One of the key components of NRHM
is to create a band of trained female health activist called 'Accredited Social Health Activists' popularly called ASHA(meaning hope) to act as a 'bridge' between the rural people and outlets of health services and play a central role in achieving national health and population policy goal (SIFPSA 2013).
ASHA (Accredited Social Health Activist) is one of the key components in the NRHM
for the effective implementation of health-care services.
One of the major thrust areas of NRHM
is the reduction of Neonatal Mortality.
He pointed out specifically the impressive progress on key priorities of NRHM
including decline in maternal and child mortality as well as fertility rate; reduction in disease burden of TB and Malaria; focus on the emerging challenge of non-communicable diseases such as cancer, diabetes, hypertension and cardio-vascular diseases; and completion of three years of being a polio free country as January 13, 2014.
Lal is hearing the case relating to the NRHM
scam that has so far claimed the lives of four senior government officials.
Anuradha Gupta, Additional Secretary and Mission Director, NRHM
[3.] Community based monitoring of health services under NRHM
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scam allegedly involving Rs 5000 crore, has, so far, claimed lives of four government official in UP.
of Rajasthan and NRHM
for supporting us to launch this new technology in Rajasthan.
Taking these into consideration, the Ministry of the Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW) had developed the IPHS standards under the NRHM
, to monitor and evaluate the PHCs.
Ghulam Nabi Azad also inaugurated Mother and Child Tracking System Call Centre and Tele-Radiology Project under NRHM