Jammu and Kashmir has been awarded 1st prize in the category for Ayushman Bharat health account ID generation and 2nd prize in the category for Teleconsultation conducted during the celebration of Universal Health Coverage Day 2022.
About The Universal Health Coverage Day:
Universal Health Coverage Day is celebrated every year to commemorate the significance of Universal health coverage which aims to ensure quality healthcare closer to the people without any financial hardships.
What Has Been Said: About J&K Performance:
Secretary, of Health & Medical Education, Bhupinder Kumar said that J&K is set to achieve the best model of Health delivery in the country which is evident from the huge improvement in the Health indicators. He appreciated the role of the officers of the Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission J&K for such a robust implementation of the mission which was launched recently in J&K.
About Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission: New Approach of the Govt Of India:
The Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission (ABDM) aims to develop the backbone necessary to support the integrated digital health infrastructure of the country. It will bridge the existing gap amongst different stakeholders of Healthcare ecosystem through digital highways.