UAE - 30% of insurance in Dubai linked to ID
Tuesday, 04 26 2016, Category: Islamic Insurance, Country: U.A.E
By the end of 2016, all UAE residents will have their medical insurance linked to their Emirates ID cards.
At the four-month mark, the Dubai Healthcare Authority (DHA) said 30 per cent of insurance programmes have completed the cross-over process.
Talking to Emirates24|7, Dr Haider Al Yousuf, Director of Health Funding at DHA, said, “We are probably looking at close to 30 per cent of insurance programmes are enabled with Emirates ID.”
He added, “We are looking at full implementation by the end of the year.
“Already, all Saada (covering UAE nationals) and Enaya insurances are linked to Emirates ID.”
Source: Emirates 24/7