About the Scheme
Hon’ble Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh has launched Himachal Pradesh Universal Health Protection Scheme (HPUHPS) on 2nd August, 2017 at Shimla .The objective of this scheme is to improve the access of beneficiaries to quality healthcare by providing them cashless treatment for various diseases that require hospitalization. There will be no family cap. Maximum five members can be enrolled in a smart card. In case the family size is more than five, one additional card will be given to the family. Beneficiary family will pay Rs. 1 per day /Rs. 365 per year. Additional card will be issued for family having more than five members @ Rs. 1/- per day.
The scheme is intended to benefit the families who are not covered under Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojna (RSBY), Mukhya Mantri State Health Care Scheme (MMSHCS) or any other Medical Reimbursement.