PM Narendra Modi on the occasion of 72nd Independence Day celebration has announced to launch Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Abhiyan 2018. This is the last speech of PM Modi before 2019 Lok Sabha elections. PM Jan Aarogya Abhiyaan will be launched under Ayushman Bharat Scheme on 25 September 2018. Ayushman Bharat – National Health Protection Mission (AB-NHPM) will boost affordable healthcare and will provide Rs. 5 Lakh as Health Insurance to around 50 crore people.
PM Narendra Modi is currently addressing the nation from Red Fort in New Delhi. It is PM Modi’s fifth and final Independence Day speech. The Prime Minister had recently sought ideas from people for his Independence Day speech.
Latest Update – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) – Complete Details
The software for Jan Arogya Yojana will be tested for the next 6 to 7 weeks and finally this scheme would be launched on the birth anniversary of Pt. Deendayal Upadhyaya (25 September).
Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Abhiyan
Prime Minister Modi, on the eve of celebration of 72nd Independence Day of India has announced to launch Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Abhiyan. This is a National Health Protection Scheme which will provide affordable healthcare facilities to poor people. To ensure transparency, the central govt. will implement this initiative through the use of technology / software.
This software is in testing process and the testing process will continue for the next 6 to 7 weeks. Afterwards, this paperless and cashless treatment facility will be available for around 50 crore people. All the families will then get Health Insurance of Rs. 5 lakh p.a under this Pradhan mantri Rashtriya Swasthya Suraksha Mission (PMRSSM).
Under Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Abhiyaan, all the people whose name appears in the Rural and Urban list of Ayushman Bharat Yojana Beneficiaries can avail treatment at NHPM Treatment Package Rates. For this purpose, the state can invite Ayushman Bharat Yojana Online Application Forms or Registration at Common Service Centers (CSCs).
Claim Settlement guidelines are released for Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Abhiyan. People can make claims at all the Health and Wellness Centers, govt. hospitals and Private Empanelled hospitals. Ayushman Mitras will be enrolled to serve people and assist them during their treatment. Ayushman Family Cards will be given to beneficiaries to avail treatment benefits.
Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) Logo
The logo for Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) has been released on 27 August 2018. It is shown in the figure below:-