Saudi Arabia – Insurance coverage of autism enforced
Saturday, 04 01 2017, Category: Insurance and Reinsurance, Country: Saudi Arabia
The Council of Cooperative Health Insurance issued instructions to all health insurance companies and Third Party Administrators clarifying that the unified contract will have to cover autism cases within the cooperative health insurance system with a maximum of SAR 15 thousands during the contract period. The contract has to cover the medical diagnosis, treatment and medicines.
The Secretary General of the Council Mr. Mohamad Al Hussein said that all health insurance companies have to cover autism patients given the unified contract.
Source: Al Riyadh Newspaper