Introduction

Govt. of Punjab has launched a smart card based cashless health insurance scheme called, "Bhagat Puran Singh Sehat Bima Yojana", in Punjab. The scheme covers those families of Punjab which are covered under the coveted Atta Dal Scheme of Govt. of Punjab. The estimated number of such families in Punjab is 15.4 lacs. Govt. has appointed United India Insurance Company Ltd. and United India Insurance Co. Ltd. to provide the insurance cover for Bhagat Puran Singh Sehat Bima Yojana. Applications in the prescribed Empanelment Form are invited from private hospitals for empanelment under this scheme. The Empanelment Form and detailed notice providing information related to minimum eligibility criteria of the hospitals can be downloaded from www.punjabhealth.co.in.