JAMMU: In a swift response to the exclusive report of STATE TIMES regarding non-availability of funds under Ayushman Bharat SEHAT scheme impacting surgeries in GMC’s SSH Hospital for the past one week, the government released funds and eventually over 18 cardio procedures cum surgeries were conducted on Wednesday in the Department of Cardiology.Due to liabilities of crores of rupees, the cardiac devices manufacturing companies had stopped the supply of Cath Lab devices like stunts and pacemakers to the Government Medical College (GMC).Today, Financial Commissioner Health and Medical Education Department Atal Dulloo settled the issue and got the funds released. “A long wait of cardio patients is always life threatening for them,” said Dulloo adding “I have directed that such delays in transfer of funds for patients covered under Ayushman Bharat SEHAT scheme should never occur again.”Over 40 cardio patients were waiting for surgeries under Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY) Sehat Scheme. The Ayushman Bharat card holders are provided Cath Lab devices free of cost.
Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *
Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.
COVID vaccination & Cardiac ailments: Dispelling the myths
Parihaspora – The Smiling City of Lalitaditya
Withheld some a/cs within India, to continue advocating right of free expression: Twitter
New generation ICD with latest technology implanted at SSH Jammu
Arthritis drug no better than standard care for severe COVID-19, says study
Forex Market Closed for ‘Gudi Padwa’
Sensex crashes 1,708 pts as virus wave hammers Street; investors lose Rs 8.77 lakh cr
Rupee slips below 75/USD level in early trade ahead of release of key macroeconomic data
Govt may hike FDI limit in pension sector to 74%; Bill likely in monsoon session
Inflow into gold ETFs climbs over 4-fold to Rs 6,900 cr in FY21
Download 10Cric Casino app, and enjoy Indias most popular casino games, directly on your mobile!
Gamble with real money online! Play Indias favourite casino games at 7Jackpots.com, Indias most trusted online casino site.
© 2020 State Times Daily Newspaper | Powered by Ideogram Technology Solutions [P] Ltd.