RASTRIYA SWASTHYA BIMA YOJONA

            Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojona (RSBY) has been launched by Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India Year in 2008. It is a Central & State co-sponsored social assistance scheme which provides health insurance coverage for Below Poverty Line (BPL) families by providing Biometric RSBY Smart Card through which they can get health benefit in Empanelled Hospitals through pre fixed/decided Package Rate. Beneficiaries are registered based on list provided by district based on RHS data. MGNREGA job card holder worked for minimum 15 days are also the beneficiaries under this scheme. Only inpatient coverage of Rs. 30,000/- per family of 5 members per annum will get the Cashless health insurance to beneficiaries at empanelled hospitals by use of biometric smart card for hospitalization and usage of IT platform to ensure delivery of service in its HCO. From the month of September 2016, Handloom Weavers are also included under this scheme

RSBY salient features are :-

Benefits can be availed across the country and across insurance providers.
Total of 1516 package out of which 822 are surgical package.
Cover of day care surgeries also included.
All pre existing diseases covered and age is no bar.
1 day pre and 5 day post hospitalization expenses included.
Transportation cost of Rs. 100 in private hospitals and Rs. 300-500 in Govt Hospitals per visit with overall limit of Rs. 1000 per year.
ICCU charges @ Rs. 1000/- per day per patient.
Rs. 30 per family per year from beneficiaries towards registration fee.
Public and private hospitals are eligible to be part of this scheme.
Policy period is of one year, can be renewed after 1 year.

RSBY POLICY EXTENDED UP TO 31.3.2017. ALL EXISTING RSBY CARD HOLDER WILL GET UNINTERRUPTED SERVICE.

Organizational Structure
 

Citizen centric activities:

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Today RSBY beneficiaries of Birbhum may get IPD treatment at 19 Block level Govt. Hospital, 1 Sub-Divisional level Govt. Hospital & 2 District Govt. Hospital

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41 Private Nursing Home are empanelled under RSBY Scheme

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Total 429318 families are enrolled under RSBY scheme in Birbhum

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BPL families, MGNREGA card holders & Handloom Weavers are under RSBY scheme

 

Developmental activities:

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15 Block Primary Health Centre & 4 Rural Hospital are activated within 6 months and ready provide IPD services

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80 % families enrolled among BPL, MGNREGA & Handloom Weavers families

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Very big hoarding of RSBY installed in all Govt. Hospital & District’s prominent place

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Rogi Sahayaks are engaged to guide the patient in each Govt. Hospital

 

Projects running:

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RSBY

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Swasthya Sathi (going to be implemented very soon) and District RSBY Cell will revamp as “District Nodal Agency-Swasthya Sathi”

 

Success story (if any) with pictures:

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Achieved highest %age of enrolment in West Bengal and Birbhum stood 1st position in 2012

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Each Govt. Hospitals in Birbhum entertaining RSBY services from Block level to District level

Contact Details
Dy. Magistrate & Dy. Collector
& DNO-RSBY

RSBY Cell, 2nd Floor, Prasashan Bhavan, Suri, Birbhum

 Tel- 03462-255222 e-mail -
dmbirbhum[dot]rsby2012[at]gmail[dot]com