Star Health for Senior Citizens
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  • High sum insured
  • Daycare procedures
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Claim settlement ratio

99.06%

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Sum insured

2 CR

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No. of Plans

21

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Solvency Ratio

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Star Health Insurance for Senior Citizens

Star Health Insurance for Senior Citizens is exclusively designed for senior citizens who want to meet high medical costs by paying a yearly premium. Besides, if you are someone who has just entered the second innings of life this can be the best option for you. Star Health insurance for senior citizens can come to your aid during a medical emergency. Ideally, you should invest in the Star Senior Citizens health plan as early as possible, so that your senior citizen parents can avail health benefits in the later stage of life.

Star Senior citizen health insurance plans are specially designed to cover people aged over 60 years. Available on an individual or family floater basis, these plans offer utmost protection to elderly people in their old age.

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Star Health Insurance for Senior Citizens Plan Specifications

Entry Age

Minimum: 60 Years

Maximum Age

75 Years

Plan Type

Individual / Family Floater

Policy Term

1 / 2 / 3 year

Sum Insured

1 L | 2 L | 3 L | 4 L | 5 L | 7.5 L | 10 L | 15 L | 20 L | 25 L

Initial Waiting Period*

30 Days

  • The policy offers lifelong renewal to individuals who enter into the policy within a specified age gap.
  • No pre-insurance medical examination is required to buy Star Health Insurance for senior citizens.

Key features of Star Health Insurance for Senior Citizens

Here are some of the most important features of the Star Health Insurance senior citizens policy:

  • The star health insurance policy covers expense specific daycare procedures that would otherwise require hospitalization for a minimum of 24 hours.
  • Post hospitalization expenses equivalent to 7% of the hospitalization expenses comprising nursing charges, surgeon/ consultant fees, diagnostic charges, medicines and drugs expenses are covered as subject to a maximum limit.
  • The star senior citizen policy covers certain specific diseases for 24 months. These include glaucoma, gallbladder, cataract and pancreatic diseases and treatments.
  • The Star Health Insurance for senior citizens comes with a cooling off period of 30 days for all claims, except for the claims that arise due to accidental injuries.
  • A person can raise a claim for pre-existing medical conditions, post 12 months from the policy start date.
  • No pre-acceptance medical testing or medical screening is required to buy Star Health Insurance for senior citizens (Star Health Senior Citizen Red Carpet Policy).

Star Health Insurance Plans for Senior Citizens

Star Health Insurance comes with a comprehensive senior citizen plan. The details of the plan are as follows:

The plan is specially designed for those individuals who are willing to secure their old-age medical needs after their retirement.

Unique Features

  • Guaranteed lifelong renewals
  • No pre-acceptance medical test
  • Availability of installment facility

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Benefits of Star Health Insurance for Senior Citizens

Star Health Insurance for senior citizens comes loaded with many benefits to provide all round protection to your parents. Let's have a look at the prominent benefits of the policy.

  • Star Health Insurance company will bear boarding, nursing and room expenses. Such expenses paid are equal to 1% of the sum assured, this limit varies based on the sum insured.
  • The term of Star Health Insurance for Senior Citizens is one year.
  • Star Health Insurance for senior citizens provides post-hospitalisation charges for consultation, medicines, surgery, drugs and diagnostics equivalent to 7%. However, it should be recommended by a medical practitioner. Up to 2% of the whole sum insured is provided for the ICU charges.
  • As per hospitalization, up to 25% of the total sum assured, the fees of the medical practitioner, consultation, surgeon, anesthetist and specialist are provided.
  • The charges of anesthesia, blood, pacemaker, oxygen, and operation theater are provided per hospitalization up to 50% of the total sum assured.
  • The Company covers ambulance charges up to Rs. 600 to Rs. 1500 per hospitalization. The cap limit for this benefit is Rs. 1200 to Rs. 3000 per policy term. This is based on the sum insured chosen by the policyholder.

