Paytm Brings Health Insurance Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY)

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Paytm, the Indian digital payments and financial services company that pioneered QR and mobile payments, has integrated Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) or PM Ayushman Bharat Health Insurance to allow users to check their eligibility and benefit advantages. This is in line with the Indian government’s mission to drive digital transformation in healthcare.

Through the Paytm app, users can access the list of private and government hospitals that offer PMJAY benefits. Eligible users can quickly locate the nearest hospital registered with PMJAY and access the entire spectrum of available health insurance. They can show their PMJAY health coverage details on their phone to counselors and hospital staff.

PMJAY is a central government scheme, which provides health insurance coverage up to Rs 5 lakh per family per year. Under this program, the cost of the patient’s hospitalization, post-hospital care, food facilities, medications, diagnostic and laboratory facilities, etc., are covered. This program also includes COVID-19 treatment.

Paytm has also empowered citizens by offering a wide range of healthcare services, including the creation of a medical ID card. Users can book teleconsultations, shop at pharmacies, book a lab test, purchase health insurance, apply for medical loans, and more. With this, users can rely on the Paytm app for all their healthcare needs.

For added convenience, users can also call the government helpline number 14555 to offer 24/7 assistance on the policy.

How to check PMJAY eligibility on Paytm app:

  • Login to the Paytm app
  • Scroll down, under Paytm Health, click on PMJAY option or search PMJAY in the search bar
  • Click on the Check Eligibility option
  • Enter your state
  • Fill in the details i.e. name, ration card, HHD number, mobile number and RSBY URN
  • User details with family members will be displayed

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