Under the Delhi Arogya Kosh scheme, Delhiites are getting amenities like free assessments, free implants, surgical procedure, free remedy in case of street accidents. On Friday, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia held a gathering with the officers of the Health Department relating to these amenities being out there to the folks with none downside. Sisodia directed the officers to make the amenities higher and simpler to achieve increasingly more folks underneath the Arogya Kosh Yojana. From year-2017 to March-2022, greater than 4.27 lakh sufferers have been benefited underneath this scheme and Rs 168.43 crore has been spent by the Delhi authorities for this.
Sisodia stated that underneath this scheme, any citizen of Delhi goes to Delhi authorities hospitals for remedy and there may be ready for investigation or remedy and if the affected person wants remedy instantly, then the affected person can go to the personal hospital and get his cashless check-up. The value of that is borne by the Delhi Government. Under this scheme, each citizen of Delhi can get remedy, who has Delhi’s voter card. People beneath 19 years of age will get this facility on the premise of their mother and father voter card.
For this scheme, the affected person has to submit his utility and different paperwork to the Delhi Arogya Kosh. After their screening, the federal government bears the price of implants used throughout the remedy of the affected person as much as 5 lakhs. It is totally cashless scheme. In the final 5 years, 5028 folks have taken benefit of this and Delhi authorities has given Rs 47.61 crore for this.
Sisodia stated that aside from all authorities hospitals, personal hospitals and lots of acknowledged labs have additionally been linked underneath the Arogya Kosh scheme. About 136 varieties of medical assessments could be performed freed from value. While ready within the authorities hospital, sufferers can get all of the medical assessments together with X-ray to MRI, CT scan and ultrasound together with costly assessments performed freed from value from personal hospitals and labs. Under the scheme, within the final 5 years, greater than 3.91 lakh folks have availed free medical take a look at from personal hospitals and labs and the federal government has given Rs 68.34 crore for this.
There is a ready time for surgical procedure in Delhi authorities hospitals, but when there’s a want for fast remedy, sufferers can get the surgical procedure performed freed from value in a non-public hospital underneath the ‘Free Surgery Scheme’. But, the ready ought to be greater than 30 days in a authorities hospital. Under the scheme, 11,669 folks have availed free and cashless surgical procedure within the final 5 years and the federal government has given Rs 24.37 crore for it.
The ‘Farishte Yojana’ can also be included underneath the Arogya Kosh. Under this, an individual affected by accidents like street accident, burns in hearth will get free remedy in a authorities hospital, but when he’s admitted to a non-public hospital inside 72 hours of the accident, then all of the bills of his remedy shall be paid by the Delhi authorities. In the final three years, 18,919 folks have benefited from this scheme of the Kejriwal authorities and 1000’s of lives have been saved as a result of fast remedy. The authorities has given Rs 28.11 crore for this.
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