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Over 1.4 crore cashless treatments provided to poor under Ayushman Bharat: Harsh Vardhan
According to the statement, 14 hospital admissions are being registered per minute under the scheme and 24,653 hospitals (public: private = 54:46) have been empanelled.
Over 50,000 Ayushman Bharat Health and Wellness Centres operational across country
With more than 50,000 centres having been established, one...
ESIC beneficiaries will soon be able to utilise healthcare facilities under Ayushman Bharat
The move will benefit 13.5 crore beneficiaries un...
The National Digital Health Mission is ready for nationwide rollout soon
"Healthcare sector is emerging as one of the largest sectors in India and India is on the threshold of becoming a digital health nation. He said the mission of the new digital health programme is to provide for access and affordable medical health facilities to the citizens," Bhushan said.
With elections coming, Bihar plans big push to Ayushman Bharat Scheme
The state has seen about 193,000 admissions under the scheme so far and 5.4 million e-cards have been issued while the number of prospective beneficiaries is nearly 55 million. Claims worth Rs 133 crore have so far been paid in Bihar, a fraction of Rs 7,565 crore paid across the country.
Central Armed Police Forces will play major role in COVID-19 vaccination drive: ITBP DG
"The government has already made a plan for the distribution and use of the vaccine throughout the country and the CAPFs have a role in it by the way of vaccination of own troops, their families as well as helping out people," he said.
View: India can take a leadership role in treating NCDs
Primary care for NCDs is now being provided in 120,000 newly established health and wellness centres. Ayushman Bharat and Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana have expanded the scope of primary healthcare to include screening and diagnosis of NCDs, and eliminated out-of-pocket expenses related to NCDs for 100 million vulnerable people.
Are Namami Gange & Nal Se Jal achievable targets by 2024 or just a pipe dream?
Har Ghar Nal Se Jal and Namami Gange — Modi government’s two ambitious, water-related programmes — are making progress despite challenges. The latter will miss the 2020 deadline, though.
Indo-Israel rapid COVID-19 testing research to fructify in 'matter of days': Israeli envoy
Ambassador Ron Malka also said Israel would want India to become the manufacturing hub for this rapid testing kit and the two countries will also collaborate on vaccine development for this dreaded disease with India taking a key role in production given its "very strong relative advantage in manufacturing".
India has scaled its medical infrastructure sufficiently: ET-ILC Forum
The lockdown gave the country and the medical fraternity enough time to prepare and scale infrastructure. The lockdown gave hospitals the time to ramp up ventilators, PPE and medical equipment, allowing India to move ahead with agility.
COVID-19 crisis highlighted need for more investment in health sector: Ayushman Bharat CEO
“The (COVID-19) crisis showed the fault lines in the health sector. India is investing too little in health and it is one of the lowest in the world. This crisis has shown that we need to do much more and we need to invest more in the primary, secondary and critical care,” Indu Bhushan was quoted as saying in the statement.
Bengal Governor writes to Mamata, asks why state wants to be intermediary in PM-Kisan funds transfer
Earlier in the week, Banerjee wrote to the Centre, saying that she was ready to implement PM-Kisan and Ayushman Bharat schemes in West Bengal if the funds are routed through the state government.
View: Narendra Modi is heralding a new era administratively too
Eighteen years, 11months and counting – the man who was entrusted with the responsibility of becoming the chief minister of Gujarat in the wake of a devastating earthquake ensured the emergence of his home state from the rubbles of those ruins.
Need to do more to promote awareness: Ayushman Bharat CEO Indu Bhushan
CEO of Ayushman Bharat-PMJAY, Indu Bhushan speaks to ET about the learnings from delivering the first one crore treatments and the challenges ahead.
Comptroller & Auditor General to take up PM-Kisaan, Ayushman Bharat for audit this year
GC Murmu, who resigned as the lieutenant general of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, will take charge as CAG on Saturday after being sworn in by President Ram Nath Kovind.