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Health insurance for expatriates to start from 130 KD

Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Health insurance for expatriates to start from 130 KD

The price of the mandatory health insurance policy that to all residents in Kuwait will start from 130 dinars per year with a periodic increase of 20 KD every two years, CEO of the Health Assurance Hospitals Company (Dhaman), Thamer Arab said.

After 9 year, the insurance amount will be freeze at 190 dinars per person, Al-Anba daily reported.

The new Dhaman insurance policy, which will be mandatory for all residents, will cover all the needs of the residents from all aspects of health care, including medical advice, diagnosis, treatment and cost of medicines that the company provides.

This will be replaced by the current mandatory health insurance provided by the Ministry of Health for 50 dinars, the report said.

Related News: KD 130 health insurance for expats in 2020



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Faisal
Thursday, December 9, 2021
Wow....What a cheap medical insurance....!!!

raj
Thursday, December 2, 2021
Proportionately arrange to increase the salary for the people to pay these fees too. Why you are not thinking, how people will pay all these? Even bank will deduct EMI below 40% of the Salary to keep the balance separate for the expenses.
Rent, Visa and Medical Charges, Medical, Transportation, Baby sitting, School, Phone, Dress, Air Ticket charges, Food Expenses, Tuition, Loans, Take care of parents in Home country...Most of the expatriates are dying hard to meet all these...

Aziz Koda
Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Really Cheap, nowhere in the world one can get so cheap medical insurance, Wonderful news

Truth
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
The insurance is not clear whether it is only for government hospitals or private hospitals too? Even paying 130KD expatriates have to pay 2KD visiting fee, 10KD and above for Diagnostics and 10KD for medicine?
Then a normal Diabetic patient will pay KD500+per annum towards his medical expense.
However the private medical insurances also not so good. If the company is big and good HR, the employees will get good benefits. But small companies with incompetent HR personnel suffering. Even after taking 250-300permium the insurance companies reject many of the claims.

SYED
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
130 K.D for Panadol... heheee

jos
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
who will stay here. actually the cost should reduce it. better you give this insurance to outside Kuwaiti companies they will quote less. Many expats will go back bcz. of this issue. rent more insurance more and school fees more. Any one getting more than 1500kd can accommodate this increase many families are living to adjust their expense. so ultimately many more flats will be empty soon.

expat
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
heehee... omnicron moment !!!

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