In an unique initiative, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday launched new initiatives for the welfare of policemen and their families at a function held at the Prerna Hall near the Azad Maidan, with senior politicians and police top brass in attendance.
Mr. Fadnavis was accompanied by Minister of State (Home) Ranjit Patil and Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Prasad Lad.
One of the stand out schemes that was launched by the Hon’ble CM in the event was Healthism Savings Card.
“Police force is like a family and hence plans for health, education have been started to take care of this family. In cities like Mumbai, police do not have time to take care of their families. Therefore, the healthism card will be proved beneficial.”
said Chief Minister.
Healthism an innovative service that has been started by Mumbai based start up Healthism, run by Debasis Samanta and Piyush Kothari, two first generation entrepreneurs. Healthism is also recognised by DIPP under start up India scheme as one of the most innovative start ups in health care industry.
Speaking to us, Debasis Samanta ,Founder & CEO,Healthism, mentioned “Healthism and Mumbai police has joined hands with an intent to improve health and overall well-being of police personnel and their families. Policemen (and their families) can avail special discounts on medical tests, consultation, and hospitalization across various partner medical facilities just by flashing the Healthism Card. The card is valid for a year and can be used by any family member. With this initiative we are proud to partner Mumbai Police, which is known for their relentless work to keep the citizens and Mumbai city fine and safe, 24×7, 365 days a year.”
Healthism focuses majorly on expenses that are not covered by Mediclaim/Health Insurance, like cost of medicines, diagnostic tests, dental care, pathology tests etc. Not just that, Healthism also helps users save money on gyms, spas and wellness centers, An entire family can enjoy the benefits of the Healthism Card and avail attractive discounts across 50,000+ Healthism healthcare partners, Explained Piyush Kothari, Founder & CFO,Healthism.
Healthism Card is also available for normal citizens.The details can be found on www.healthism.co