mySalam Is Now Open For Online Registration And Claims
Author Avatar

 

mySalam Is Now Open For Online Registration And Claims(Image: The Edge Markets)

Registration and claims processes for the mySalam national health insurance scheme is open from 1 March, announced Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng this week. The insurance coverage under this scheme for the B40 low-income group commenced in 1 January 2019, whereas the website was officially launched on 26 February.

Guan Eng assured that the online registration and claims process are easy for B40 recipients and family members to fill up online when involving personal information. “However, if they still face problems to register and make insurance claims, they can see us to resolve the problems,” he said.

The Finance Minister also revealed that claims under mySalam can be made at government hospitals and at agencies (to be announced on the website). Those who are are receiving treatment at any government hospital can apply, but approval is subject to the condition that they are low-income earners. Guan Eng added that there will be no limit to the amount of people in a family that can claim for the mySalam benefits.

However, those who have pre-existing conditions diagnosed prior to the commencement of the mySalam scheme will not be covered. Meanwhile, those without any medical conditions cannot pre-register but can be part of the scheme if they fall ill later.

Earlier this year, Minister Lim Guan Eng announced the mySalam scheme which offers free health insurance coverage for eligible B40 citizens. The health insurance covers 36 critical diseases with a one-off payment of RM8,000 and daily payments as replacement income when hospitalised. About RM2bil was channeled into the mySalam trust fund through the cooperation of the government and Great Eastern Holdings, benefiting around 3.69mil households in the B40 group.

For more details or help regarding the registration process, log on to www.mysalam.com.my.

(Source: The Edge Markets, The Star)

 

0 0 votes
Article Rating

SHARE

Comments (1)

Subscribe
Notify of
1 Comment
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Thomas Khaw
1 year ago

Hi,
Who is B40 citizens?

Top Insurance Articles
Post Image
Government and Private Hospitals in Malaysia: How Much Do They Really Cost?
The RinggitPlus Team
- 2nd January 2018
We keep hearing that government hospitals are cheaper than the private ones, but what’s the price difference really like? Keep reading to find out!
Post Image
Which Insurance Providers Accept E-Wallets For Premium Payment?
Jacie Tan
- 9th June 2021
Most people pay for their insurance premiums by signing up for an auto-debit, usually with a credit or […]
Post Image
Introducing FWD Takaful
The RinggitPlus Team
- 17th September 2019
Forget what you thought you already knew about Takaful – and find out what new perspectives FWD Takaful has to introduce.
Post Image
RinggitPlus Announces Partnerships With FSMOne & Fi Life To Offer Exclusive Benefits For The RinggitPlus Community
Pang Tun Yau
- 8th June 2021
RinggitPlus has announced strategic partnerships with two digital financial providers, FSMOne and Fi Life, as the fintech company […]

Related articles

Related Posts Image
Related Posts Image

Life Insurance Basics In Malaysia

Jacie Tan -
2nd February 2021
Related Posts Image
Related Posts Image