Draft report of the RSBY study in Gujarat

The study assesses the impact of Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) in Gujarat, India. RSBY is a national health insurance scheme launched by the Government of India in 2008, to enhance access to quality hospital care by families living below the poverty line...

Does AADHAAR and PAN card mean RSBY card??

It was another day in the field collecting data for Health Inc project. The team reached village near Nelamangala. After meeting staff in Gram Panchayat (GP) we were asked to talk to Anganawadi teacher and take her help to identify the houses for collecting data. But...

IPH team visits CHIAK (Kerala)

Dr.Tanya and Dr. N Devadasan visited the Comprehensive Health Insurance Agency Kerala (CHIAK) at the invitation of Kerala Government. The aim of the visit was to understand the existing Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojna(RSBY) program in Kerala and identify ways to...

RSBY workshop at Chhattisgarh

Dr.Tanya Seshadri attended the 3rd National workshop of the Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana was conducted in Raipur, Chhattisgarh from May 3rd to 5th. This national workshop was organised by the Ministry of Labour & Employment and the State Nodal Agency,...