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Tripura Launched CM Jan Arogya Yojana; Becomes 1st Northeast State Universal Health Cover

Published on February 22, 2024
Current Context: Tripura launched the Chief Minister's Jan Arogya Yojana (CM-JAY) on February 15, 2024, making it the first Northeast state to implement a universal health insurance scheme.
Tripura Launched CM Jan Arogya Yojana; Becomes 1st Northeast State Universal Health Cover
  • This is a significant step towards improving healthcare access and affordability for residents of the state.
  • Here are some key points about the scheme:
    • Coverage: Provides an insurance cover of Rs. 5 lakh per family per year.
    • Beneficiaries: Covers 4.15 lakh families in the state, including those not covered under the central government's Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY).
    • Benefits: Free healthcare services for indoor patients at primary health centers, empaneled private hospitals within the state, and even outside the state for specific treatments.
    • Uniqueness: The scheme has four unique features compared to AB-PMJAY:
    • Covers pre-existing conditions after a waiting period.
    • Includes daycare procedures.
    • Provides travel allowance for availing treatment outside the state.
    • Offers financial assistance for organ transplantation.

Question:

Q.1 Which Northeast state is the first to implement a universal health insurance scheme?
a. Assam
b. Nagaland
c. Tripura
d. Manipur
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