national-rural-health-mission

Objective: NRHM aims to provide Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Health and Adolescent (RMNCH+A) services to the rural deprived people through its network of ASHA, ANMs and AWWs.  

Salient features of the scheme:

NRHM, also called NRHM-RCH Flexipool is one of the components of NHM and is for all towns and villages below the population of 50,000.  

Various initiatives under NRHM 

  1. Accredited social health activists 
  2. Janani Suraksha Yojana 
  3. Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram (JSSK) 
  4. Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakram (RBSK) 5. Mainstreaming AYUSH – revitalizing local health traditions.