ensuring all members of designated families
specifically girl child & senior citizens get coverage. Suggested to
preferably make woman as the head of family.
Services shall be:
cashless & paperless.
at point of service.
in both public and empanelled private facilities.
portability anywhere in the country.
Provision for providing e-card to all enrolled
AB-NHPM will subsume the on-going centrally Sponsored
scheme “Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana” (RSBY) and Senior Citizen Health
Insurance Scheme (SCHIS).
AB-NHPM will leverage on Comprehensive Primary Health
Care through the 1.5 lakh Health and Wellness Centres for preventive,
promotive and curative care and will ensure seamless continuum of care. This
will avoid overcrowding and improve quality of care at secondary and
tertiary facilities, and provide universal health coverage and make services
equitable, affordable and accessible.
Proposed to do away with smart card based
identification system as under RSBY and more to SECC database & Aadhaar
based identification system. However, no person will be denied benefits in
the absence of adhaar.
States will be free to choose the modalities for