Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday launch the Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY) SEHAT scheme for the residents of Jammu and Kashmir. The scheme will profit as many as 21 lakh eligible folks on the premise of Socio-Financial and Caste Census (SECC) 2011, officers stated. The beneficiaries will get the Common Healthcare Protection (UHC) as per the SECC 2011database, they added.
A senior authorities official informed information company ANI that with the launch of AB-PMJAY SEHAT, all residents of Jammu and Kashmir, no matter their socio-economic standing, will probably be lined below the scheme. “The federal government is accumulating particulars of beneficiary households who could also be lacking from the SECC 2011 database. This can be certain that all beneficiaries are enrolled on the earliest in order that they will avail free healthcare providers,” the official stated.
In response to a press release from the Prime Minister’s Workplace (PMO), the scheme would work in convergence with Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY).
“The scheme would function in insurance coverage mode in convergence with Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY),” the assertion learn, including that the advantages of the scheme can be moveable throughout all 24,148 hospitals enlisted below ABPM-JAY in India.
The PM-JAY, world’s largest medical insurance/assurance scheme absolutely financed by the federal government, offers a canopy of Rs 500,000 per household per 12 months for secondary and tertiary care hospitalisation throughout private and non-private empanelled hospitals in India. The advantage of Rs 5,00,000 is on a household floater foundation, which signifies that it may be utilized by one or all family members.
It covers medical procedures corresponding to oncology, cardiology, nephrology and many others and as much as three days of pre-hospitalisation and 15 days post-hospitalisation bills corresponding to diagnostics and medicines are additionally included within the scheme.
Union house minister Amit Shah and Jammu and Kashmir’s Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha will probably be taking part within the digital occasion.
(with company inputs)