Aayushman Bharat Current Affairs, GK & News

Ayushman Bharat-Digital Mission: Digital registration of all medical facilities starts

The Union Health Ministry has launched digital registration of all medical facilities and all doctors under the Ayushman Bharat-Digital Mission in order to digitise health records. Key Points Under this initiative, government hospitals have been asked to procure Hospital Information Management System software. Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission was launched by Prime ..

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PM Modi launches Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission on September 27, 2021. Key Points Under this mission, a unique digital health ID will be provided to the people. This ID will contain all the health records of person. This mission was launched under the pilot project National Digital Health Mission. The nationwide rollout ..

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Ayushman Bharat: 2 crore hospital admissions so far

Poor have sought 2 crore hospitalisations so far under the Ayushman Bharat Mission. Key Points Ayushman Bharat Mission guarantees free and cashless services up to Rs 5 lakh in a year for secondary and tertiary care. It covers more than 10.74 crore vulnerable families amounting to more than 53 crore beneficiaries. Top six specialities and ..

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NHA sign MoU with Telangana to implement Ayushman Bharat Scheme

National Health Authority (NHA) has inked Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Telangana government to implement Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana across the state immediately. Highlights Government has also linked the Ayushman Bharat Scheme with the state scheme “Aarogyasri’. Together, they are being called Ayushman Bharat PM-JAY Aarogyasri. NHA and State Health Agency (SHA) ..

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Union Cabinet approves Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Nidhi

The Union Cabinet has approved the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Nidhi (PMSSN) on March 10, 2021 as a single non-lapsable reserve fund. Highlights This has been approved for the share of Health from proceeds of Health and Education Cess which is levied under the Section 136-b of Finance Act, 2007. Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Nidhi ..

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