Sishu Saathi is a Scheme run by the state government of West Bengal. Under this Scheme, the state government has taken steps to solve the heart-related problems of every child in the state of West Bengal.
In other words, the government of West Bengal has taken the responsibility of all children suffering from heart disease on its shoulders.
What is a Sishu Saathi Scheme?
Sishu Saathi is a Scheme under which the West Bengal state government has shouldered all the responsibility for the heart-related problems of every child.
In fact, in this modern world, the incidence of all complex diseases is constantly increasing. Newborn babies do not survive from the hands of the net. The state government has launched the Sishu Saathi scheme to provide free services to these children in the state.
All the heart diseases like heart valve problems, heart ruptures, abnormalities in blood circulation, etc. have been brought under this scheme.
The Sishu Saathi Scheme, run by the West Bengal State Government, started on August 30, 2013. Hon’ble Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is concerned about the children of the state, named the Scheme after herself.
|Name of the scheme||Sishu Saathi Scheme, West Bengal|
|Department||West Bengal Health and Family Welfare Department|
|Launched By||CM Mamata Banerjee|
|Purpose||To provide free treatment to children who need heart surgeries in West Bengal.|
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Purpose of the Sishu Saathi Scheme?
The state government has taken care of every child in the state of West Bengal who is at risk of heart disease under the Sishu Saathi Scheme.
In fact, the first and foremost objective of this Scheme is to ensure the health of every child in the state. In other words, the purpose of this Scheme is to ensure that no child is at risk of heart disease.
Today, like in other developed countries, the risk of heart disease has also increased among children in India and West Bengal. Newborn babies have been suffering from various heart problems since birth.
In other words, the purpose of this Scheme is to give every child the right to treatment from birth. However, there is a deeper aspect to this Scheme. And that is the future of today’s children.
The goal of this Scheme is to ensure that children can have good health and their development can be normal. In this way, the future of West Bengal will be beautiful and well-organized in the near future.
Benefits of this Scheme?
Under the Sishu Saathi Scheme, the state government will bear the cost of heart disease treatment for every child in West Bengal.
As a result, the benefits of this Scheme are multifaceted which is applicable for every child in West Bengal.
1. Under the Sishu Saathi Scheme, the state government will provide proper treatment to every child in West Bengal. All the children suffering from heart disease will get free medical services under this Scheme.
2. The state government will bear the cost of cardiovascular treatment for all children from birth to 18 years of age. In other words, all children below 18 years of age will get the benefit of the Scheme.
3. Under the Sishu Saathi Scheme, the state government has arranged heart surgery on about 3,000 children every year. In other words, about 3,000 children will be operated on free of cost every year under this Scheme.
4. The benefits of the Sishu Saathi Prakalpa will be available in both public and private hospitals.
5. Under this Scheme free medical services will be provided to every child. In other words, the state government will bear the entire cost of treatment for any heart-related problem.
Who will benefit from it?
The name Sishu Saathi suggests that this is a Scheme run for children. This means that the children of the state will benefit from this Scheme.
However, many may have a question as to which children will benefit under this Scheme. Or all the children will get benefits under this Scheme. So let’s get a clear idea about this issue.
First of all, all the children in the state will be considered eligible under the Sishu Saathi Prakalpa. That is, all the permanent children of West Bengal will get medical services under the Scheme.
In order to avail of benefits under this scheme, the beneficiary child must have heart problems. Because the Sishu Saathi Scheme only provides medical services to children with heart problems. All the children who are suffering from heart problems of any people will get the benefit of this Scheme.
The child must be under the age of 18 to avail of the benefits of the Child Companion Scheme. No person above the age of 18 will be covered under this scheme.
And the most important thing is that many people are asking if there is any financial issue to get the benefit of this Scheme. That is, whether there will be any income limit for the family.
He said that the children of any family can come under this scheme. In other words, there is no obligation in this case.
How to Apply for Sishu Saathi Scheme?
The entire responsibility of the Sishu Saathi Scheme run by the West Bengal State Government has been entrusted to the Department of Health and Family Welfare.
In addition, treatment is provided under this scheme in various government and private hospitals in Kolkata. The government hospitals include SSKM and Calcutta Medical College.
However, in addition to these two hospitals, medical services are provided in various private hospitals under the Sishu Saathi Scheme.
In order to avail of the benefits of the Sishu Saathi Scheme, one has to first contact his district health officer. Anyone can get services from the hospitals located in Kolkata. However, for this, he must come to Kolkata from the district level.
Many children across the state are now free from heart problems under this Scheme. The medical activities published under the Scheme are still going on.
We pray that every child in the state of West Bengal and the whole world will be healthy. The horrible heart ceases to stay far from the innocent gift of God.
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