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Star Health Insurance Network Hospital List

Star Health Insurance Network Hospitals are present in 31 states nationwide. With a wide network of hospitals, Star Health Insurance ensures that you are medically secured, irrespective of the city you reside in.

Other Value-added Benefits

Other than the benefits, the policy provides some extra services. Read along to know more.

  • Portability : The policyholder has an option of transferring the policy to another insurer after the waiting period. The policy allows you to do so without losing accrued benefits.
  • Income tax benefit : Customers can receive tax benefits for the premiums paid towards this health insurance for senior citizens under Section 80D of the Income Tax Act, 1961.
  • Enhancement of sum insured : You can apply for an increased sum insured at the time of policy renewal. However, the health insurance company may consider the request, if there is no claim made during the policy term.
  • Free-look period : For any reason, if the customer decides not to proceed with Star Health Insurance for Senior Citizens, you can return the policy to the company. The company offers a free-look period of 15 days from the date of receipt of the policy document.

Inclusions of Star Health Insurance for Senior Citizens

Star Health Insurance for senior citizens come with the following inclusions:

In-patient hospitalization cover

Post-hospitalization expenses

Out-patient medical consultations

Emergency ambulance charges

Daycare procedures

Pre-hospitalization expenses

Modern treatments

Exclusions of Star Health Insurance for Senior Citizens

The following coverage is excluded under Star Health Insurance for senior citizens:

HIV AIDS

Sexually transmitted diseases

Self-inflicted injuries

Depression and mental disorders

Treatment for the overdose of drug and alcohol consumption

Cosmetic and aesthetic treatments

Dental treatment or surgery

Change-of-gender treatment

Treatments necessitated due to participation in hazardous or adventure sports.

Congenital external condition/defects/anomalies

Explore other Star Health Plans

To cater to the different medical needs of an individual & their family, Star Health offers several Health Plans ranging from senior citizen plans to specialized plans for autistic children, to health insurance for cardiac patients, and many more.Take a look below to explore more:

Comprehensive

This policy is designed to provide complete protection against all health care eventualities to you and your family.

Unique Features

  • Avail free health check-ups
  • Hospital Cash Benefit
  • 100% Automatic Restoration

Star Comprehensive Plan (Pros)

  • 99.6% CSR
  • Up to 1 Cr SI
  • Maternity Cover
  • New Born Baby Cover
  • Road and Air Ambulance

Star Comprehensive Plan (Cons)

  • No Global Coverage
  • No IVF Treatment
  • No compassionate Travel
  • HIV/AIDS not covered

Star Comprehensive Plan (Other Benefits)

  • Individual and family floater
  • Mid-term inclusion available
  • Accidental Death
  • Permanent Total Disablement
  • Star Wellness Program

Star Comprehensive Plan (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 3 Months
  • Max Entry Age - 65 Years
  • SI - 5 L to 1 Cr
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Comprehensive

The plan is ideal for the families who want to get covered under single sum insured.

Unique Features

  • Automatic Restroration of SI
  • Instant Recharge UPTO 30% of SI
  • New born baby cover from 16th day

Family Health Optima Policy (Pros)

  • No Pre-Policy Check-up
  • Lifelong Renewability
  • High SI available
  • COVID-19 cover
  • OPD covered

Family Health Optima Policy (Cons)

  • PED cover not available
  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activities
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable

Family Health Optima Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Long term discounts
  • Premium Payment flexibility
  • Health Check-up Cover
  • Domiciliary Hospitalization
  • Modern Treatment Cover

Family Health Optima Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 18 Years
  • Max Entry Age - 65 Years
  • SI - 1 L to 25 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Youth-specific

Created for young individuals under 40 years of age. It also offers various benefits such as discounts on renewals, incentive-led wellness programs, lowest waiting periods.

