What is a daycare treatment?

Due to the technological advancements in the medical industry, many surgeries and procedures that earlier required prolonged or at least a day's hospitalization can now be done in less than 24 hours. This short-term hospitalization is called a daycare treatment.

Here is a comprehensive list of daycare treatments covered under IFFCO TOKIO Group Health Insurance:

ENT: Operation of the ear

  1. Stapedotomy or Stapedectomy

  2. Myringoplasty (Type -I Tympanoplasty)

  3. Tympanoplasty (closure of an eardrum perforation)

  4. Reconstruction and other Procedures of the auditory ossicles

  5. Myringotomy

  6. Removal of a tympanic drain

  7. Mastoidectomy

  8. Reconstruction of the middle ear

  9. Fenestration of the inner ear

  10. Incision (opening) and destruction (elimination) of the inner ear

ENT: Procedures on the nose & the nasal sinuses

  1. Excision and destruction of diseased tissue of the nose

  2. Procedures on the turbinates (nasal concha)

  3. Nasal sinus aspiration

ENT: Procedures on the tonsils & adenoids

  1. Incision of tear glands

  2. Excision and destruction of diseased tissue of the eyelid

  3. Procedures on the canthus and epicanthus

  4. Corrective surgery for entropion and ectropion

  5. Corrective surgery for blepharoptosis

  6. Removal of a foreign body from the conjunctiva

  7. Removal of a foreign body from the cornea

  8. Incision of the cornea

  9. Procedures for pterygium

  10. Removal of a foreign body from the lens of the eye

  11. Removal of a foreign body from the posterior chamber of the eye

  12. Removal of a foreign body from the orbit and eyeball

  13. Operation of cataract

  14. Chalazion removal

  15. Glaucoma Surgery

  16. Surgery for Retinal detachment

Procedures on the skin & subcutaneous tissues

  1. Incision of a pilonidal sinus

  2. Other incisions of the skin and subcutaneous tissues

  3. Surgical wound toilet (wound debridement)

  4. Local excision or destruction of diseased tissue of the skin and subcutaneous tissues

  5. Simple restoration of surface continuity of the skin and subcutaneous tissues

  6. Free skin transplantation, donor site

  7. Free skin transplantation, recipient site

  8. Revision of skin plasty

  9. Restoration and reconstruction of the skin and subcutaneous tissues

  10. Chemosurgery to the skin

  11. Excision of Granuloma

  12. Incision and drainage of abscess

Procedures on the tongue:

  1. Incision, excision and destruction of diseased tissue of the tongue

  2. Partial glossectomy

  3. Glossectomy

  4. Reconstruction of the tongue

Procedures on the salivary glands & salivary ducts:

  1. Incision and lancing of a salivary gland and a salivary duct

  2. Excision of diseased tissue of a salivary gland and a salivary duct

  3. Resection of a salivary gland

  4. Reconstruction of a salivary gland and a salivary duct

Procedures on the mouth & face:

  1. External incision and drainage in the region of the mouth, jaw and face

  2. Incision of the hard and soft palate

  3. Excision and destruction of diseased hard and soft palate

  4. Incision, excision and destruction in the mouth

  5. Plastic surgery to the floor of the mouth

  6. Palatoplasty

Trauma surgery and orthopedics:

  1. Incision on bone, septic and aseptic

  2. Closed reduction on fracture, luxation or epiphyseolysis with osteosynthesis

  3. Suture and other Procedures on tendons and tendon sheath

  4. Reduction of dislocation under GA

  5. Arthroscopic knee aspiration

  6. Aspiration of hematoma

  7. Excision of dupuytren's contracture

  8. Carpal tunnel decompression

  9. Surgery for ligament tear

  10. Surgery for meniscus tear

  11. Surgery for hemarthrosis/pyarthrosis

  12. Removal of fracture pins/nails

  13. Removal of metal wire

  14. Joint Aspiration - Diagnostic / therapeutic

Procedures on the breast:

  1. Incision of the breast

  2. Procedures on the nipple

  3. Excision of breast lump /Fibroadenoma

Procedures on the digestive tract:

  1. Incision and excision of tissue in the perianal region

  2. Surgical treatment of anal fistulas

  3. Surgical treatment of haemorrhoids

  4. Division of the anal sphincter (sphincterotomy)

  5. Ultrasound guided aspirations

Procedures on the digestive tract:

