Amma Platinum Plus health package launched

According to a release, three health check-up  packages – Amma Gold for `1,000, Amma Diamond for `2,000 and Amma Platinum for `3,000 – have already been offered.

Published: 11th June 2019 03:53 AM  |   Last Updated: 11th June 2019 03:53 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

CHENNAI: Health Minister C Vijaya Baskar launched the Amma Platinum Plus package under the Amma Master Health Check-up Scheme during the first-anniversary celebration of the scheme at the Government Multi Super-Specialty Hospital, Omandurar Estate, on Monday.

According to a release, three health check-up packages – Amma Gold for Rs 1,000, Amma Diamond for Rs 2,000 and Amma Platinum for Rs 3,000 – have already been offered. Now the minister has launched one more package, Amma Platinum Plus, for Rs 4,000.

“Under the Amma Platinum Plus scheme, full body check-up will be provided with eye screening, glaucoma testing, refractory errors testing, retinal testing, colour vision testing, and treadmill and lung function testing,” the release said.“Since its launch in June 8 last year, a total of 9,845 people have used the services, and Rs 2.48 crore was generated,” the release added.

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