4 Easy Steps to Speed-up Your Reimbursement Claim Settlement

health insuranceClaiming reimbursement for hospitalization may not be a straightforward task as there may be several challenges involved in processing your claims. There may be times when you may be required to submit additional details or documents, and additional information on the treatment. Moreover, the claim processing begins only after all your documents have been received in full. The time taken during the entire process can be stressful.

How would it be if you could enjoy a faster settlement of your reimbursement claim? Would it reduce your worries? Medi Assist can help you in doing this. All you need to do is intimate us of your upcoming claim online before the hospital discharge and upload your documents online on discharge. An advance notification of a reimbursement claim helps us to be ready, and uploading your documents online helps us start working towards your claim processing immediately.

How do you fast-track your reimbursement claim?

Fast-tracking your reimbursement claim is now simple. Just follow the steps below and we will help in settling your claims faster.

• Notify us in advance of your upcoming claim. Go to your MediBuddy app or medibuddy.in and click the ‘Reimbursement’ tile. Fill in the details and click ‘Intimate’. You can also intimate us about your upcoming claim by logging on to the MediBuddy online portal.

• For submitting all your documents online for a reimbursement claim, login to the online portal and fill up the necessary details. Just take a picture of your documents and upload them onto the portal.

• Once you have uploaded your documents online, we will check if we have received all the necessary documents. We will intimate you in case of any missing/additional documents that may be required, so that you can upload them before you courier us all the required documents. This will help you eliminate sending couriers multiple times and stop worrying about unnecessary delays.

• Medi Assist begins the process of settling your claims once you upload the scanned copies of documents on MediBuddy. However, do not forget to send us the hard copy of all your bills and documents you have uploaded within 15 days from the date of discharge, as claims can be settled only upon receipt and validation of the hard copies.

So, what are you waiting for? Fast-track your claim reimbursement process today.

3 Simple Ways to Track Your Claim in Real-time

health insuranceTracking claims becomes extremely important if you plan to raise a claim for hospitalization. If you plan to opt or cashless hospitalization, pre-authorization is an important process that determines whether you qualify for cashless hospitalization. Depending on the sum assured for your treatment, you can be prepared with the amount you have to pay from your pocket including co-pay. On the other hand, if you plan to raise a reimbursement claim, you are bound to go through significant amount of paperwork before your claim gets settled. The claim settlement may also get delayed due to insufficient or incorrect records. Tracking your claim in all these scenarios becomes absolutely necessary so that you can plan your next step in advance.

But, making a claim and tracking it using traditional ways can be quite overwhelming as you may end up spending significant time trying to track it without obtaining a satisfactory response.

Now you have a smarter and efficient way of tracking your claim in real-time using the various options Medi Assist provides. Want to check the status of a reimbursement claim or want to know if your request for cashless hospitalization has been approved before hospitalization? We can help you do this in real-time and from anywhere.

How can you do this?

Medi Assist provides several options to help you keep track of your claim based on your Claim number, Medi Assist ID, email address or mobile number. Here are the options you can use.

– Use your MediBuddy app and click the ‘Claims’ tile. Enter your claim number and other details to track your claim. Alternately, you can use your mobile browser or go online to track your claim on medibuddy.in.

– You can also go to track.medibuddy.in and enter your details to search for your claim details.

– Opting for our SMS alerts is another good way of keeping track of your claim. Just SMS Claims [Claim Number] to +91 96631 49992 to obtain real-time status of your claim.

So, why lose sleep on inconvenient claim tracking processes? Self-help is empowering. Choose one of the aforementioned options and keep track of your claim in real-time.

Now Order Medicines to Your Doorstep


Falling sick and getting treated is an inescapable part of life. And with treatment comes prescription medicines, which can be bought from a medical store close to you. But there is no guarantee that the medicines prescribed to you are available at the medical store. There is also no guarantee that the alternate medicine provided by the pharmacist has the required composition prescribed to you. Moreover, why go to a medical store when it can come to you?

Now you can just order your prescription medicines from us and get it delivered to your doorstep in a simpler and faster way.


This is how you can do it

• Go to the MediBuddy online portal and click the ‘Medicines’ tile.

• Enter the patient details, delivery address where the medicines need to be delivered, and preferred time of delivery.

• Upload a copy of your valid prescription. Search for your prescribed medicines and place the order.

Medicines will be handed over to you upon validating the original prescription.

Why order from us?

While you can go and buy your prescription medicines from your closest medical store, here are the advantages of ordering your medicines from us.

• Assured availability of prescription and specialty drugs.

• Genuineness of the medicines you are buying from us.

• Attractive discounts on MRP on the medicines you are buying.

• Multiple payment options – Cash on delivery, credit card, Medi Assist prepaid card, or cashless if the prescription is covered under the insurance.

So, why wait in a queue at the medical store without the surety of getting the prescribed medicine? Order from us, and save your precious time and money.

