Prime Minister Lim Lan launched Saturday's Sehat Sahulat program for people with disabilities and their families in Pakistan, with a vision for universal health insurance, and the government's vision is the Society. Whenever a poor person gets sick, he saw his whole family destroyed because most people don't have the money to pay for it," Khan said. Auditorium of PM office.
How hard cancer is for people
I can't even imagine how hard cancer is for people who don't have money because they realize it's very difficult to pay for cancer. We want to protect everyone and provide health insurance for everyone, ”he said. The BISP director said the Ehsaas strategy, which has five priority goals, will be released soon. Khan said a leader has vowed to make the country an Asian tiger. "Would you ask if Pakistan was created in the name of Islam or would it be developed as an Asian tiger. We must make Pakistan a Muslim welfare state based on Riyasat-i-Madina.
I keep repeating this because I want everyone to know what it is. Humanity and justice were contemporary as founding principles. At the beginning of every cabinet meeting, the prime minister asked all pastors to tell them what their ministry did to improve people's lives. Dr. Zafar Mirza, Special Assistant to the Ministry of Health and Health, said the government was the first initiative aimed at empowering, mainstreaming and welfare of people with disabilities.
Similar benefits will be provided to health cards, people with disabilities and their families, which are being offered to other families. He said the joint cooperation between the State Department of Health Services and the Ehsaas program would be an example for all other public sector initiatives to synergize their efforts to work together and benefit people.
Dr Zafar said the program will be a major step in poverty alleviation because it contains expensive treatments for all major diseases. This will protect vulnerable families from economic shocks, he added.
Social health protection initiative
He said that through this social health protection initiative, all disabled people and their families will be provided free health insurance to secure Rs720,000 indoor health care services from refugee hospitals through a highly transparent and computerized mechanism. According to him, the treatments and services offered by the Sehat Insaf Card include open heart surgery, stent insertion, cancer management, neurosurgical treatment, burn management, accident management, dialysis, intensive care management, delivery, C-section and other medical services.
Surgical procedure. The program will also provide beneficiaries with an Rs1,000 travel fee upon discharge. Hospital assistance is provided at Rs10,000 per death (if occurring in a hospital). There are facilities available for cross-district / inter-district transplants to make free services available to all hospitals in Pakistan.
Dr. Sania Nishtar, director of the Benazir Income Support Program (BISP), announced five priorities for the Ehsaas program, which is part of the Ehsaas strategy. They included a safety net for at least 10 million families and a livelihood opportunity for 5 million individuals (50pc women). Financial access to health care through Insaf cards for 10 million families.
Scholarships and educational incentives for more than 5 million students (girls over 50pc); She added through financial support available to 6 million women through the Key Palat program, as well as over 500 digital hubs with access to mobile phones and Internet access. She said the goal will be further explained in the upcoming Ehsaas strategy.
The Punjab government
Punjab government was an unstable development for the poor, ending free diagnostics in the indoor departments of all state-run health care facilities, initially imposing enormous costs on 50 free services and diagnostic facilities. Similarly, the government has revised the fees of many existing services and test facilities to significantly increase costs, putting the poor in tremendous problems.
The official privilege on this information is that Dr. Yasmin Rashid, the Minister of Health, presides over some exclusive meetings held to review the charges for services and testing facilities available to the poor and is approved by the Punjab government. New commission system has been recommended. In the fat cabinet.
He said the new costs would apply to all government hospitals in primary and secondary medical departments. Currently, P & SHD is an administrative district visited by 34 regional headquarters hospitals (DHQ), 88 tetsil headquarters hospitals (THQ), 293 rural health centers (RHC), and 2,461 basic health facilities (BHUs), primarily for the poor. I manage it.
The Punjab Cabinet has approved a new rate and a public announcement was made on Saturday. The former local government of PML-N said it declared free treatment facilities in the hospital's indoor departments, emergency wards and diagnostic facilities.
The current government of Punjab
He said the current government of Punjab has shut down these facilities, creating a huge financial burden for visiting poor hospitals. This notice reads as follows: “Various services and tests performed when all previous orders were discontinued under the approval of the Punjab State Cabinet in accordance with the rules of the Punjab Government Business Rules 2011 (28 (15) and 30). Fees have been notified by the health facility under administrative control of P & SHCD.
We also charged Rs50 dental OPD tickets for the first time for each patient. However, the Punjab government has announced that all diagnostic tests are free of charge for patients visiting the hospital's emergency room. Poor patients who need free testing facilities for indoor services must promise that they are entitled to the Zakat Fund, a very complex, time-consuming and busy procedure.
Patients usually have to visit many offices to get signatures from relevant officials who take days. Similarly, this notice declared that the Punjab government would maintain 70% of the cost of diagnostic tests charged to patients. According to this notice, the Punjab government charged for large-scale tests, such as Rs2,500 for CT Scan, Rs100 for ECG, Rs150 for Ultrasound and Rs60 for X-Ray.
The Punjab government also charged an Rs200 fee for the CBC test, along with many other things that were routinely done for most patients. Other rates include Rs60 for ESR, Rs65 for blood sugar, urea, creatinine, and uric acid, respectively. Similarly, the government has charged Rs300 for another important test, the Human Functional Test (LFT), which is performed on most inpatients.
In addition, we introduced Rs60 for urine routine examination, Rs65 for urine pregnancy test, Rs400 for coagulation profile, Rs110 for RA factor, Rs75 for anti HCV screening, Rs220 for fluid periodic examination, Rs300 for HbAg, Rs350 for HbAIC, Rs600 for Trob T . , Rs250 for lipid profile, Rs900 for thyroid profile, Rs300 for PAP smear, Rs700 for ABG, Rs325 for cardiac enzyme, Rs110 for serum bilirubin, Rs110 for H pylori, Rs400 for Myco dot, etc.