PMJAY enrolment drive for returnees underway

STAFF REPORTER
IMPHAL, 1st Jul: The State Health Agency (SHA) has undertaken an enrolment drive under PMJAY scheme for eligible beneficiaries from among the returnees staying in quarantine centres.
According to a statement of SHA, apart from cashless hospitalisation benefit of up to Rs 5 lakh per family per year for poor families listed in the Socio-Economic Caste Census (SECC) 2011, the scheme now allows free testing and treatment of all Covid-19 patients at RIMS, JNIMS and all district hospitals of the state (as well as empanelled hospitals across the country); and free in-patient testing and treatment during and after hospitalisation for nearly all types of illnesses/ailments even in the best hospitals of the state.
For the enrolment drive, SHA has started sending bulk SMS to the returnees in quarantine centres, to get in touch with the agency’s call centre through toll-free number 1800-103-2015. Pamphlets mentioning details of the scheme are also being distributed in the QCs in a phased manner. The dedicated toll free number runs 24/7 and any queries related to the scheme maybe raised through the channel. One can also log-in to www.mera.pmjay.gov.in to check their eligibility, and visit http://publichealth.medibuddy.in/PMJAYManipur/ for more details.


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