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Wednesday, 15 June 2016

Deen Dayal Swasthya Seva Yojana (Medical Insurance Scheme)

Deen Dayal Swasthya Seva Yojana  DDSSY
(Universal Medical Insurance Scheme)

DDSSY renewal restarts..
4th November to 18 November 2019
Last chance to those who not yet renewed their policy.
Renewal period Sept 2019 to Oct 2020

Update July 2019
Renewal due
Wait for SMS message on your phone.
I got mine on previous night asking to present between 10am-1pm next day
Pics at Urban Health Centre, Panaji

Update 7 March 2019
New Registration/ Enrolment started eff 7.3.2019 (open till March 2020)
Visit your nearest DDSSY Centre, see list below
News: 8.3.19 Tg
Amended Scheme:  Upto Rs.15,000 general medicines cover also included now.
So far, since 2016, 14,000 people benefited , 52 hospitals in the State and 
9 outside the State have been empanelled under the scheme, 
447 procedure s are included in the scheme

Update November 30, 2018
Third extension for renewal
One can  now renew from December 4 till December 18 2018 at 18 centres

Update September 2018
Last day for renewal 30th Sept (No date extension) Update 29.9.18: last date extend till 15.10.18, again  extended from Dec 4- 18 2018, see above
Renew anywhere in Goa (Centres), don't wait for SMS reminders (if not received yet)
There are centres in all 40 Constituency, some have more more than one Centre
Find out more here  18002332568 / 0832-2438844
Update August 2018
Insurance premium due
No filling up forms this time, just show your DSSSY card and Aadhaar Card and pay Premium due and get a receipt.
extended till 18th Dec 2018 - see above
Panaji: Urban Health Centre and Shram shakti Bhavan Patto (Pic)

Update: July 2017
Insurance premium due
You will get a Text /SMS message inviting you to your nearest centre.  Carry with you the DSSSY Card, Aadhaar Card and Rs.200 or 300 (Rs.200 for family upto 3 members, more than 3 its 300).
There they will ask you to fill up a Form R (Renewal), see pic, with Name, DDSSY Card No., Mobile Number, signatures both sides

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DDSSY health insurance scheme is to be renewed every year by 31st August.
However, this year 2017, renewal date extended till 30th November (3 months extension)

Last year...
Commenced from Today 1st September 2016
Some of the  19 empanelled Hospitals are
Rajagiri Apolo Victor Hospital, Campal Clinic, Grace Hospital, Margao, Manipal Hospital, Dona Paula,  Menezes Polyclinic, Altinho Panaji, Salgaocar Medical Research Centre, Chicalim, Chodankar Nursing Home, Porvorim, Borkar Hospital, Margao, Classic Hospital near Apollo Margao, Dr. Kolwarkar Hospital, Duler, Gauns Child Care Hospital, Mapusa, Healthway Hospital Mala Panaji, Pai Hospital Vadem Vasco, Redkar Hospital, Pernem, Royal Hospital Aquem Margao,  Savaikar Hospital, Ponda, Usgaokar Hospital Ponda, Vision Multispecialty Mapusa, Vrundavan Shalby Mapusa
Alos GMC Bambolim, Asilo Hospital, Mapusa, Hospicio Margao and Sub District Hospital Ponda

Video: CM Parsekar speaking

Health Minister Francisco D'Souza Speaking
Rush / Long Q for registration footage also added

Other dignitaries on the dais were
Sudhir Mahajan (Secretary Health)
Sanjeev Dalvi ( Director Health Services)
Victor Albuquerque
Laxmikant Parsekar Goa Chief Minister
Francisco D’Souza Dy Chief Minister
Siddhart Kunkolienkar City MLA
Vijayand Kalekar (United India Insurance Co. Ltd)
Dr. Pradeep  Naik, Dean GMC
Dr. Shekar Salkar

Goa Government has launched Deen Dayal Swasthya Seva Yojana (DDSSY), a health insurance scheme on Goa Statehood Day 30.5.2016
 Health Insurance for all rich and poor living in Goa for 5 years and above.
Government employees & their families covered under government medical reimbursement are not eligible under DDSSY.

Q for registration 1.9.16

Registration charges:
 Rs.200 for family of up to 3  Rs. 300 for family of 4 and more.
Above charges to be paid at the time of Card Collection i.e. End July onwards
Insurance cover of Rs. 2.5 Lacs and 4 lacs respectively
Cover includes quality medical care and treatment of diseases, hospitalization and surgery through Government and private hospitals.
The annual installment of the insurance premium which is Rs. 3,206 per family will be paid by the Government to the insurance company.

DDSSY smart card looks like this
Rcvd after about 45 days
You will get SMS message ( or call) asking to come and collect your card with Adhaar Card proof.
SMS reads 'Dear Joe (A073072), one of your family members has to visit DDSSY Kendra, Panaji (UHC) on (Date) between 10am-5pm to collect you DDSSY card. Carry Adhaar Card and Rs.200 as fees' Sender VK GELGO
Also carry your mobile phone to show SMS / TXT  (or note down the 7 digit form No. preceded by a letter e.g. A073072, the same number of your application form for registration, acknowledgment or receipt you were given and SMS/TXT you received on your cell phone )
They may also register your right hand thumb if not registered earlier.

One card per family

The scheme will be effective from 15.8.16, delayed by 15 days, new date 1st September 2016

How to register?
The state government will setup 16/17 centres across the state for registration and issuance of health insurance cards to the beneficiaries - See list below

Registration extended till October 2016

Panaji Centre is Urban Health Centre located on the road opp Panjim Church on 18th June Road
Opp Ritz Classic
Lunch time break 1-2.30pm

Registration form
Pl. Note: Stamped and Bar coded forms, do not use Xerox copy of it

click here for larger view/reading

List of DDSSY Centres for Registration
1North GoaBardezNorth Goa District Hospital, Mapusa
2BardezPrimary Health Center, Candolim
3BicholimPimary Health Center,Sanquelim
4BicholimPrimary Health Centre, Bicholim
5PernemCommunity Health Center ,Tuem
6SattariPrimary Health Center ,Valpoi
7TiswadiYatri Niwas GMC bambolim, Shram Shakti Bhavan , Patto
8TiswadiUrban Health Centre, Near Department of Social Welfare, Panaji
9South GoaCanconaPrimary Health Center, Chavdi
10DharbandoraPrimary Health Center, Usgao-Tisk
11MormugaoCottage Hospital, Chicalim, Vasco
12PondaSub District Hospital, Ponda
13QuepemPrimary Health Center, Quepem
14QuepemPrimary Health Centre, Curchorem, Quepem
15SalceteUrban Health Center, Opposite Hospicio Hospital, Margao
16SalceteCollectorate South Goa, Matanhy Saldanha Administrative Complex, Margao


Primary Health Center, Sanguem