Telangana Journalists Health scheme

Telangana Journalists Health scheme

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Telangana Journalists Health scheme website was inaugurated on 08.01.2016 and  Telangana Journalists Health Cards registered and distributed to some of the eligible Journalists. Telangana Journalists Health scheme is intended to benefit Serving working and retired Journalists of the State.  The Telangana Journalists Health scheme details are as follows:

Telangana Journalists Health scheme 2016

Working and retired journalists Health Scheme / Telangana Journalists Health scheme 2016 is formulated to provide cashless treatment to the journalists of the Telangana Government and their dependent family members. The eligible beneficiaries will be provided with health cards.

Telangana Journalists Health schemeAarogyasri Health Care Trust will implement the scheme under the supervision of Government of Telangana. Payments under the Scheme will be based on package prices already approved by Government under Employees Health Scheme. The period from the date of reporting to hospital to 10 days after the date of discharge from the hospital will be treated as part of the package.

Eligibility for Telangana Journalists Health scheme 2016:

All accredited working and retired Journalists and their dependent family members. Detailed list is written in the website mentioned below.

Telangana Journalists Health scheme 2016 Benefits:

In-Patient Treatment:

1. The scheme will provide inpatient treatment for the listed therapies for identified diseases under all specialties in the empanelled hospitals.
2.End-to-end cashless service offered through a NWH from the time of reporting of a patient till ten days post discharge medication, including complications if any up to thirty (30) days post-discharge, for those patients who undergo a listed therapy (ies)
3.Free OP evaluation of patients for listed therapies who may not undergo IP treatment including consultation and investigations

Follow-up Services:

Follow-up services are provided for a period of one year through fixed packages to the patients whoever requires long term follow-up therapy in order to get optimum benefit from the procedure and avoid complications. Follow-up package includes consultation, investigations, drugs etc., for one year for listed therapies. List of IP therapies


1.The total cost on implementation of Journalists Health Scheme shall be borne by the Government and no contribution will be collected from them.

2. There shall be no upper limit on the financial coverage and the total cost of treatment of the patient for the enlisted therapies will be covered under the Scheme.

3. Treatment for all the enlisted procedures will be provided in all the network hospitals (both private and Government) empanelled with Aarogyasri Health Care Trust. However position will be reviewed after six months so as to ensure a minimum of 60% participation by Government Hospitals in terms of amount. To achieve that, if required certain procedures may be reserved for Government hospitals which have required infrastructure for such procedures.

4. Out patient for chronic diseases will be provided in the notified Government Hospitals only and the guidelines for chronic OP treatment shall be issued separately.

For more details About Telangana Journalists Health scheme 2016 visit official website.