State Employee Cashless Treatment Scheme 2019: State Employees Cashless Treatment Scheme was launched by the government of Uttar Pradesh in 2017. The aim of this initiative is to offer free treatment in selected health and medical centers to its state employees working in the sectors or offices of the government across the state.
From May 2017 the Uttar Pradesh government health ambition has been availing cashless medical services to an estimated 6 lakh pensioners and 9 lakh state employees in selected health centers spread throughout India. The immediate families of the state employees and pensioners have not been left out of the scheme. The cashless treatment scheme extends to cover them, thereby enabling them to reap from the benefits of this initiative.
State Employee Cashless Treatment Scheme 2019
SECTS scheme has no limit fixed at the cost of medical treatment. However, the incentive is mainly directed to emergency and critical illness. Critical ailments are not limited to organ transplant and joint replacement while emergency services may include cases of accidents, plastering and valve replacement amongst many others.
State Authority for Comprehensive Health Insurance (SACHI) remained central in coordinating and seeing through the full implementation of the scheme. The schemes system is linked to aadhar card and the beneficiary will have to visit the chosen health center and give thumb impression on a biometric reader.
The SECTS scheme has seen government inviting and prompting online applications for the state health card using the official state government web portal www.upsects.in.
Online and Offline Application Forms
The government provides the option of submitting the state health card offline. You can obtain and download the application form from http://uphealth.up.nic.in/pis/shc/HSCregForm.pdf. Fill the form and submit to the Drawing and Disbursing Officer (DDO).
For online application
Visit the official website of the SECTS scheme www.upsects.in.
Under the main menu, hover over Employee/Pensioner Gateway and click on ‘Apply for State Health Card’.
Once the application form opens, fill in true and complete details and submit. A lot of information will be required to complete the form. These include indicating whether you’re an employee or pensioner, the name of your department, office name, district and code, your name, date of birth, mobile number, email identity, basic pay, aadhar number and address for correspondence. You will also be required to upload your picture.
With all details filled, clicking the submit button would forward the document to the state department. The next window will avail to you the registration number for the application.
These links, http://upsects.in/public/editApplication.aspx and http://upsects.in/public/empcard.aspx respectively allow you to either edit or print your submitted application form. This may require entry of your aadhar number.
How to Check State Health Card Application Status
SECTS scheme allows you to check with the current status of the form after submitting the filled application form.
To do this, you will need to log to the official website of the scheme (www.upsects.in) using your aadhar number. The applicant can also check the form status using the registration issued at the time of initial registration.
The website will reveal to you the status of the application. This may help in directing your next actions.