Unique Features

  • No-claim bonus
  • Hospital daily cash
  • Automatic restoration of SI

Star Young Star Policy (Pros)

  • Mid-term inclusion
  • 10% discount on early purchase
  • Star Wellness Program
  • Flexible-Premium Payment
  • 2 Plan variants

Star Young Star Policy (Cons)

  • PED waiting period
  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable

Star Young Star Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Hospital Cash Benefit
  • Lifelong Renewal
  • E-opinion
  • No-claim bonus
  • Automatic Restoration

Star Young Star Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 18 Years
  • Max Entry Age - 40 Years
  • SI - 3 L to 1 Cr
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Standard

A standard health plan mandated by IRDAI that covers all essential healthcare benefits including Ayush treatment, day care procedures, etc. for individuals and families.

Unique Features

  • Room rent up to 5K/day
  • Modern treatments covered
  • 20% rural discount available

Arogya Sanjeevani Policy (Pros)

  • Affordable Plan
  • 50% No Claim Bonus
  • Flexible Policy
  • Day Care Procedures Covered
  • Up to 25% of SI for Cataracts

Arogya Sanjeevani Policy (Cons)

  • 5% Co-payment
  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable

Arogya Sanjeevani Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Lifelong Renewal
  • Road Ambulance Cover
  • Day Care Procedures Covered
  • AYUSH treatment Cover
  • Rural Discount

Arogya Sanjeevani Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 3 Months
  • Max Entry Age - 65 Years
  • SI - 1 L to 10 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Comprehensive

A uniquely designed insurance policy that covers organ donor expenses up to sum insured, AYUSH treatments, modern treatments, and many more.

Unique Features

  • All Daycare procedures
  • Automatic Restoration
  • Domiciliary hospitalization

Medi Classic Policy (Individual) (Pros)

  • Plan Variants Available
  • Customizable Plan
  • Hospital-Cash Benefit
  • 5% Family Discount
  • Organ Donor Cover

Medi Classic Policy (Individual) (Cons)

  • 10% Co-payment
  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable

Medi Classic Policy (Individual) (Other Benefits)

  • New Born Baby Cover
  • 100% Super Restoration
  • Up to 100% No-claim Bonus
  • Psychiatric coverage
  • Patient Care Cover

Medi Classic Policy (Individual) (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 16 Days
  • Max Entry Age - 65 Years
  • SI - 1.5 L to 25 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Flexible

Provides flexibility in terms of choosing the Sum Insured amount, premium amount, family size. It can be a perfect tax saver for you.

Unique Features

  • All Daycare procedures
  • Coverage for Modern Treatment
  • Outpatient Expense

Star Health Gain Policy (Pros)

  • Day Care Procedures Covered
  • Road Ambulance Available
  • Modern Treatments Available
  • Outpatient Benefit

Star Health Gain Policy (Cons)

  • 20% Co-payment
  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable

Star Health Gain Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Up to 60k Cataract cover
  • Room Rent Cover
  • ICU Cover
  • Wide SI options
  • Flexible Premiums

Star Health Gain Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 91 Days
  • Max Entry Age - 65 Years
  • SI - 1 L to 5 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Individual Plan

A unique health plan for individuals above the age of 50 years with no upper age entry limit. The plan comes with a high SI.

Unique Features

  • Affordable Premiums
  • Long Term Discounts
  • Automatic Restoration

Star Health Premier Policy (Pros)

  • Cataract Treatment Cover
  • 10% Health Check- Up Discount
  • High SI
  • Home Care Treatment
  • Road Ambulance Cover

Star Health Premier Policy (Cons)

  • 20% Co-pay applicable
  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable

Star Health Premier Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Hospice Care
  • Pain Management
  • AYUSH Treatment
  • Modern Treatment
  • 100% Cumulative Bonus

Star Health Premier Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 91 Days
  • Max Entry Age - No Age Limit
  • SI - 10 L to 1 Cr
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Women Care

A special plan designed for women, wherein women can avail multifold benefits along with the coverage to the whole family.

