Aster DM Healthcare Ltd., an internationally renowned integrated healthcare services provider, announced its partnership with Bajaj Finserv for Aster Easy Care an initiative designed to allow patients to access emergency and elective medical care without worrying about arranging for finances. Aster Easy Care in association with Bajaj Finserv is applicable for medical bills ranging from Rs.4,999/- to Rs.4,50,000/-.
The bills can be paid in interest-free* equated monthly instalments (EMI) of up to 18 months. Any Indian resident, salaried or self-employed or relativeof the patient can avail the finance facility from Bajaj Finance Limited for the treatment.
Aster Easy Care will be available in all Aster hospitals across India including Aster Medcity - Kochi, Aster MIMS - Kozhikode, Aster MIMS Kottakkal, Aster CMI Hospital-Bengaluru, Aster Prime Hospitals-Hyderabad, Aster Aadhar Hospital- Kolhapur and Aster Ramesh Hospital- Vijayawada and Guntur. Bajaj Finance help desk will function in each of these hospitals 24X7.
This initiative will help patients who face an emergency situation or are not in a position to bear the cost upfront for any medical treatment. The benefit shall be available even for patients who are admitted and are in need of funds at the time of discharge. Patients without any or adequate health insurance cover can also avail Aster Easy Care scheme through Bajaj Finserv. This is applicable for both in-patients and outpatients.
Commenting on the initiative, Dr. Azad Moopen, Founder Chairman & Managing Director, Aster DM Healthcare said, Aster Easy Care is launched to make quality healthcare accessible and affordable to more people across India. Today, families struggle to raise money for treatment especially in medical emergencies. Sadly, health insurance is still not on the priority list of the average Indian citizen. Aster Easy Care will help even insured people who dont have sufficient coverage.
Mr. Anup Saha, President-Consumer Business, Bajaj Finserv said, We are delighted to partner with Aster DM Healthcare to provide medical treatments on easy EMSs. This association will surely will go a long way and make quality healthcare affordable to more people. With our minimal documentation process, availing EMI finance is simple and hassle free.