Apply for UP Ayushman Card online at ayushmanup.in or Jan Seva Kendra (Common Service Centres CSC) or at hospitals (with the help of Arogya Mitras). UP Chief Minister Jan Arogya Yojana 2021 has been launched by the Uttar Pradesh government. CM Yogi Adityanath has started Mukhya Mantri Jan Arogya Yojna (MMJAY) for the left out families of PM Jan Arogya Yojana in the state. In this article, we will tell you about the complete details of how to apply online for Ayushman Bharat Yojana in Uttar Pradesh (for those included in SECC 2011 data) and UP Mukhyamantri Jan Arogya Yojana (for those not included in SECC 2011 data).
The UP Ayushman Bharat Yojana and Mukhyamantri Jan Arogya Yojana apply online process has been started, at the ayushmanup.in portal or at Common Service Centres (CSCs) or through Arogya Mitra deployed at hospitals. UP Mukhyamantri Jan Aogya Yojana 2021 is a sub scheme under the central govt’s Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY). All those people who are left out of the Ayushman Bharat Yojana due to non availability of their names in SECC 2011 list would be covered under this UP Mukhyamantri Jan Arogya Yojana.
This free treatment to poor people would remain available in all public and private empanelled hospitals in Uttar Pradesh. People must now make UP Mukhyamantri Jan Arogya Yojana registration to get golden cards to avail free treatment upto Rs. 5 lakh at any of the empaneled hospitals.
What is UP Chief Minister Jan Arogya Yojana 2021
After launch of Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY), it was felt that there are several families that fall under the same deprivation criteria as determined for Socio-Economic Caste Census 2011, but are missing from the scheme’s inclusion. Uttar Pradesh state government has initiated similar scheme named “Mukhya Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana” including such left out families. UP Mukhyamantri Jan Arogya Yojana was launched by Hon’ble Chief Minister, Shri Yogi Adityanath on 1st March 2019. MMJAY beneficiaries get all the benefits of Ayushman Bharat PMJAY. The MMJAY scheme is 100% funded by state government.
UP Mukhya Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana of Overview
|Name of Scheme||Chief Minister Jan Arogya Yojana (MMJAY)|
|Date of Roll-Out (Ayushman Bharat PM-JAY)||23 September 2018|
|Mode of Implementation||Trust|
|PMJAY eligible families||1,18,07,068|
|State Scheme eligible families (approx.)||8,50,000|
|Total families (in state as per Census 2011)||3,32,63,579|
|Percentage of families covered under PM-JAY||35%|
|Percentage of families covered under PM-JAY and MMJAY State Scheme||38%|
|Hospitals Empanelled||1003 Public hospitals & 1,504 Private hospitals|
|Medical Colleges Empanelled||30|
|NABH fully accredited hospitals empanelled||133|
|E Cards Generated (Beneficiary Identification)||81,28,390|
|Pre-Auths Raised Till Dec 2019||2,73,324|
|Pre-Auths in Amount Till Dec 2019||320,31,82,969|
|Claims submitted (#) till Dec 2019||2,58,318|
|Claims submitted Amount in Rs. till Dec 2019||288,21,64,199|
|Name of the Insurance Company (if applicable)||Not Applicable|
|Name of the ISA / TPA||Health India Ltd., Heritage Health Ltd., MD India and Vidal Health India Ltd.|
|Number of Health Benefit Packages||1,394|
|Number of Health packages reserved for government hospitals||10|
|Description of Mukhyamantri Jan Arogya Yojana||Uttar Pradesh government launched Mukhyamantri Jan Arogya Yojana 2019 which is a new healthcare scheme for its citizens. This sub-scheme is a part of the central govt’s mega health scheme namely Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY). UP Mukhya Mantri Jan Arogya Abhiyan is going to provide free medical facilities to poor families who are not covered under the flagship Ayushman Bharat Yojana popularly known as Modicare. UP Mukhyamantri Jan Arogya Yojana is going to benefit nearly a million households or 5.6 million beneficiaries who are deprived of Ayushman Bharat -PMJAY benefits. UP govt. has allocated Rs. 111 crore for the Mukhya Mantri Jan Arogya Abhiyan in Annual Budget 2019-20. Under Mukhyamantri Jan Arogya Scheme, the state govt. is providing free medical cover of upto Rs. 5 lakh per family per annum to the beneficiaries.|
|Name of State Health Agency (SHA)||State Agency for Comprehensive Health and Integrated Services (SACHIS)|
|Name of CEO of SHA||Ms. Sangeeta Singh ||
|Address of SHA||4th Floor, Navchetna Kendra, 10 Ashok Marg, Hazratganj, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh|
|Contact No. of SHA||0522-6671125|
|E-mail ID of SHA||[email protected]|
|Toll Free No. of SHA||1800 1800 4444|
In Simple Words – Ayushman Bharat Yojana (PM Jan Arogya Yojana) and Mukhyamantri Jan Arogya Yojana both are functional in Uttar Pradesh State. Both schemes offers similar protection but the basic difference is that “All those families whose name appears in SECC 2011 data would get cashless treatment upto Rs. 5 lakh in empanelled private / public hospitals under UP AB-PMJAY Scheme. While all those families whose name does not appears in SECC 2011 data would get cashless treatment upto Rs. 5 lakh in empanelled private / public hospitals under UP MMJAY Scheme.”
