Ayushman Bharat health insurance: Who all it covers, how to apply
AB-NHPS will have a defined benefit over of Rs 5 lakh per family per year on a family floater basis for secondary and tertiary care hospitalisation.
Parliamentary panel red-flags government's ambitious healthcare scheme
While the government had difficulties in implementing the healthcare scheme, it announced the launch a bigger healthcare programme in its Union Budget for 2018-19 last month.
Modicare: Private hospitals may be roped in for NHPS
Centre may ask states to incentivise private sector to set up infra, create trained manp...
Finances will never be a problem for NHPS: J P Nadda
NHPS is aimed at benefiting 10 crore poor families by providing coverage of up to Rs 5 lakh per family per year for secondary and tertiary health care.
Will Budget 2018 consider the 90% of workers in our country that have no health insurance?
With 70% of healthcare in the country being under the private sector, it is imperative for insurers to seek commercially viable plans, which is often not the case with the informal MSMEs.
15 insurers offer products covering AYUSH treatment
IRDAI defines AYUSH treatment as medical treatments given under Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy systems.
Grounds for giving RSBY to Health Ministry not 'tenable': Parliamentary panel
A Parliamentary panel said the reasons given by the government for transferring the Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojna from the Labour Ministry to the Health Ministry are not "tenable".
Parliamentary panel advises against shifting RSBY out of Labour Ministry
RSBY provides for smart card-based cashless health insurance cover of Rs 30K per annum on a family floater scheme for workers in unorganised sector.
Bengal leading in health insurance scheme under RSBY: Chandrima Bhattacharya
West Bengal is the first state in the country to issue smart cards for Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana in the name of women who are family heads
Government to pay 50 pc premium for auto, taxi drivers under RSBY
Oscar Fernandes will address the health concerns of auto rickshaw drivers and taxi drivers, who form a vulnerable segment of the unorganised workers.
Odisha to extend RSBY to MGNREGA workers and other labourers
The Odisha government today said it has decided to include MGNREGA beneficiaries and unorganised sector workers under the Rastriya Swastha Bima Yojana (RSBY).
RSBY health insurance scheme launched in Arunachal Pradesh
The Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY), a health insurance scheme of the Centre for people living below poverty line was launched today in Arunachal Pradesh.
Government sets up panel to look into pricing of RSBY scheme
Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana is a universal health scheme by the government to cater to the BPL people.
Haryana's domestic workers to get health insurance under RSBY
Domestic workers in Haryana will get cashless health insurance under Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana, a scheme for providing health care to BPL families.
Chattisgarh and Kerala using RSBY cards for public distribution system
Chhattisgarh and Kerala are using smart card-based IT platform of the RSBY for all public distribution system (PDS) beneficiaries in their states.
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