Understanding Basic Health Insurance

UNDERSTANDING BASIC HEALTH INSURANCE (WORKSHOP)

OBJECTIVES

Learn about the various types of health insurance policies and the common terms associated with them. Find out about the CPF schemes that provide basic insurance cover, which include MediShield Life and ElderShield.

COURSE OUTLINE

  • What are the available types of health insurance?
  • Understanding the common terms used in health insurance contract.
  • Assess if you need more health insurance.
  • Understanding the CPF insurance schemes.
  • What are the benefits of MediShield Life?
  • Understand the benefits and cost of integrated plans
  • What is ElderShield and Dependant Protection Scheme?
  • Considerations when taking up health insurance.

WHO WILL BENEFIT?

Those who want to understand their health insurance contracts.

Understand the features of various types of health insurance products, such as critical illness, hospital income, disability etc and be able to make an informed decision if they need all of them.

Those who want to know the insurance schemes that can be funded by CPF; the costs, features and benefits of theses schemes and if they need to supplement the schemes with private insurance plans.

Recommended Duration: 3 Hours


TYPES OF HEALTH INSURANCE (TALK)

OBJECTIVES

This talk aims to help you understand the various types of health insurance and to understand the common terms used in health insurance contracts.

COURSE OUTLINE

  • What are the available types of health insurance?
  • Understanding the common terms used in health insurance contract.
  • Assess if you need more health insurance.

Duration: 1 Hour


CPF INSURANCE SCHEMES (TALK)

OBJECTIVES

This talk aims to help you understand the types of insurance offered under the CPF insurance schemes, including MediShield LIFE and how they protect you and your family. You will also learn how claims are processed and be able to choose a suitable ward to maximise the benefits of your hospital plan.

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Understanding the CPF insurance schemes.
  • What are the benefits of MediShield Life
  • Understand the purpose, cost and benefits of integrated plan
  • What is ElderShield and Dependant Protection Scheme
  • Considerations when taking up health insurance.
  • Understanding the claim process.

Duration: 1 Hour


Who Should Attend?
Those who want to understand their health insurance contract. Understand the features of various types of health insurance products, such as critical illness, hospital income, disability etc and be able to make informed decision if they need all of them.

Those who want to know what are the insurance schemes that can be funded by CPF, the cost, features, benefits of these schemes and if they need to supplement the schemes with private insurance plans.