SAANS Campaign Current Affairs, GK & News
The Madhya Pradesh health department has launched the Social Awareness and Action to Neutralise Pneumonia Successfully (SAANS) campaign to reduce the infant deaths caused by pneumonia. This campaign involves the training of the community and primary health centres. Some 4,000 Health and Wellness Centres have been established for this purpose. Training module was also developed by the government in collaboration with Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh and UNICEF to improve health workers’ skills.
Union Ministry for Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) launched SAANS: ‘Social Awareness and Action to Neutralise Pneumonia Successfully’ campaign to reduce child mortality due to pneumonia. Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan launched the campaign while inaugurating the 6th National Summit on Good, Replicable Practices and Innovations. About SAANS campaign Objective: To reduce child mortality due ..