Goa : Besides the 15 private hospitals which have been enrolled as vaccination sites, the health services is looking at 22 other private hospitals that are empanelled under the Deen Dayal Swasthya Seva Yojana (DDSSY), cashless insurance scheme of the government, to include them in the vaccination drive. More private hospitals are likely to join the vaccination drive next week.
“As of Thursday, we have managed to get all 15 private hospitals on board, their beneficiaries are registered on the portal and certificates issued. Since private hospitals charge for their services, it is important that everything is done in an orderly manner,”a health official said.The health department is exploring the possibility of roping in more private hospitals following the direction of the central government.
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