Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana

Record beneficiaries of over eight lakh verified in single day under 'Aapke Dwar Ayushman' campaign

The Aapke Dwar Ayushman initiative was launched on February 1 with an aim to verify eligible beneficiaries under the scheme.

published on : 16th March 2021

Punjab Vigilance Bureau unearths health insurance scam worth crores under PMJAY scheme

The scam has come to light after private hospitals have prepared hefty fake bills in the names of smart card holders for treatment under Ayushman Bharat.

published on : 11th March 2021

Centre nod to creation of reserve fund for health from cess proceeds levied under Finance Act

The Centre said the salient feature of PMSSN is that it is a single, non-lapsable reserve fund for health in the public account.

published on : 11th March 2021

COVID-19 vaccination: Non-empanelled private hospitals can give jabs

The states and Union territories were also urged not to store, preserve, conserve or create a buffer stock of the COVID-19 vaccines, the Union Health Ministry said in a statement.

published on : 3rd March 2021

Coronavirus pandemic causes dip in utilisation of PM's Jan Arogya Yojana

Launched in September 2018, PMJAY health scheme provides for free secondary and tertiary hospitalisation of up to Rs 5 lakh for nearly 10 crore families across India.

published on : 6th February 2021

Worry for government? Economic survey finds poor service in private hospitals

Citing a research study, the report highlights that a large proportion of deaths in India manifests due to poor quality of healthcare than insufficient access.

published on : 30th January 2021