3 Simple Steps to Maintain Your Personal Health Records Safely

How do you usually maintain your health records? We bet, you maintain a file of all the prescriptions, scans and tests, health screening reports, discharge summaries, and store it in a safe place. However, there are several problems associated with maintaining physical records. One problem is that you must be extremely organized in order to make sure that you keep the records in the same file in the same location every time you take it out. If not, they can never be found when you need them the most due to misplacement. Another problem is that paper can deteriorate over the years. You may even end up losing an important record and this may prove costly to you. Do not forget about the cumbersome process of carrying a physical record with you every time you travel.

Now, it is simpler to maintain all the health records in one place and never lose them again. Moreover, you can access your record anytime and from any place you want. How can you do it? Simply use the MediBuddy app or online portal.

How does it work?

• Go to your MediBuddy online portal, click on the ‘Records’ tile and sign into your account.

• Upload all the records onto the secured digital repository. In order to scan the documents, simply take a picture of them.

• Whenever you need to access any of these records, sign in or just enter your details to access them. You can view your documents on the MediBuddy app and download them from the online portal.

So, say good bye to the inconvenient ways of storing your health records. Switch to secure and efficient ways of storing them securely and accessing them anytime and from anywhere.

Have you tried a Planned eCashless Hospitalization?

eCashless has something for everyone in the health insurance ecosystem. For you and me, eCashless offers a hassle-free method to get a provisional preauthorization before hospitalization using your MediBuddy app. For hospitals, eCashless the a great way to plan reservations and improve patient experience. And for the health insurance industry, eCashless means taking one definitive step into the future – a future driven by technology, mobility and extreme customer delight.

Here is how it works!!

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Medi Assist introduces ‘eCashless’ feature to book cashless hospitalization

Medi Assist India Revolutionizes Cashless Hospitalization with eCashless

Medi Assist launches eCashless, a feature on their MediBuddy mobile app that allows members to plan a cashless hospitalization from the comfort of their homes before being admitted to hospital. Instead of queuing up at the hospitals, preauthorization request can be raised in just a few clicks. Member receives a secure passcode on the mobile app, straightaway walk into the hospital and presents the secure passcode along with a valid photo ID proof.

With the launch of eCashless, both the patient and the hospital are able to plan the hospitalization comfortably and well in advance. This marks one more step to improve our customer experience at the time of hospitalization.


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eCashless, THE most convenient way to avail cashless hospitalization, is here!

Consider how you plan a vacation today. You don’t wait for hours at the travel agent’s desk; you don’t stand in the queue for your train or air tickets; you simply use your smartphone and plan your vacation online. The simplicity of booking and scheduling makes the holiday even more enjoyable.

Now consider how you plan a hospitalization in the family. After consultation with your doctor, you walk into the hospital on the finalized date of admission for the procedure. You join the long queue at the insurance desk to apply for a preauthorization. And while you’re away there, your family waits anxiously for you at the ward. “Why doesn’t someone think of a better way to get this done more efficiently?” you think to yourself.

We did! Presenting eCashless from Medi Assist, a whole new way of experiencing cashless hospitalization. eCashless gives you the power to get a provisional preauthorization even before you walk into the hospital. Here’s how it works:

  1. You opt for an eCashless using your MediBuddy mobile app and enter basic details about the treatment.
  2. Medi Assist sends your request to your chosen network hospital.
  3. The hospital provides an early estimate for the treatment and forwards your request to Medi Assist.
  4. Medi Assist releases a provisional preauthorization to the hospital. Simultaneously, you receive a secure passcode for your request.
  5. On the date of admission, you walk into the hospital and show your secure passcode at the insurance desk.
  6. The hospital “unlocks” your provisional approval with your passcode and instantly hands over the preauthorization.

The result, no waiting, no queues, no last-minute decision making and much lesser anxiety. What more, a planned hospitalization with Medi Assist also helps you reduce your out of pocket expense by opting for preferred discounted tariffs.

So the next time you’re planning a hospitalization, don’t do it the traditional way – make it eCashless, make it really, really easy.

Network Hospital Search: It’s as simple as a map with you at the centre!

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You’ve heard about this fancy new restaurant and want to find out where it is located. So you pick up your smartphone, open Maps, enter the name of the restaurant and locate it on the map.

If finding a restaurant can be so easy, why not network hospitals? After all, the urgency associated with finding a hospital is far greater than that associated with locating a place for leisure activity.

And so, we decided to transform the way Medi Assist members find and locate network hospitals – using just your location and your maps. Here’s how:

1. Open your MediBuddy app. (Don’t have it yet? Get it today from your app store today). But just in case, you can also visit medibuddy.in and click the Hospitals tile.


2. Set your location, either your current location or change the location as necessary.

3. Choose your insurer so you see only those hospitals that are in your insurer network. (This is important because cashless hospitalization is available only at network hospitals.

4. Voila, you can see all your network hospitals! You can also change the search radius to increase your search area.


Not only do you get the location of the hospital along with all their contact details, you also have a clear visual indication of the route. Really, really simple, isn’t it? Try it and let us know what you think.