Egyptian media city complex launches new medical insurance tender

Egyptian Media Production City (EMPC), the country’s biggest built information and media complex, is putting out to tender on a new medical insurance policy for its employees.

The insurance policy is with total sum insured of around 62 million Egyptian pounds ($3.4 million) designated to serve around 2,504 employees, sources with knowledge of the matter told Amwal Al Ghad on Monday.

The coverage will be worth 25,000 pounds per person, according to the EMPC insurance policy, whose cover will involve surgeries, endoscopes, medical bills, outpatient clinics, medicines, dental treatment, and chronic diseases, the sources added.

The policy will also cover the costs of medical tests, surgeries, treatment of mental illness, intensive care, and dialysis, according to the sources.

EMPC is set to open the technical envelopes on Tuesday, December 13th, the sources said, referring that the main insurers competing to win this tender are Royal Insurance Company and Egyptian Saudi Insurance House.