Health Insurance is a system of assurance to meet the contingencies of health care expenses. The important objective of Health Insurance is to provide protection against financial losses caused by unforeseen health problems. It requires huge number of professionals to meet demand of the insurance sector.
The objective of this program is to expose students to modern healthcare policies, including quality, application, and implementation. This program primarily focuses on healthcare industry and its various departments in health care and public health organizations. Individuals who complete the Health Insurance program will have a solid knowledge of healthcare management and a solid exposure to the latest health insurance policies.
Module 1: Introduction to Health Insurance
Module 2: Health Economics
Module 3: Medical coding
Module 4: International Classification of Disease (ICD-10)
Module 5: Policy Administration and Accounting
Module 6: Health financing and Insurance Policies
Module 7: Health Insurance Marketing and operations
Module 8: Medical Underwriting: Principles and Practices
Module 9: Digitalization in Health Insurance (PegaSystems, Oracle Insurance, Applied Rater, Audit stream etc.)
Module 10: Health Insurance Products
Module 11: Risk and Claims Management
Module 12: Legal and Regulatory Aspects of Insurance
Module 13: Industry Based Case Studies
Graduation in Pharma/Medical/Biomedical/Biotechnology/Microbiology/Science and Candidates appearing for the final year of Bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification exam or awaiting their results, are eligible to apply.
Minimum duration to complete this program is 1 year and maximum is 2 years.
The registration dates for this bi-annual executive program run by the institute are updated timely on the webpage. The Training sessions and webinars are strictly scheduled depending on the availability of speakers. Effective E-learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the course lectures, videos and study material easily accessible. This gives huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.
IGMPI follows a credit system based on all learning activities involved in studying for all PG Diploma, Executive Diploma and Certificate Programmes. Each of your modules is equal to 4 credits. To successfully complete the programme, you will have to earn all the credits assigned to your programme.
All the participants are expected to appear for an online exam and are also obliged to submit assignments after each module. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Post Graduate Diploma in Health Insurance by Faculty of Healthcare Administration, IGMPI. For all the above mentioned modules elaborate course material, self-assessment assignments and project work details would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the webpage as well.
The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing with placement assistance to in its participants. Besides, it has a robust placement cell comprised of senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintains close links with business and industry. This cell is continuously engaged in promoting the employability of our participants and encouraging the concerned Human Resources department and Hiring Managers to recruit/hire our participants for their vacant positions. The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing & interview skills.
In recent months the Institute has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working with global pharmaceutical and healthcare Companies like Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC), Bajaj Allianz General Insurance, ICICI Lombard General Insurance, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance, Birla Sunlife Insurance, Tata AIG General Insurance, New India Assurance Co., Iffco Tokyo General Insurance, Oriental Insurance Co., and HDFC Standard Life Insurance,
Changing lifestyles are causing diseases with expensive and prolonged treatments. Health insurance helps cushion your family finances from unexpected large medical expenses. It helps meet various health needs be it based on the life stage of a person or a specific disease. Health Care Insurance professionals are involved in the business aspects of health care service delivery.
Duties vary and may include planning and coordinating department activities in personnel and staffing, purchasing, public relations, fund raising, accounting, and program evaluation. They develop and implement budgets, analyze all types of data, and assure compliance with regulatory agency requirements or others work in marketing, finance, insurance, and information systems in health care and related organizations. Work opportunities in insurance sector are enormous. Health care professionals can work as Administrative Officer, Assistant Administrative Officer, Development Officer, Insurance / Composite Agents, Insurance Surveyors, Actuaries, Insurance Underwriter, Investment Professionals.
Mr Vinod Arora, Principal Advisor, IGMPI
Placement testimonials: Our alumni are working with Fortune 500 and global Pharmaceutical, Food and healthcare giants like