Swasthya Sathi
News  /  Published 28.10.21

Kolkata private hospitals cannot refuse admission to Swasthya Sathi card holders

Refusal prompts order...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 27.10.21

Govt clarifies on Swasthya Sathi package

The scheme has 1,900 packages and a patient can be admitted under any of these based on the nature of illness...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 25.07.21

Plan to open new NBMCH building by 2022

The construction work of the block — a project approved under Pradhan Mantri Swastya Sathi Yojana with an initial fund of Rs 150 crore — was started in 2015...
By Binita Paul in Siliguri

Calcutta  /  Published 26.06.21

Orders to three private hospitals

The West Bengal Clinical Establishment Regulatory Commission issued the orders to the health centres who had refused to accept Swasthya Sathi cards...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.06.21

Govt doctor held over assault in Raiganj

At a healthcare facility in the Debinagar area, families of some patients told the inspection team that the hospital was not accepting Swasthya Sathi insurance cards...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


Opinion  /  Published 12.02.21

A tale of two health schemes

Over the years, public healthcare and its inherent values have been systematically dismantled by corporations...
By Sumanta Roy

Calcutta  /  Published 10.02.21

Govt hikes Swasthya Sathi rates

The hospitals, however, requested the government to reconsider the rates of medical management of patients in general as well as critical care units...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 10.02.21

1.86 lakh people benefit in run-up to elections

Such a large number of beneficiaries holds significance because the BJP has been claiming that the Centre’s Ayushman Bharat scheme would have been more beneficial...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.01.21

Temporary health cards for now: CM

Printing biometric cards in huge numbers is an issue since the state government decided to include 2.5 crore people in November...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 06.01.21

CM gets Swastha Sathi card

It was given to her at a camp organised at Jai Hind Bhavan...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


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