Clear Aarogyasri arrears, association urges Andhra Pradesh government

President of AHNAAP Dr B Narendra Reddy said that the government owed hospitals Rs 650 crore under Arogyasri scheme and Rs 130 crore more under employment health scheme.

published on : 23rd September 2019

Andhra Pradesh government bans private practice by government doctors

The previous TDP government had allowed private practice stating that it was in no position to pay non-practising allowance.

published on : 19th September 2019

Dengue, malaria treatment likely to be included in YSR Aarogyasri scheme

Not only dengue and malaria but also the ailments that require daycare and hospitalisation of patients even for 24 hours are likely to be included in the scheme to benefit more number of people.

published on : 13th September 2019

Inadequate medical aid behind deaths at Telangana government runShishu Vihar?

The shelter home has only 4 visiting doctors to monitor close to 250 kids; officials batting for exclusive health centre

published on : 29th August 2019

Telangana government to pay Rs 360 crore, Telangana Aarogyasri Network Hospital Association calls off strike

The minister said that he will ensure a mechanism for making payments to hospitals every month. He said he would also take steps for clearance of all arrears. 

published on : 21st August 2019

Aarogyasri will benefit 12 lakh families: Andhra Pradesh Health Minister

In a review meeting with Health Secretary K S Jawahar Reddy, ministers, MPs and officials here on Friday, Srinivas said the government has allotted Rs 12,000 crore to the sector in the budget. 

published on : 17th August 2019

Dues unpaid, hospitals refuse to take patients

The representative pointed out that the minister had promised to take steps to release Rs 200 crore more in September, and added that even this would not be much.

published on : 17th August 2019

Andhra CM Jagan Reddy invites PM Modi for Rythu Bharosa launch on October 15

The Chief Minister held a series of review meetings with officials on various subjects, including flood situation in Godavari and Krishna rivers, Rythu Bharosa being the priority.

published on : 14th August 2019

YSRCP government extends Aarogyasri services from November  

Foundation stone for medical colleges at Paderu in Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram and Gurazala in Guntur district will be laid either in September or October.

published on : 14th August 2019

170 private hospitals protest in Hyderabad, demand Rs 1500 crore dues by Aug 15

They threatened to withdraw medical services under Aarogyasri from August if the dues are not paid, and asked for the payment package under the scheme to be revised.

published on : 11th August 2019

Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan constitutes special panel to review Dr YSR Aarogyasri scheme

The main objective of the committee is to make recommendations to improve the quality of healthcare and to extend Dr YSR Aarogyasri scheme for all.

published on : 14th June 2019

Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan hikes ASHA wages to Rs 10,000, focus on better healthcare

The Chief Minister formed a committee consisting of experts from the medical field with a mandate to submit a report within 45 days suggesting measures to revamp the medical and health department.

published on : 4th June 2019

‘Need to bring mental health under Aarogyasri’

At present, the Aarogyasri scheme provide affordable and accessible health care to below poverty line category persons.  

published on : 3rd April 2019