Unique Features

  • Coverage for Modern Treatments
  • Coverage during Pregnancy
  • Preventive Health Check Up

Star Women Care Plan(Pros)

  • Designed for Women's Care
  • Cancer cover optional
  • Bariatric Surgery Cover
  • Mid-term inclusions
  • High SI

Star Women Care Plan (Cons)

  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable
  • Congenital Disease Cover

Star Women Care Plan (Other Benefits)

  • 10% long-term discount
  • 10% Air Ambulance Cover
  • Pain Management Cover
  • Assisted Reproduction
  • Automatic Restoration

Star Women Care Plan (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 91 Days
  • Max Entry Age - 75 Years
  • SI - 5 L to 1 Cr
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Senior Citizen

The plan is specially designed for those individuals who are willing to secure their old-age medical needs after their retirement.

Unique Features

  • Guaranteed Lifelong renewals
  • No Pre-acceptance Medical test
  • Availability of Instalment Facility

Senior Citizens Red Carpet Policy (Pros)

  • Individual & family floater plan
  • Flexible SI
  • Road Ambulance Cover
  • ICU cover
  • Health Check-up cover

Senior Citizens Red Carpet Policy (Cons)

  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable
  • Congenital Disease Cover

Senior Citizens Red Carpet Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Flexible-Premium Payment
  • Cataract Treatment available
  • Modern treatment cover
  • No pre-policy checkup
  • OP Consultation

Senior Citizens Red Carpet Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 60 Years
  • Max Entry Age - 75 Years
  • SI - 1 L to 25 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Top-up

The plan offers additional coverage to the policyholder in case their existing coverage is exhausted.

Unique Features

  • All Daycare procedure
  • Pre and Post Hospitalization
  • Organ Donor Expense

Star Super Surplus Policy (Pros)

  • Flexible Policy
  • Avail Long Term Discount
  • Cover family up to 2A+3C
  • Lifelong renewal
  • 2 Plan variants

Star Super Surplus Policy (Cons)

  • Includes Deductibles
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable
  • Congenital Disease Cover

Star Super Surplus Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Avail e-opinions
  • Star Wellness Services
  • Recharge benefit
  • Air Ambulance
  • No pre-policy Medical check-up

Star Super Surplus Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 18 Years
  • Max Entry Age - 65 Years
  • SI - 5 L to 1 Cr
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Critical Illness

Provides reimbursement of hospitalization expenses and also provides a total amount of sum insured if the insured person is diagnosed with a major illness.

Unique Features

  • Modern Treatment Covered
  • Non-allopathic Treatment
  • Coverage Medicine and drugs cost

Care Policy

Star Cardiac Care Policy-Platinum

A unique plan designed for cardiac care with a wide range of sum-insured options and flexible payment options

Unique Features

  • High SI available
  • 100% No Claim Bonus
  • Avail Non-Cardiac Cover

Star Cardiac Care Policy-Platinum (Pros)

  • Avail Heart Transplantation
  • Long Term Policy
  • Up to 15 L SI
  • Cardiac device cover
  • Installment options available

Star Cardiac Care Policy-Platinum (Cons)

  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable
  • Congenital Disease Cover

Star Cardiac Care Policy-Platinum (Other Benefits)

  • Wellness Services
  • Angiogram Test
  • Modern Treatments
  • Pain Management
  • Health Check-ups

Star Cardiac Care Policy-Platinum (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 7 Years
  • Max Entry Age - 70 Years
  • SI - 5 L to 15 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Affordable Plan

It is designed to care for your incidental expenses such as travel, food, etc. that are not covered under your Health Insurance Policy in the event of Hospitalization.

Unique Features

  • Two Plan Variants
  • Individual and Family Floater
  • Affordable

Star Hospital Cash Policy (Pros)

  • 3 Years Policy Term
  • Cover up to 3 Children
  • 180 days of hospital cash days
  • Comprehensive Plan
  • Various Hospital Cash Covers

Star Hospital Cash Policy (Cons)

  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable
  • Injuries due to breach of law

Star Hospital Cash Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Sickness Hospital Cash
  • Accident Hospital Cash
  • ICU Hospital Cash
  • Child Birth Hospital Cash
  • Worldwide Hospital Cash

Star Hospital Cash Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 91 Days
  • Max Entry Age - 65 Years
  • SI - 1k - 5k
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Cardiac

Star Cardiac Care is ideal for those individuals who want to cover the expenses of cardiac & non-cardiac ailments.

