Assam State started Atal-Amrit Abhiyan – Health Insurance Scheme
⇒ Government of Assam rolled out a health insurance that is ‘Atal-Amrit Abhiyan’ program to offer coverage against many critical diseases.
⇒ The program target is to give standard health care to all family members the state at low cost.
⇒ This program is said to be biggest health care initiative undertaken by Assam state government than any other state in our country.
⇒ Worth of this program is around Rs 200 crore.
Atal-Amrit Abhiyan Scheme Highlights:
⇒ Below Poverty Line (BPL) and Above Poverty Line (APL) both families who has yearly income less than 5 laks rupees are fit for this scheme.
⇒ All eligible individuals will be offered cashless cards to get treatment up to 437 ailments under 6 categories at all major hospitals in the country.
⇒ The above mentioned six categories are cardiovascular diseases, kidney diseases, cancer, neo-natal diseases, neurological conditions and burns.