CM Jan Arogya Scheme for Journalists
Shortly after the decision was approved by the cabinet, the state government on 7 December 2021 issued an order for the inclusion of journalists and their family members in the CM Jan Aarogya Scheme, allowing them free treatment in the government as well as private hospitals. For the time being, only accredited journalists at the state and district level will benefit from the scheme. “Directions have been issued for the preparation of a list of accredited journalists and their dependents,” a government spokesperson said.
UP Ayushman Card Apply Online – PMJAY Uttar Pradesh Golden Card
The Yogi Adityanath government of Uttar Pradesh is going to organize Ayushman Pakhwada, under which free Ayushman cards will be made. Yogi Adityanath government is going to organize camps for distribution of Ayushman cards in all gram panchayats in Uttar Pradesh. You can also take advantage of this opportunity to get Ayushman card made for your family.
The Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) is being run by the Narendra Modi government at the Center for free treatment for the poor. Ayushman card is made under this scheme, under which the beneficiaries can get free medical facility up to Rs 5 lakh per year per family.
Process of making golden card at public service centers
- An amount of Rs 30 per card for each member of the eligible families is payable after getting the Golden Card.
- Aadhar card mandatory for personal identification
- For identification of family, copy of ration card / letter of Prime Minister / family register is mandatory.
To know eligibility/free treatment
- Call the free helpline number 1800 1800 4444.
- Visit Arogya Mitra at nearest empaneled hospital.
- Contact the nearest public service center.
Know how to make Ayushman card in listed private and government hospitals
- Ayushman cards are made free of cost in empaneled private and government hospitals.
- To make Ayushman card, carry Aadhar card for personal identification.
- For identification of the family, carry a copy of the ration card or the letter of the Prime Minister or the family register.
Facilities available under this scheme
- Free medical facility up to Rs 5 lakh every year to the beneficiary family.
- Facility for critical diseases like heart disease, kidney disease, knee transplant, cancer, cataract and surgery etc.
- Free treatment facility only to admitted patients
UP Ayushman Bharat Yojana Official Website for PMJAY Card Registration
The official website for Uttar Pradesh Yojana in Uttar Pradesh state is http://ayushmanup.in/. The homepage of the apply page for UP Ayushman Card will appear as shown below:-
Details of Ayushman Bharat – PM Jan Arogya Yojana
PM-JAY provide cover of Rs. 5 lakhs per family per year for secondary and tertiary care hospitalization to over 10.74 crores poor and vulnerable families (approximately 50 crore beneficiaries). There is no cap on the family size under the scheme. This scheme was earlier known as National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS) before it was rechristened to PM-JAY. This scheme was launched on 23rd September 2018 by the Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi.
PM-JAY has been rolled out for the bottom 40% of poor and vulnerable population. The households included are based on the deprivation and occupational criteria of Socio-Economic Caste Census 2011 (SECC 2011) for rural and urban areas respectively. The scheme subsumed then existing Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY), launched in 2008. Therefore, the coverage mentioned under PM-JAY also includes families that were covered in RSBY but were not present in the SECC 2011 database. PM-JAY is completely funded by the Government, and cost of implementation is shared between Central and State Governments.
Key Features of AB-PMJAY Scheme
- PM-JAY provides cover of Rs. 5 lakhs per family per year, for secondary and tertiary care hospitalization across public and private empaneled hospitals in India.
- Over 10.74 crore poor and vulnerable entitled families (approximately 50 crore beneficiaries) are eligible for these benefits.
- PM-JAY provides cashless access to health care services(Indoor) for the beneficiary at the point of service, that is, the hospital.
- PM-JAY will help reduce catastrophic expenditure for hospitalizations, which pushes 6 crore people into poverty each year, and will help mitigate the financial risk arising out of catastrophic health episodes.
- No restrictions on family size, age or gender.
- All pre–existing conditions are covered from day one.
- Benefits of the scheme are portable across the country i.e. a beneficiary can visit any empanelled public or private hospital for cashless treatment.
- Public hospitals are reimbursed for the healthcare services at par with the private hospitals.
Uttar Pradesh AB-PMJAY Online Hospital Application
STEP 1: Firstly visit the official Uttar Pradesh AB-PMJAY website at http://ayushmanup.in/Default.aspx
STEP 2: At the homepage, scroll down to reach the “Online Hospital Application” section and then click at “Apply Now” button.
STEP 3: Then the Ayushman Bharat Uttar Pradesh Hospital Empanellment Apply Online Page will open as shown below:-
STEP 4: Fill in asked details about hospital accurately to complete PMJAY Hospital Online Empanelment process.
Yogi Adityanath ruled Uttar Pradesh state has one-fifth of the country’s population and any improvement in UP healthcare index is going to have a positive impact on India. The state govt. is focusing on the use of the modern technology such as telemedicine to reach out to remote areas in order to provide adequate medical and healthcare facilities.
Yogi Adityanath also lay emphasis on savings cost on the procurement of medicines and other medical equipment in order to provide proper healthcare to poor and other deprived sections of the society.
For more details on UP Ayushman Bharat PMJAY and UP Chief Minister Jan Arogya Yojana, visit the official website at http://ayushmanup.in/Default.aspx