The Health Minister’s Discretionary Grants
Under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, the HMDG offers up to a maximum of Rs. 50,000 to poor patients in cases where free medical facilities are not available at government hospitals. Only those having an annual family income up to Rs.1.25,000 and below are eligible for financial assistance of up to 70% of the total bill.
Please download the form here:
How to apply:
- Fill the form and have it signed by the treating doctor and countersigned by the Medical Superintendent of the Government hospital/institute/Regional Cancer Centre.
- Submit a copy of the income certificate.
- Submit a copy of the ration card.