All India Institute Of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
The AIIMS is a premier tertiary care hospital located in New Delhi, India. It was established in 1955 and is currently headed by Dr. Ashok Agarwal. The hospital provides free treatment to patients who cannot afford medical expenses. Patients can avail of services at any time of day or night. The hospital offers various treatments including surgery, medicine, dentistry, and physiotherapy.
Apollo Hospitals is a chain of hospitals headquartered in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. It is the largest private healthcare provider in India and is known for its affordable treatment options.
The hospital provides free consultation, medicines, and diagnostic tests to patients.
Fortis Escorts Heart Institute
Fortis Escorts Heart Institute is a multi-specialty hospital based out of New Delhi, India. The hospital specializes in cardiac care and offers free treatment to patients who need emergency heart surgeries. The hospital also offers outpatient clinics and diagnostic testing.
Medanta Medicity is a chain of hospitals based out of Gurgaon, Haryana, India. It is a government run hospital that provides free treatment to patients. The hospital treats patients suffering from chronic illnesses like cancer, diabetes, kidney failure, etc.
Max Healthcare is a chain of hospitals in India. The hospital is based out of Mumbai, Maharashtra and provides free treatment to patients in need of emergency care. The hospital also offers diagnostic testing and outpatient clinics.
Narayana Health is a chain of hospitals founded in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. The hospital provides free diagnostic testing and treatment to patients. The Narayana Health hospitals offer a wide range of services including cardiology, neurology, gastroenterology, nephrology, pulmonology, urology, orthopedics, ophthalmology, dermatology, and general medicine.
Sri Ramachandra University Hospital
Sri Ramachandra University Hospital is a university hospital located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The hospital provides free diagnosis and treatment to patients.
PMJAY (Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana) is a scheme launched by Government of India in August 2017 to provide free treatment to poor patients suffering from cancer, cardiac ailments, kidney failure and diabetes. Under this scheme, the government provides financial assistance of Rs 5 lakh per patient who suffers from any of these four conditions.
The scheme was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his Independence Day speech in 2016. He said that the aim of the scheme is to make healthcare affordable and accessible to people across the country.
In order to avail the benefit under the scheme, you need to visit the nearest district hospital and get registered online. You have to submit a copy of your Aadhaar card along with the registration form. Once you complete the registration process, you will receive an SMS informing you about the details of the nearest district hospital where you can avail the facility.