Under the Ayushman Bharat Health Insurance Scheme, 171 hospitals have been excluded from the panel on charges of forgery and a fine of over Rs 4.5 crore has been imposed on the hospitals. The National Health Authority gave this information on Friday.
new Delhi: Under the Ayushman Bharat Health Insurance Scheme, 171 hospitals have been excluded from the panel on charges of forgery and a fine of over Rs 4.5 crore has been imposed on the hospitals. The National Health Authority gave this information on Friday. He also informed that FIRs have been registered against six hospitals in Uttarakhand and Jharkhand. It said in a statement, “171 hospitals have already been excluded from the panel. Hospitals involved in misconduct have been fined more than Rs 4.5 crore.
What is Ayushman Bharat Yojana
The aim of Ayushman Bharat Yojana is to get rid of expensive medical bills especially for the lower and lower middle-class families. The categories of poor, deprived rural families and urban workers have been kept under the ambit of this scheme. According to the latest Socio Economic Ethnic Census (SECC), 8.03 crore such villages and 2.33 families of cities have been included. Under this ambitious scheme of the government, each family is given a coverage of five lakh rupees annually and they can get cashless treatment in a government or private hospital. According to estimates, under this scheme, more than 2.5 lakh beds in about 10 thousand hospitals of the country will be reserved for the poor.
Find out who is involved in the
plan, it is very easy to find out whether you are involved in the scheme or not. First of all, open the website of Ayushman Bharat https://mera.pmjay.gov.in. Here you have to enter your mobile number. An OTP will come after that. After verifying this OTP by putting it on the website, a page will open. Where you can see if the plan includes or not.
If there is no name on the website …
If Ayushman Bharat’s website is not showing your name, then there is no need to worry. There is a link to SICC (Social Economic Cast Census) on this website. By visiting this link, you will have to enter details like your name, address, father’s name and state etc. After this, the detail will open.
Contact Ayushman Mitra,
if your name is not on the website, you can contact the nearest government or private hospital involved in the scheme. The government has deployed Ayushman Mitra / Arogya Mitra to help you here. Every small and big information related to the scheme can be obtained from them.
You can avail this facility in the hospital
if you are involved in the scheme and want to take advantage of it, it is very easy. You have to contact the help desk of Ayushman Mitra or Ayushman Mitra of the hospital involved in the scheme. There you will have to show documents like identity card. For this, Aadhar card, voter ID card or ration card will be required. Keep in mind that there is no mandatory requirement of Aadhaar card. You will not have to pay a single penny for treatment.