  1. Sclerotherapy

  2. Therapeutic Ascitic Tapping

  3. Endoscopic ligation /banding

  4. Dilatation of digestive tract strictures

  5. Endoscopic ultrasonography and biopsy

Replacement of Gastrostomy tube:

  1. Endoscopic decompression of colon

  2. Therapeutic ERCP

  3. Nissen fundoplication for Hiatal Hernia /Gastro esophageal reflux Disease

  4. Endoscopic Gastrostomy

  5. Laparoscopic procedures e.g. cholecystectomy, appendicectomy etc.

  6. Endoscopic Drainage of Pseudopancreatic cyst

  7. Hernia Repair (Herniotomy / herniorrhaphy / hernioplasty)

Procedures on the female sexual organs:

  1. Incision of the ovary

  2. Insufflation of the Fallopian tubes

  3. Dilatation of the cervical canal

  4. Conization of the uterine cervix

  5. Incision of the uterus (hysterotomy)

  6. Therapeutic curettage

  7. Culdotomy

  8. Local excision and destruction of diseased tissue of vagina and Pouch of Douglas

  9. Procedures on Bartholin’s glands (cyst)

  10. Endoscopic polypectomy

  11. Myomectomy, hysteroscopic or laparoscopic biopsy or removal

Procedures on the prostate & seminal vesicles:

  1. Incision of the prostate

  2. Transurethral excision and destruction of prostate tissue

  3. Open surgical excision and destruction of prostate tissue

  4. Radical prostatovesiculectomy

  5. Incision and excision of periprostatic tissue

Procedures on the scrotum & tunica vaginalis testis:

  1. Incision of the scrotum and tunica vaginalis testis

  2. Operation on a testicular hydrocele

  3. Excision and destruction of diseased scrotal tissue

  4. Plastic reconstruction of the scrotum and tunica vaginalis testis

Procedures on the testes:

  1. Incision of the testes

  2. Excision and destruction of diseased tissue of the testes

  3. Orchiectomy- Unilateral / Bilateral

  4. Orchidopexy

  5. Abdominal exploration in cryptorchidism

  6. Surgical repositioning of an abdominal testis

  7. Reconstruction of the testis

  8. Implantation, exchange and removal of a testicular prosthesis

Procedures on the spermatic cord, epididymis and Ductus Deferans:

  1. Surgical treatment of a varicocele and hydrocele of spermatic cord

  2. Excision in the area of the epididymis

  3. Epididymectomy

  4. Reconstruction of the spermatic cord

  5. Reconstruction of the ductus deferens and epididymis

Procedures on the penis:

  1. Procedures on the foreskin

  2. Local excision and destruction of diseased tissue of the penis

  3. Amputation of the penis

  4. Plastic reconstruction of the penis

Procedures on the urinary system:

  1. Cystoscopic removal of stones

  2. Lithotripsy

  3. Haemodialysis

  4. PCNS (Percutaneous nephrostomy)

  5. PCNL (Percutaneous Nephro-Lithotomy)

  6. Transurethral resection of bladder tumor

  7. Suprapubic cystostomy

Procedures of Respiratory System:

  1. Bronchoscopic treatment of bleeding lesion

  2. Bronchoalveolar lavage & biopsy

  3. Direct Laryngoscopy with biopsy

  4. Therapeutic Pleural Tapping

Procedures of Heart and Blood vessels:

  1. Coronary angiography (CAG)

  2. Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA)

  3. Insertion of filter in inferior vena cava

  4. TIPS procedure for portal hypertension

  5. Blood transfusion for the recipient

  6. Therapeutic Phlebotomy

  7. Pericardiocentesis

  8. Insertion of gel foam in artery or vein

  9. Carotid angioplasty

  10. Renal angioplasty

  11. Varicose vein stripping or ligation

Other Procedures:

  1. Radiotherapy for Cancer

  2. Cancer Chemotherapy

  3. Trucut Biopsy

  4. Endoscopic Foreign Body Removal

  5. Vaccination / Inoculation - Post Dog bite or Snakebite

  6. Endoscopic placement/removal of stents

  7. Tumor embolisation

  8. Aspiration of an internal abscess under ultrasound guidance

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