AYUSH HWC

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About AYUSH HWC

About AYUSH HWC

Background

The Union Cabinet on  20.03.2020 approved the proposal of Ministry of AYUSH to
operationalise 12,500 Health and Wellness Centre under Ayushman Bharat in a phased
manner from year 2019-20 to 2023-24. These AYUSH HWCs would be operationalised
through States/ UTs in Centrally Sponsored Scheme mode and under the broad umbrella
of National AYUSH Mission (NAM).

The vision is to establish a holistic wellness model to reduce the disease burden, out of
pocket expenditure and to provide informed choice to the needy public

Functional integration with existing establishment for providing comprehensive care by
using Standard protocols, up-gradation of infrastructure, community mobilization for self
care, sensitization & capacity building of health care providers, linkages with higher-
level facilities, AYUSH educational institutions, reputed NGOs & Trusts and
documentation with the help of IT platform are the highlights of the activities.

Services

  • Preventive and promotive measures for Self care through healthy lifestyle, food,Yoga and medicinal plants
  • Management of common ailments under 12 service delivery framework
    • Care in Pregnancy and Child-birth
    • Neonatal and Infant Health Care Services
    • Childhood and Adolescent Health Care Services
    • Reproductive Health Care Services
    • Management of Communicable Diseases: National Health Programmes
    • General Out-patient Care for Acute, Simple and Minor Ailments
    • Screening, Prevention, Control and Management of Non-communicable Diseases
    • Care for Common Ophthalmic and ENT Problems
    • Basic Oral Health Care
    • Elderly and Palliative Health Care Services
    • Emergency Medical Services including Burns and Trauma
    • Screening and Basic Management of Mental Health Ailments

Key Components

The delivery of CPHC through AYUSH HWCs involves multiple tasks and therefore requires several inputs

Key Milestones

  • Ten AYUSH Health and Wellness Centres in Haryana were digitally launched by
    Hon’ble Prime Minister on 30 th August 2019 from New Delhi
  • As on July 2020, more than 3068 AYUSH dispensaries and sub health centres
    have been approved for upgradation as AYUSH Health and Wellness Centers in
    18 States and Union Territories and others are in progress.
  • Infrastructure upgradation, recruitment & training of manpower, development of
    IT set up, intersectoral linkages, procurement of medicines and diagnostics are
    underway

Roll out Plan