Unique Features

  • Accidents and non-cardiac ailments
  • Day care procedure
  • No pre-acceptance Medical test

Star Cardiac Care Policy (Pros)

  • Flexible Product
  • Personal Accident Cover
  • 2 Plan Variants
  • Road Ambulance
  • Day Care Procedures

Star Cardiac Care Policy (Cons)

  • 10% Co-Payment
  • PED
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Obesity Treatment
  • Change of Gender Treatments

Star Cardiac Care Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Personal Accident Cover
  • Heart Transplantation
  • OPD expenses Cover
  • Modern Treatment Cover
  • COVID-19 Cover
  • Cataract Cover

Star Cardiac Care Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 10 Years
  • Max Entry Age - 65 Years
  • SI - 3 L to 4 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Cancer care

Covers the risk of spreading/recurrence of first cancer (metastasis) & second cancer (second malignancy)

Unique Features

  • Pre-hospitalization (30 days)
  • All daycare procedure
  • Nursing Expense

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Star Special Care provides coverage to children (3 years to 25 years) who are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Unique Features

  • No Pre-medical test
  • Nursing Expense
  • Emergency Ambulance Charges

Star Special Care Policy (Pros)

  • Modern Treatment Available
  • Day Care Procedures Available
  • Ambulance cover
  • Room rent cover
  • Shared Accommodation cover

Star Special Care Policy (Cons)

  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable
  • Pre-existing Diseases

Star Special Care Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Treatment of Seizures
  • Behavioral Therapy Cover
  • Speech Therapy Cover
  • Occupational Therapy Cover
  • Adeno Tonsillectomy

Star Special Care Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 3 Years
  • Max Entry Age - 25 Years
  • SI - 3 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Individual Plan

An individual and floater basis rural plan with SI of 1 lakh and 2 lakh respectively. Comes with installment on premiums and lifelong renewal.

Unique Features

  • Day care procedures
  • Modern treatments
  • Cataract treatment

Micro Rural and Farmers Care (Pros)

  • Designed for Farmers
  • Flexible Policy
  • Day Care Procedures
  • Flexible Payment Options
  • PED cover available

Micro Rural and Farmers Care (Cons)

  • 20% co-pay
  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable

Micro Rural and Farmers Care (Other Benefits)

  • No Pre-policy medical checkup
  • Modern Treatments Covered
  • Lifelong Renewal
  • Up to 15k Cataract Cover
  • ICU cover

Micro Rural and Farmers Care (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 18 Years
  • Max Entry Age - 65 Years
  • SI - 1 L - 2 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Individual Plan

An OPD coverage policy with an individual and family floater option and 4 SI variants. Comes with 3 plan variants: Silver, Gold and Platinum.

Unique Features

  • Diagnostics and physiotherapy
  • Pharmacy
  • Ophthalmic cover

Star Out Patient Care (Pros)

  • Cover up to 6 family members
  • 3 Plan variants available
  • Dental Cover available
  • Physiotherapy cover
  • Pharmacy cover

Star Out Patient Care (Cons)

  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable
  • Breach of law

Star Out Patient Care (Other Benefits)

  • Dental Treatments Available
  • AYUSH Treatments Available
  • Ophthalmic Treatment
  • Outpatient Consultation
  • Renewal Discounts

Star Out Patient Care (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 18 Years
  • Max Entry Age - 50 Years
  • SI - 25k - 1 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Individual Plan

An accidental coverage policy for individuals and families and comes with high sum insured. The policy gives cumulative bonus and multiple discounts.

Unique Features

  • Educational grant
  • Vehicle/Residence modification
  • Imported medicines

Individual Plan

Special Care Gold is a special product tailored specifically for individuals with disabilities and those who are HIV/AIDS positive.

