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Summary

20%

Children Vaccinated under Mission Indra Dhanush

3,28,00,000

Children Vaccinated under Mission Indra Dhanush

3,28,00,000

Pregnant females immunized

80.63 lakh

Pregnant females immunized

80.63 lakh

Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Jan Aushadhi Kendras opened

3517

Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Jan Aushadhi Kendras opened

3517

Ayushman Bharat - Total number of free treatments under PM Jan Arogya Yojana

5,00,000+

Ayushman Bharat - Total number of free treatments under PM Jan Arogya Yojana

5,00,000+

Household Toilets Construted under Swachh Bharat Mission

10 Crores

Household Toilets Construted under Swachh Bharat Mission

10 Crores

Number of ODF Villages

5,36,518

Number of ODF Villages

5,36,518

Beneficiaries under Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY)

45 Lakhs+

Beneficiaries under Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY)

45 Lakhs+

Reduction in Price of Knee Implants

Reduced by 69%

Reduction in Price of Knee Implants

Reduced by 69%

Savings due to PM Bhartiya Janaushadhi Kendras

50%-90%

Savings due to PM Bhartiya Janaushadhi Kendras

50%-90%

Savings on cancer and cardiovascular drugs at AMRIT pharmacies

60%-90%

Savings on cancer and cardiovascular drugs at AMRIT pharmacies

60%-90%

Reduction in prices of Cardiac Stents

Reduced by 85%

Reduction in prices of Cardiac Stents

Reduced by 85%

MISSION INDRADHANUSH : Pregnant female immunized

6.04 lakhs

MISSION INDRADHANUSH : Pregnant female immunized

6.04 lakhs

MISSION INDRADHANUSH : Children vaccinated

3.34 crore

MISSION INDRADHANUSH : Children vaccinated

3.34 crore

Over 3.5 lakh vaccinated under mission “Indradhanush”

Over 2.5 lakh people have availed services under the PM dialysis program (till Oct '18)

National health repository was launched which contains authentic standardized & updated geo spatial data of all public and private health care establishment

Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Abhiyan under Ayushman Bharat will provide insurance coverage to 10 crore families – 50 crore people – of up to Rs 5 lakh. Provision of secondary and tertiary Hospitalization. Covers 1300 illnesses, 1350 medical packages

Sanitation coverage has seen a 140% increase from 38.7% (2014) to 93% (2018), over 9 Cr toilets have been built since 2014

80.63 lakh pregnant women immunized (till Oct '18)

Prices of cardiac stents & knee implants reduced by 50-70%

Affordable medicines with PM bhartiya janaushidhi kendras. More than 3500 stores, resulting in savings of over 50%

AMRIT pharmacies provide drugs for cancer & cardiovascular diseases at a discount of 60% to 90%

Pradhan mantra national dialysis program provide free dialysis services to poor & subsidized services to all patients, about 2.5 lakh patients have availed the service. Nearly 25 lakh dialysis sessions held so far.

20 News Super Speciality AIIMS – like Hospitals being set up

Since July 2014, 1675 hospital beds added in the six functional AIIMS (including 850 beds added in the last one year).

2 new AIIMS announced for Jharkhand and Gujarat in 2017-18

73 Government Medical Colleges being upgraded

Total 92 Medical College (46 Govt. and 46 Pvt.) have been set up in last four years, which resulted increasing of 15,354 MBBS seats

Total 12,646 PG Seats have been increased in last four years

Treatment for drug sensitive TB is provided through a network of more than 400,000 DOT Centres

House to house screening of TB symptoms covering 5.5 crore population under Active Case Finding

Rs. 500 per month for nutritional support to all TB patients for the duration of TB treatment through DBT

Sanitation coverage goes up from 38% in 2014 to 96.7% at present

Ayushman Bharat PM Jan Arogya Yojana for Universal Health Coverage - Health
insurance cover of up to ₹5 lakh/family/year

Over 12.82 lakh beneficiary e-cards generated and over 4 lakh persons have been treated since the launch

1084 essential medicines brought under
Price Control regime giving consumer
total benefit of more than ₹15,000 crore

Pradhan Mantri National Dialysis Program : 497 dialysis units have been made operational, Nearly 25 lakh dialysis session held so far, About 2.5 lakh patients have availed the service

India has validated Elimination of Maternal & Neonatal tetanus in May 2015, before the global target of Dec 2015

Action plans to eliminate Leprosy by 2018, Measles by 2020 and Tuberculosis by 2025 implemented

1.5 lakh Sub Centres; Primary Health Centres being transformed as Health & Wellness Centres (HWCs) to provide Comprehensive Primary Healthcare services

National Health Policy formulated in 2017, after a gap of 15 years, to address the current and emerging challenges necessitated by the changing socio- economic and epidemiological landscapes.

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