171 Hospitals de-empanelled under Ayushman Bharat Scheme
Saturday, January 4, 2020, 12:41 PM
A total 171 hospitals have been de-empanelled and penalties to the tune of Rs 4.5 crore have been imposed on hospitals for allegedly committed fraud and indulging in malcpractices under the Ayushman Bharat health insurance scheme, the apex body implementing it said on January 3. FIRs have been lodged against six hospitals in Uttarakhand and Jharkhand, the National Health Authority said.
Ayushman Bharat 2.0 improves cancer cover
Thursday, September 12, 2019, 11:47 AM
In a major overhaul, Ayushman Bharat would provide health cover for cancer based on the drug regimen and not on the type of cancer. The new health insurance scheme for the poorest of the poor would add over 200 packages and offer a larger variety of better quality implants in cardiology and orthopaedics.
Ayushman Bharat helps give woman a new face
Thursday, December 13, 2018, 7:58 AM
PM Modi's Ayushman Bharat scheme has given Rakhi Kashyap, 22, a-new-face and a-ray-of hope to get married soon. Recently, she has undergone a face reconstruction surgery at RML hospital in Delhi. Rakhi suffered severe burn-injuries in her childhood after she met with an-accident. Rakhi, who wanted to get married, was being delayed as she was facing rejections due to burn scare on her face.