Unique Features

  • No pre-policy check-up
  • Affordable Plan
  • Flexible premium payment

Special Care Gold Insurance Policy (Pros)

  • HIV/AIDS Cover
  • Waiver of Co-Payment
  • Cataract Treatment Cover
  • Day Care Treatments
  • Road Ambulance Cover

Special Care Gold Insurance Policy (Cons)

  • 20% Co-pay applicable
  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable
  • Injuries due to breach of law

Special Care Gold Insurance Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Pre Hospitalization Cover
  • Post Hospitalization Cover
  • Disability Cover
  • High SI
  • Modern Treatment Cover

Special Care Gold Insurance Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 18 Years
  • Max Entry Age - 65 Years
  • SI - 4 L to 5 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

COVID-19

This plan is for individuals who want to protect themselves and their families against the deadliest virus of Covid-19.

Unique Features

  • No pre-medical Test
  • Only 16 days of Waiting Period
  • Low premium amount

COVID-19

Corona Kavach Policy

It covers the cost of hospitalization if the policyholder tested positive for COVID-19.

Unique Features

  • AYUSH Treatments
  • Home Care Treatment
  • No pre-medical screening test

COVID-19

Corona Rakshak Policy

This policy offers 100% sum insured to the policyholder if he/she tested positive for COVID-19.

Unique Features

  • No pre-medical screening test
  • Sum insured: INR 50K to 2.5Lakhs
  • Only 15 days Waiting Period

Accident Plan

A new-age plan with loaded benefits covering hospitalization expenses arising due to illness or accident.

Unique Features

  • Premium Payment Flexibility
  • Wellness Program
  • Short Waiting Period

Assure Insurance Policy (Pros)

  • Second Medical Opinion
  • Health Check-up Covered
  • 100% Cumulative Bonus
  • Compassionate Travel
  • AYUSH Treatment

Assure Insurance Policy (Cons)

  • 10% Co-pay applicable
  • Deductibles
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable
  • Injuries due to breach of law

Assure Insurance Policy (Other Benefits)

  • In Utero Fetal Surgery
  • Pain Management
  • Rehabilitation Cover
  • Organ Donor Cover
  • Modern Treatment Cover

Assure Insurance Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 18 Years
  • Max Entry Age - 75 Years
  • SI - 5 L - 2 Cr
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Individual Plan

A specified plan for Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes with flexible plan options. Offers automatic sum restoration with accident cover.

Unique Features

  • Cataract Cover
  • Affordable Premiums
  • Flexible Payment Options

Diabetes Safe Policy (Pros)

  • Road Ambulance Cover
  • Pre and Post Hospitalization
  • ICU Cover
  • Room Rent Cover
  • Day Care Treatment Cover

Diabetes Safe Policy (Cons)

  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable
  • Injuries due to breach of law

Diabetes Safe Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Dialysis Cover
  • Kidney Transplant Cover
  • Artificial Limbs Cover
  • Personal Accident Cover
  • OPD Cover

Diabetes Safe Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 18 Years
  • Max Entry Age - 65 Years
  • SI - 3 L to 10 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Platinum Plan

A cancer oriented policy which offers all-round protection and covers the high medical bills of the disease.

Unique Features

  • High SI
  • Affordable Premiums
  • Flexible Payment Options

Cancer Care Platinum Policy (Pros)

  • Cataract Cover
  • No pre-medical check-up
  • Lump Sum Cover
  • 50% Cumulative Bonus
  • Hospice Care

Cancer Care Platinum Policy (Cons)

  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable
  • Injuries due to breach of law

Cancer Care Platinum Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Second Medical Opinion
  • Rehabilitation Cover
  • Pain Management
  • Day Care Treatment
  • Modern Treatment Cover

Cancer Care Platinum Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 5 Months
  • Max Entry Age - 65 Years
  • SI - 5 L to 10 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Critical Plan

A critical illness policy providing lump sum benefit on diagnosis of Critical illnesses related to Cancer, Heart, Brain & Nervous System, and Major Organs.

