New Delhi: If you are a beneficiary of the Ayushman Bharat scheme, this information is for you. In fact, the Government of India has increased the rates of treatment of 400 types of diseases under the PM Jan Arogya Yojana. According to reports, the scheme also includes the treatment of black fungus. Now, the black fungus will also be treated in the hospital associated with the scheme, which will facilitate the beneficiaries.
According to the same Union Health Ministry, under the revised health benefits package, the National Health Authority has increased the rates of these packages from 20 to 400 per cent. The responsibility of determining the AB PM-JAY rests on the shoulders of the Authority. It was stated that under medical management procedures, the rate of ICU equipped with ventilator facility has been increased by 100%, the rate of ICU without ventilator facility by 136%, the rate of high dependency unit by 22% and regular ward prices by 17%.
Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has also shared the news in this regard. Now, the revised package on Oncology will increase cancer care for the beneficiaries in the country. In India, in the big statistics, people lost their lives due to delay in treatment due to late detection of cancer, now such persons will get relief. On the other hand, the addition of the new package related to black fungus will provide a lot of relief to the beneficiaries. It may be recalled that at present 1,669 diseases are being treated in Ayushman Bharat PM-JAY, out of which 1080 are surgical, 588 medical and an unknown package.