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Registration For Ayushman Bharat Cards

Registration For Ayushman Bharat Cards

National Health Protection Scheme is a centrally sponsoring scheme launching in 2018; under the Ayushman Bharat Mission of MoHFW in India. Around a year after the Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana was rolling out; fewer than one-sixth of the eligible residents have signed up for the central government’s flagship medical coverage scheme. But…

Ayushman Bharat Deactivated For Issuing Health Cards

Ayushman Bharat Deactivated For Issuing Health Cards

National Health Protection Scheme is a centrally sponsoring scheme launched in 2018; under the Ayushman Bharat Mission of MoHFW in India. More than 1.2 Lakh families have availed treatment; so far in several hospitals across the country under the Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojna (AB-PMJAY) since its launch in September last year. As…

Artificial Intelligence To Check Frauds In Ayushman Bharat

Artificial Intelligence To Check Frauds In Ayushman Bharat

National Health Protection Scheme is a centrally sponsoring scheme launching in 2018; under the Ayushman Bharat Mission of MoHFW in India. The NHA has issuing show-cause notices to 48 hospitals across the country so far; out of which 31 hospitals have been suspending following detailing investigation. The rapidly increasing popularity of the government’s flagshhip health…

Ayushman Bharat Scheme In Microfinance Institutions

Ayushman Bharat Scheme In Microfinance Institutions

National Health Protection Scheme is a centrally sponsoring scheme launched in 2018; under the Ayushman Bharat Mission of MoHFW in India. One of the flagship programmes of the NDA government, Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY) Ayushman Bharat has committed to universal health coverage (UHC) for citizens of the country. The plan of the scheme…

Checks On Hospitals As Ayushman Bharat Frauds Pile Up

Checks On Hospitals As Ayushman Bharat Frauds Pile Up

After launching of the Ayushman Bharat the flagship heath care programme of the Narendra Modi government 9 months back; most of the fraud cases have been reporting from Uttarakhand and Jharkhand. As a result, the government has tightening a number of rules to prevent these. As the hospitals need to get pre-authorisation within 6 hours of…

Renewing Of The Health Insurance Policy In Time

Renewing Of The Health Insurance Policy In Time

Health insurance plans, nowadays; come with the feature of lifelong renew ability wherein there is no maximum age when coverage stops. So, whether you are in your 80s or 90s, you can enjoy continued coverage under a health plan. However, this lifelong coverage can be enjoying only if you renew the policy before it expires.…

Specific Insurance Needs Of People Suffering From Mental Illness

Specific Insurance Needs Of People Suffering From Mental Illness

As per the report, a little over 55% of adults with mental illness; do not receiving any treatment atleast once throughout their lives. But moreover, there is another fact that the expenses for the treatment of mental illness like anxiety are way too high in the charge. It is not just the expenses that are…

Higher Premium Health Insurance According To Lifestyle Diseases

Higher Premium Health Insurance According To Lifestyle Diseases

Depending on the insurer’s underwriting policies and higher premium health insurance ; but diabetics can be covering if blood sugar levels are acceptable; but Sanjay Datta saying, Chief, Underwriting, Claims and Reinsurance; where, India is home to the largest number of diabetics and heart patients in the world. For instance, if the HbA1c score is…

Health Sector Wants Better Treatment

Health Sector Wants Better Treatment

Through the budget; there has been no direct reference to the health sector; but at a time when India has been plague by child deaths and stressing health infrastructure. Healthcare professionals expressing disappointment with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s maiden Budget. The proposed overall allocation for health has risen to ₹64,999 crore this year, from a…

Modi's Ayushman Bharat Scheme Budget 2019

Modi’s Ayushman Bharat Scheme Budget 2019

The Ayushman Bharat scheme was implementing on September 25, 2018. The government had investing Rs 2,400 crore in 2018-19, which was increasing to Rs 6,400 crore in 2019-20. The Modi government plans to providing annual healthcare cover of Rs 5 lakh to around 10.74 crore families across the country. More than 26.25 lakh people have…

Senior Citizen Health Insurance Plans

Senior Citizen Health Insurance Plans

As various insurance companies offer health insurance for senior citizens; specifically for people who are aging around 60-65 years and above. These health insurance plans are specially designing to offer financial aid for senior citizens; and to take care of any medical expenses incurring by them. These health insurance plans for senior citizens/parents offer various…

Healthcare Sector needing More Funds In Health Scheme

Healthcare Sector needing More Funds In Health Scheme

The impact of this inadequate funding on the health system is visible in terms of insufficient human resources; infrastructure and health schemes. Given that 2/3rd of the public spending on health in India is from the state; and local governments; sub-national players are important stakeholders. Ayushman Bharat has successfully covered millions of Indians by providing…