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Reproductive And Child Health (RCH )
1. JANANI SURAKSHI YOJANA (JSY)
With an aim to reduce maternal mortality & infant mortality rate, JSY integrates cash assistance with antenatal care (ANC) during pregnancy, institutional delivery & post partum period.
*ASHA incentive is not permissible in private health institutions.
2. JANANI SHISHU SURAKSHA KARYAKARAM (JSSK):
The scheme envisage free & cashless services to pregnant women during deliveries and also treatment of sick new born upto 30 days after birth.
Launching of Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA) and Mother’s Absolute Affection launched (MAA) in Nagaland
Shri.Abhijit Sinha, Commissioner & Secretary, Department of Health & Family Welfare and Commissioner, Home, Government of Nagaland today launched the Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA) and Mother’s Absolute Affection (MAA), a Mother and Child Intervention program, at the Conference Hall of Directorate of Health & Family Welfare, Kohima Nagaland on 18th November 2016. PMSMA is been launched in the country as a result of constant and consistent survey made and finding out that there is a lack of quality Ante Natal Care (ANC) and detection of high risk pregnancies in the country. It was launched with an aim to provide a fixed day, Assured, comprehensive and quality ANC to a target group of all pregnant women in their 2nd and 3rd trimester by specialised health care personnel. The key features of PMSMA is to focus on women who have not registered their pregnancy or drop outs, special ANC in addition to routine ANCs and ASHAs and ANMs will prepare a line list of eligible women and mobilise them. Comprehensive assured services under PMSMA are - All applicable diagnostic services including one USG, Screening for the applicable clinical conditions, Appropriate management of any existing clinical condition such as Anaemia, Pregnancy induced hypertension, Gestational Diabetes etc.
MAA has been launched to re-emphasise on the importance of Breastfeeding which if followed have been proven in Prevention of 20% of newborn deaths, Prevention of 13% of under-five death, 11 times lesser chance of diarrheal mortality, 15 times lesser chance of Pneumonia related mortality, Benefits on raising I.Q. Prevention of non-communicable diseases, Lesser hospital stay of newborns, Maternal benefits (cancer prevention).
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