December 13, 2020 10:45 am
He said it was a matter of concern the Global Health Index ranked India 155th out of the 158 countries. Neighbouring countries Bangladesh and Pakistan fared better in the index, he said.
December 30, 2019 5:45 am
The data reveals the number of families covered under the scheme since it was launched countrywide on September 23, 2018.
June 28, 2019 2:36 pm
Responding to supplementaries in the Lok Sabha during the Question Hour, Minister of State for Health Ashwini Chaubey said 17 hospitals in Delhi -- 12 in the private sector and five government-run -- are empanelled in the scheme.
May 06, 2019 3:54 pm
"There is no hospital in Amethi where the cure of liver ailments is possible. Apart from this, Nanhe Lal did not have any Ayushman Bharat card. We do not distinguish between patients based on Congress and BJP, and treat a patient as a patient only," the director said.
April 19, 2019 8:51 am
We can confirm that health is making an impact on the political scene, when on the one hand, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches the Ayushman Bharat scheme a year before the elections and on the other hand, the Congress’s manifesto carries the party’s pledge to enact a Right to Healthcare Act.
September 26, 2018 4:05 pm
"In accordance with the provisions of the scheme, AIIMS will provide all diagnostic and therapeutic facilities to the entitled beneficiary patients admitted in the hospital, as per approved packages," its spokesperson Dr Aarti Vij said.
September 24, 2018 3:51 am
Coming down heavily on the opposition, Modi said that they always looked at the poor as vote banks, throwing freebies at them only to win the elections. He also stressed that PMJAY was yet another example of the slogan Sabka Sath, Sabka Vikas.
September 23, 2018 2:37 pm
On Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had asked Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to link the people of the state with the Ayushman Bharat health insurance scheme.
September 16, 2018 8:44 pm
One can visit the website mera.pmjay.gov.in or call up the helpline (14555) to check their enrolment.
June 22, 2020 6:22 pm