DMPQ-. Discuss the significance of national digital health mission in the wake of covid-19 pandemic.

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. In the last few years, it’s been extremely encouraging to see how integrating technology and new innovative tools can improve public service delivery. For example, the development of IndiaStack and the JAM (Jan Dhan, Aadhaar, and Mobile) trinity.

  • In order to realize the vision for universal health coverage, the Government of India launched the National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) in 2020.
  • The NDHM is a complete digital health ecosystem. The digital platform will be launched with four key features — health ID, personal health records, Digi Doctor, and health facility registry.
  • The NDHM is implemented by the National Health Authority (NHA) under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
  • NDHM is a manifestation of one of the guidelines of the National Health Policy 2017 that had envisaged the creation of a digital health technology ecosystem aiming at developing an integrated health information system.
  • It is a landmark move that is based on the principles of the India health stack and aims to connect the different touch-points of the health ecosystem, such as Health Information Provider to Health Information User to Consent Manager, through digital tools to provide affordable access to quality healthcare.
  • The NDHM also aims to ensure that preventive and assistive healthcare come under the same broader umbrella.
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