गरीब परिवारों को इलाज के लिये पांच लाख रुपए तक का मुफ्त बीमा कवर देने वाली प्रधानमंत्री जन आरोग्य योजना (पीएम- जेएवाई) के तहत अब इलाज करने वाले अस्पतालों के प्रदर्शन पर नजर रखी जाएगी और उसके मुताबिक उन्हें स्टार रेटिंग दी जाएगी.
Andaman and Nicobar Island Scheme for Health Insurance
Year of Launch:
All BPL families, Government pensioners plus permanent residents with income below 3 lakhs
Number of Families Covered (2017-18):
RSBY plus, Mukhya Mantri State Health Care Scheme (MMSHC), HP Universal Health Protection Scheme (HPUHPS)
Year of Launch:
2010 (RSBY Plus),
Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana(PM-JAY) is a pioneering initiative of Prime Minister Modi to ensure that poor and vulnerable population is provided health cover. This initiative is part of the Government’s vision to ensure that its citizens – especially the poor and vulnerable groups have universal access to good quality hospital services without anyone having to face financial hardship as a consequence of using health services.
PM-JAY provides an insurance cover upto Rs 5 lakh per family, per year for secondary and tertiary hospitalization. All pre-existing conditions are covered from day 1 of implementation of PM-JAY in respective States/UTs.
The health services covered under the programme include hospitalization expenses, day care surgeries, follow-up care, pre and post hospitalization expense benefits and new born child/children services. The comprehensive list of services is available on the website.
PM-JAY covers more than 10 crore poor and vulnerable families across the country, identified as deprived rural families and occupational categories of urban workers’ families as per the latest Socio-Economic Caste Census (SECC) data. A list of eligible families has been shared with the respective state government as well as ANMs/BMO/BDOs of relevant area.
Services under the scheme can be availed at all public hospitals and empaneled private health care facilities. Empanelment of the hospitals under PM-JAY will be conducted through an online portal by the state government. Information about empaneled hospitals will be made available at through different means such as government website, mobile app. Beneficiaries can also call the helpline number at 14555.