Updated on 22nd May, 2021, 18:42
Who is Arogya Mitra ?
Arogya Mitra (AM) is the primary contact for the patients at every empanelled hospital. The Arogya Mitra is responsible for coordinating with SAST (Survarna Arogya Suraksha Trust) and counselling the COVID & NON COVID patients seeking treatment at the empanelled hospitals.
Government of Karnataka (SAST) has appointed Arogya Mitras in all Private Hospitals to look after the admission of COVID & NON COVID Patients and to ensure 50% of beds are reserved for patients referred by Government. The Arogya Mitra’s have to ensure that the beds are reserved for Govt Quota Patients.
COVID 19 patients who are admitted through BBMP Quota in the SAST empaneled Private Hospitals in Bangalore can reach out to the Arogya Mitra’s for all help related to their admission & medicine.
If a COVID 19 patient has been admitted in BBMP Quota in the SAST empaneled Private Hospital, the patient gets all medicine FREE of COST from the Govt.
The Arogya Mitra is responsible to ensure the patient gets the Injection Remdesivir FREE of COST for treatment.