Unique Features

  • High SI
  • Affordable Premiums
  • Tax Benefits

Critical Illness Multipay Policy (Pros)

  • Flexible Payment
  • Long Term Policy
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • Heart Disease Cover
  • 4 Group CI Covered

Critical Illness Multipay Policy (Cons)

  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable
  • Injuries due to breach of law

Critical Illness Multipay Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Open Chest CABG
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Coma of Specified Severity
  • Wellness Programs
  • Major Head Trauma

Critical Illness Multipay Policy (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age - 18 Years
  • Max Entry Age - 65 Years
  • SI - 5 L to 25 L
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Critical Plan

A truly smart health plan launched by Star Health Insurance offering tailored healthcare solutions with a high sum insured of up to INR 1 crore.

Unique Features

  • Tax Benefits
  • High SI
  • Multiple Optional Covers

Smart Health Pro Plan (Pros)

  • Modify Room Category
  • Up to 600% Cumulative Bonus
  • Reduced Waiting Period
  • Non-Medical Items Covered
  • Unlimited Automatic Restoration

Smart Health Pro Plan (Cons)

  • Adventure Sports Injuries
  • AIDS not covered
  • Injuries due to Illegal activities
  • No IVF Treatment
  • Obesity Not Covered

Smart Health Pro Plan (Other Benefits)

  • Multiple Discounts Available
  • Family Health Cover
  • Daycare Treatments
  • Air Ambulance
  • Domiciliary Hospitalization

Smart Health Pro Plan (Eligibility Criteria)

  • Entry Age: 18 Years
  • Maximum Entry Age: 50 Years
  • SI - 5 L to 1 Crore
  • Waiting Period - 30 Days

Protection Plan

Star Extra Protect is an add-on Cover that enhances the limits of existing covers in addition to offering new features to the base policy

Unique Features

  • Additional SI
  • Enhanced Protection
  • Tax Benefits

Extra- Protect Policy (Pros)

  • Enhanced Room Rent
  • Non-Medical Items Covered
  • Affordable Premiums
  • Baby Food Cover
  • Ambulance Cover

Extra- Protect Policy (Cons)

  • Obesity Treatment Unavailable
  • Hazardous Activity not covered
  • HIV/AIDS not covered
  • Cosmetic Surgery unavailable
  • Injuries due to breach of law

Extra- Protect Policy (Other Benefits)

  • Modern Treatment Cover
  • Oral Chemotherapy
  • Robotic surgeries
  • AYUSH Treatment
  • Home Care Treatment

Star Health Insurance for Senior Citizens: FAQs

1. Why is it important to buy health insurance for senior citizens?

Old age makes people more prone to diseases and illnesses. Though falling ill is evident with aging, a health insurance plan ensures that all medical expenses are taken care of without a hassle.

2. Any premium discount offered to senior citizens?

A discount of 10% for lifetime healthy individuals on producing medical reports & accepted by Star Health Insurance for Senior citizens. The proposer needs to produce the following documents:

  1. Stress Thallium Report
  2. BP Report
  3. Sugar (blood & urine)
  4. Blood urea & creatinine

3. Does a senior citizen need pre medical checkup for Senior Citizen Red Carpet Health Insurance Policy?

Asking elderly people to visit multiple times to diagnose will not be appreciated. So, pre-insurance medical screening is not required for any sum insured opted by the person.

4. Does Star Health Insurance for senior citizens come with any sub-limits?

Yes, Star Senior Citizens Red Carpet Health Insurance comes with sub-limits for cataract surgery, major surgeries and a few other treatments.

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Naval Goel

Reviewed By: Naval Goel

Naval Goel is the CEO & founder of PolicyX.com. Naval has an expertise in the insurance sector and has professional experience of more than a decade in the Industry and has worked in companies like AIG, New York doing valuation of insurance subsidiaries. He is also an Associate Member of the Indian Institute of Insurance, Pune. He has been authorized by IRDAI to act as a Principal Officer of PolicyX.com Insurance Web Aggregator.