Morbidity Patterns Among Beneficiaries of Rajiv Aarogyasri Community Health Insurance Scheme in Khammam District

International Journal of Research in Health Sciences,2013,1,1,15-22.
Published:July 2013
Type:Original Article
Author(s) affiliations:

Raghotham Reddy K1, Rao AR2, Chandrasekhar Reddy B3

1Assistant Professor, Subbaiah Medical College Shimoga, 2Apollo Medical College Hyd, 3Mamata Medical College, Khammam,  Khammam, Telangana, INDIA. 


Technological advances have advanced Medicare to new heights. This is both a boon and a bane. It is a boon to those who can pay and a bane for poverty riddled families. The private enterprise has initiated health schemes targeting the white collars and premiums that are beyond the reach of Below Poverty Line (BPL). An innovative and first of its kind program, the state of Andhra Pradesh (AP) having its impetus and focus on BPL families.

Distribution of patients on age group and gender