With the Sehat card check online and SMS facility, you can check whether you are eligible for the Sehat Sahulate program or not. Checking your eligibility is easy. This article brings to you a complete guide on how to check Sehat card eligibility in Pakistan.
What is Sehat Insaf Card?
The Sehat Insaf Card is an initiative taken by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Government to provide free-of-cost medical services to low-income families. Sehat Insaf card provides free medical treatment to families, covering medical bills for up to 10 lac rupees per year. All citizens of KP and Punjab are currently eligible for treatment under Sehat Insaf Card, however, the government intends to extend this free medical care facility to every family in Pakistan.
How to Check Sehat Card Eligibility
Follow these steps to check your eligibility for the national health scheme online:
1. Open the Sehat Sahulat Program website on your browser
2. Enter your 13-digit CNIC number in the given slot
3. Enter the Captcha code
4. Click on the “Check Eligibility” button
5. If you are eligible, you will receive a confirmation message in the top right corner.
6. If you are not eligible, you will receive a message stating otherwise.
If you are facing problems online, there are other ways to check your eligibility.
1. Through SMS
Check your eligibility through SMS by sending your National Identity Card Number (NIC) to 8500.
2. Download ‘Naya Pakistan Qaumi Sehat Card’ App
You can also check your eligibility through the Naya Pakistan Qaumi Sehat Card app. You can download the app from Google Play Store or App Store.
Earlier, the citizens of Pakistan had to apply for Sehat Card after checking their Eligibility online or sending their CNIC number to 8500. After checking the eligibility, they had to register for the Sehat Card through the app. For Sehat Insaf card registration, they had to download the ‘Naya Pakistan Qaumi Sehat Card’ App. Once registered, citizens could get the Sehat Insaf card from the Sehat Card Distribution Centers.
The government has now made things easier for the masses. A person’s CNIC is now considered his or her Sehat Card and there’s no need to get any other card for the scheme now. It is advised, however, to check whether you can receive free treatment by verifying your eligibility through the methods mentioned above, before visiting any hospital.
Dr. Yasmin Rashid is heading the Qaumi Sehat card revolution in Pakistan. While giving a speech during the launch event, she said,
Over 30 million families have been given top quality health facilities by Prime Minister Imran Khan. This is a gift from the Prime Minister for the entire nation. The Naya Pakistan Qaumi Sehat Card is bringing about real change in the health sector. cardholders can get free treatment of up to Rs one million in impaneled hospitals
For the latest news and updates regarding the Sehat card in Pakistan, visit the official Sehat Sahulat Program website.