Panaji (Goa), Could 6: The Goa authorities has issued notification that COVID-19 remedy within the state might be lined beneath its medical insurance coverage scheme ‘Deen Dayal Swasthya Seva Yojana’ (DDSSY).
The notification mentioned that COVID sufferers might be charged Rs 8,000 per day for the overall ward and Rs 19,200 per day for ICU services with ventilators beneath the scheme.
The DDSSY package deal will embody admission costs, main and specialist guide costs, mattress costs, nursing costs, food regimen, PPE kits for workers, X-Ray, ECG, together with different assessments, medical tools and medicines.
Nonetheless, the federal government mentioned the package deal won’t embody diagnostic interventions, particular medicine, use of particular tools, different particular procedures and surgical procedure and further oxygen stream aside from ICU.
“The declare shall be restricted for a most 10 days from the date of admission. The per day costs shall be calculated on the premise of 24 hours from the date of admission, any time lower than 6 hours shall be ignored. The scheme for COVID remedy shall be relevant solely to these DDSSY empanelled hospitals having solely ICU services. For the beneficiaries using twin sharing or particular room, such claims shall be restricted to common ward costs and the distinction quantity shall be paid by the beneficiary,” the notification added.
In accordance with the Ministry of Well being, Goa has 27,964 lively instances.
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