India has one hospital bed per thousand, which has to be increased to at least two bed per thousand, Paul said
Government has set a target of vaccinating the entire adult population of the country by the end of the year
The move is expected to encourage more private hospitals to empanelled hospitals to provide better healthcare services
While all the data will be with the individual, only those indicators which are necessary will be linked with ABDM
Ayushman Bharat: The scheme provides health insurance of up to Rs 5 lakh to poor households.
BLS will start processing Ayushman Bharat cards across India for the people to avail healthcare services at any of the empanelled hospitals.
Ayushman Bharat-JAY: The government is also taking steps to address the issues regarding payments to participating hospitals.
In its latest report, SBI Ecowrap noted that government should launch an opt-in scheme for health insurance in line with Jan Suraksha schemes
Instead of a blanket assistance, the government should apply different filters to find out the families in real need of compensation.
The scheme was launched in September 2018 and is supposed to benefit 50 crore people