Odisha Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana 2018 – Cashless Medical Scheme
Odisha Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana 2018 – The State Government is going to launch Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana for providing insurance coverage to the people of the state. Under this insurance coverage scheme, the Odisha Government will provide Rs. 5 lakh per family per annum as healthcare assistance for secondary and tertiary procedures of treatment. Besides this, under this scheme, the state government will provide cashless treatment facility to about 70 lakh families (3.5 crore people) of the state at all government and private empanelled hospitals.
Odisha Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana
Besides this, the Odisha Government has also launched the Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Scheme. The state government will provide free Health Service to all the citizens at any government Health Institution from District to Sub-Center level.
The Odisha Government will launch the Health Insurance Scheme on 15 August 2018.
Odisha Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana 2018 – Health Insurance Scheme
The Odisha Government has launched 3 new schemes Universal Health Coverage Scheme, Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana & Drop Back Assistance. Here are the important features and highlights of this Health Insurance Scheme –
- Universal Health Coverage (UHC) – Under the Odisha Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Scheme, all the citizens who visit any Government Health Institution from District to Sub-Center level will get all free health services. This scheme will also include a waiver of all Users Fees at public health services upto District Headquarter Hospitals. Besides this, the state government will also provide Free Healthcare Services at all Public Health Services.
- Biju Swasthya Kalyana Yojana – The Odisha Government will also provide Rs. 5 lakh per family per annum for all Secondary and Tertiary Cashless Health Care Assistance. The state government will benefit 3.5 crore people (70 lakh families) at any government and private empanelled hospitals under this scheme.
- Drop Back Assistance – The State Government will also provide Rs. 500 to all pregnant women and infant who visit all Public Health Facilities under this Drop-back for Pregnant Women & Sick Infants. Besides this, the assistance will help citizens to take transport back home after delivery/treatment in hospitals