspre-existing conditions
· Nowaiting period
· Producthighlights include:
OCAREDental Insurance witha minimum sum assured of INR 25,000/- per annum, perperson
Loyaltycard withpoints redeemable for dental services
Bi- annual dental checkups