NTR VAIDYA SEVA SCHEME DETAILSDr.Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao Vaidya Seva Health Insurance Scheme (Dr NTR Vaidya Seva Health Insurance Scheme). is a unique health scheme being implemented by State Government of Andhra Pradesh through Dr. NTR Vaidya Seva Trust. The scheme provides financial assistance to BPL families to meet the catastrophic health needs.All the BPL families identified by BPL ration card issued by Civil Supplies Department are eligible. All the people whose photo and name appear on Health Card / BPL (White, Annapurna and Anthyodaya Anna Yojana, RAP and TAP) ration card and suffering from identified diseases are eligible for availing treatment under the scheme.Serious diseases affecting Heart, Kidney, Cancer, Brain, Burns and accident cases etc., are covered under the scheme. A total of 1040 Surgeries / Therapies in 31 systems are covered under the Dr. NTR Vaidya Seva Scheme. The list of these Surgeries / Therapies is available with PHC Doctors and Network Hospitals.
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NTR Health Cards Scheme DetailsDr NTR Vaidya Seva Health Insurance scheme is unique in its applicability since no other State/ government agency has provided universal health coverage to the poor. The entire premium is paid by the Government of AP on behalf of the BPL families, The choice of hospital for treatment is with the patient. The entire process from the time of conduct of health camps to the screening, diagnosing , treatment, follow- up and claim payment is made transparent through online web based processing to prevent any misuse and fraud. The scheme is complimentary to facilities available in government hospitals and put together provides Universal Health Coverage to BPL population including Prevention, Primary care and In-Patient care. All the Primary Health Centres (PHCs) which are the first contact point, Area/District Hospitals and Network Hospitals, are provided with Help Desks manned by VAIDYA MITHRA's to facilitate the illiterate patients.
Objectives of NTRVS
- To provide free quality hospital care and equity of access to BPL families by purchase of quality medical services from identified network of health care providers
- through a self-funded reimbursement mechanism (serviced by Trust).
- To provide financial security against the catastrophic health expenditures.
- To strengthen the Government Hospitals through demand side financing.
- To provide universal coverage of health for both urban and rural poor of the State of Andhra Pradesh.
Who is the Eligible for NTRVS Scheme ?People who residence in Andhra Pradesh State, BPL families identified by BPL ration card issued by Civil Supplies Department all the BPL families holding valid white ration card are automatically covered from the day of implementation of the scheme.All the people whose photo and name appear on Health Card / BPL (White, Annapurna and Anthyodaya Anna Yojana, RAP and TAP) ration card and suffering from identified diseases are eligible for availing treatment under the scheme.
How much of Financial coverage is provided under the scheme?
The scheme provides coverage up to 2.50 lakhs for each family per year.
How can I avail the benefits under the scheme?
You can avail the benefits of the scheme by approaching any PHC / CHC / Area Hospital / District Hospital or any of the government hospitals nearer to you or any health camp being conducted near your village with the White card / Health Card and medical reports if any. You can also approach the any of the network hospital directly in case of Emergency.
NTR VAIDYA SEVA official website : http://www.ntrvaidyaseva.ap.gov.in