Modi govt needs to do to make National Health Protection Scheme a success
Feb 14, 2018, 06.21 AM IST | THE ECONOMIC TIMES |FULL ARTICLE
Throwing too much money too soon may run the risk of the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM)-like scams where the money did not reach the intended recipients. NHPS, supposed to subsume assorted state-sponsored health schemes, must be rolled out in phases with due checks and crosschecks
The NHPS promises to cover 10 crore poor households, or 50 crore people, for hospital care. Every family would get a yearly cover of Rs 5 lakh for free treatment.
PM launches first health center of Ayushman Bharat Yojana from red zone
Sat, April 14 2018. 18:11 IST | BUSINESS STANDARD |FULL ARTICLE
Under the Ayushman Bharat Yojana, the government aims to set up 150000 wellness centres that will leverage on comprehensive primary health care by 2022 that will leverage on comprehensive primary health care for preventive, promotive and curative care. The Health and Wellness Centre, to be developed in the primary health centre or sub-centre in the village, would be equipped to provide basic medical tests for blood pressure, diabetic and cancer. It would be connected to the district hospital for advanced tele-medical consultations.