Beneficiaries under RSBY are entitled to hospitalization coverage up to Rs. 30,000/- per year and a top up of Rs. 30000/- per senior citizen per year for most of the diseases that require hospitalization. Government has even fixed the package rates for the hospitals for a large number of medical interventions.
There is no age limit for the family members. Coverage extends to five members of the family which includes the head of household, spouse and up to three dependents and newborn.
In Gujarat, RSBY scheme is running since 2008 by the ministry of Labour welfare. The scheme was implemented in a phased manner
In the policy year 2011-12 RSBY scheme was extended to all districts of Gujarat state.
In-charge: Dr. N.C.Patel
RSBY Coordinator : Sama Samira
Address: Room No.4, New OPD building, Opp. case window, Sir T. Hospital, Bhavnagar.