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 individuals on the idea of Socio-Economic and Caste Census (SECC) 2011, officers stated. The beneficiaries will get the Universal Healthcare Coverage (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 government is collecting details of beneficiary families who may be missing from the SECC 2011 database. This will ensure that all beneficiaries are enrolled at the earliest so that they can avail free healthcare services,” the official stated.
According to a press release from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), the scheme would work in convergence with Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY).
“The scheme would operate in insurance 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 health insurance coverage/assurance scheme totally financed by the federal government, supplies a canopy of Rs 500,000 per household per yr for secondary and tertiary care hospitalisation throughout public and non-public empanelled hospitals in India. The good thing about Rs 5,00,000 is on a household floater foundation, which implies that it may be utilized by one or all family members.
It covers medical procedures corresponding to oncology, cardiology, nephrology and many others and up to three days of pre-hospitalisation and 15 days post-hospitalisation bills corresponding to diagnostics and medicines are additionally included within the scheme.
Union dwelling minister Amit Shah and Jammu and Kashmir’s Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha will probably be taking part within the digital occasion.