The West Bengal Health Scheme (WBHS) is health scheme for State Government Employees in West Bengal. This scheme was introduced by The State Government of West Bengal in 2008, in association with the state’s finance department. WBHS provides cashless health coverage to eligible state government employees of West Bengal.
This is one of the most important social healthcare schemes in the state, and has proved to be beneficial to lacs of state government employees in West Bengal.
Let us now discuss about some of the most important aspects of this scheme and provide you with a complete and detailed overview of the scheme. Topics discussed below are:
Mentioned below are some of the most important and notable benefits and features of The West Bengal Health Scheme (WBHS):
A wide variety of diseases and disorders are covered under this scheme. Let us list some of the most common diseases covered under the scheme:
You can get a complete list of all diseases covered here.
You can register under The WBHS Scheme in the following simple steps:
Your registration is now complete.
You can file a claim under WBHS using the below mentioned simple steps:
The below mentioned people are eligible for enrolling under WBHS:
This scheme scheme is tech-savy and a lot the scheme features and benefits can be handled through the online WBHS Portal. Further, all scheme related documents, forms, information, and additional features can be accessed through the portal. You can access the portal here.
You will need to login to the WBHS Portal in order to access scheme related features like submitting a claim, uploading your documents, monitoring your claim status and more. Let us now find out how you can login to your account.
You will now be logged into your WBHS Account
All Government Hospitals, clinics, diagnostic centers that come under the management of The State Government of West Bengal are empaneled under this scheme.
There are also certain selected private hospitals that are empaneled under this scheme. You can find a list of all of the empaneled hospitals here.
Some notable hospitals empaneled with WBHS include:
Notable Hospitals Empanelled under WBHS
Ruby General Hospital
Desun Hospital and Heart Institute
ECO Hospital and Diagnostics
Nightingale Diagnostic and Medicare
Dreamland Nursing Home
K.P.C Medical College and Hospital
The Calcutta Medical Research Institute
Malda Nursing Home
Mission of Mercy Hospital
All procedures covered have a maximum rate chart that they need to adhere to. You can access the entire rate chart of all procedures and surgeries, and their associated maximum coverage rate here.
You can download all necessary forms from here.
Downloadable forms include the following:
You can initiate an online claim through the WBHS Online Claim page. But first, you will need to login to your WBHS Account.
Mr. Aloke Kumar Mukherjee
(WBA & AS
Mr. Swayambhu Dey
(Accounts Officer and Ex-Officio Assistant Secretary)
Mr. Manikratan Dey
(OSD & EO Joint Secretary)
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Frequently asked questions
The full form of WBHS is West Bengal Health Scheme.
Yes, it is solely available to state government employees in Bengal.