Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Insurance Package for Nurses

Know about Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan  Package Insurance for Nurses

Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan  Package : Insurance Scheme for Health Workers Fighting  COVID - 19

Insurance Coverage for Nurses: Loss of life due to  COVID19 , and Accidental  death on  account of COVID - 19 related duty 

Most of the Nurses and their family not aware of this Indian Government Insurance/Mediclaim Scheme. Nurses Please go through the below details. 

Who all are covered under the  scheme other than Nurses ?

The Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package cover Public healthcare providers including community health workers, who may have to be in  direct contact and care of COVID - 19 patients and who may be at risk of being impacted  by this.  

Private hospital staff and  retired /volunteer /local  urban bodies/ contracted /daily wage /ad - hoc/outsourced staff requisitioned by States/ Central hospitals/ autonomous hospitals  of Central/ States/UTs, AIIMS and INIs/ hospital of Central Ministries can also be drafted  for COVID 19 relate d responsibilities.

Coverage of Insurance policy for Nurses untill?

The Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan  Package is covered until November 2020 (PM May extend the package )

Is Lab Report Required for Claim?

Laboratory report certifying positive medical test is requ ired for loss of life on account  of COVID - 19. However, it is not required  in case of Accidental loss of life on account  of COVID - 19 related duty

Documents Required for claim In case of Loss of life due to COVID19

I. Claim form duly filled and signed by  the nominee/claimant. II. Identity proof of Deceased (Certified copy) III. Identity proof of the Claimant (Certified copy) IV. Proof of relationship between the Deceased and the Claimant (Certified copy) V. Laboratory  Report  certifying  having  tested  Positive  for  COVID - 19  (in  Original  or  Certified copy) VI. Death summary by the Hospital where death occurred (in case death occurred in hospital)  (Certified copy). VII. Death Certificate (in Original) VIII. Certificate  by  the  Healthcare  Institution/  organization/  office  that  the  deceased  was  an  employee  of /engaged by the institution and was deployed/drafted for care and may have  come in direct contact of the COVID - 19 patient . For  community health care  workers, the  Certificate  should  be  from  Medical Officer  of  Primary  Health  Centre  (PHC) that  ASHA/ASHA Facilitator was drafted for work related to COVID - 19.

How to claim and Whom to contact in case claim?

The  institution/department  the  insured  person  was  working  for  has  to  be  informed. Insurance company also be intimated at email  id  nia.31

Whom to contact from insurance company? 

Divisional office CDU 312000 of The New  India Assurance Co.Ltd. located at B - 401,  Ansal Chambers 1, Bhikaji Cama Place, New Delhi - 110066. 

Contact persons: - 

1. Mrs.Sarika   Arora,   Divisional   Manager,   email  sa or 2. Mr.N.Ravi    Rao,    Deputy    Manager,    email    id or 3.Mr. Yogendra  Singh  Tanwar,  Administrative  Officer  email  id

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Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Insurance Package for Nurses