x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   HADP emerging as game changer | Submit report of party’s vote share in your localities: BJP high command to senior leaders | Tough watching my party colleagues taking oath: Omar | Explanation sought from lecturers for below 50% marks in class 12th exams | Cong to stake claim on 15 Assembly segments in Kashmir | Shocking ! Mother kills newborn daughter to ‘settle scores’ with husband | Amid NEET, NET exam mess, UPSC moots AI-based CCTV surveillance to prevent cheating | Over 2 dozen students detained | Centre amends rules to allow 6 months maternity leave | Surrender AB-PMJAY SEHAT benefits | Meta rolls out AI assistant in India | DHSK seeks daily status reports | Searches launched in Udhampur, Rajouri | Kavinder calls for strict action against supporters of terrorism under Enemy Agents Act | Efforts made by Police under operation Meghdoot, Notorious thief arrested | Crackdown on illegal mining, 03 vehicles seized by Jkp | Rana exhorts students to aim high in achieving academic excellence | Unemployment surges to alarming heights in J&K, BJP pushed youth towards wall: Sadhotra | Jammu police hosts PCPG meeting with Gujjar families, emphasizing communal harmony and public cooperation | DC initiates classification & digitisation of Kashmiri Migrants Ration Cards | CS advocates meaningful studies of glacial lakes to evade disasters | SC fixes June 26 for hearing Kejriwal's plea against HC's stay order on bail | Power shut down | Srinagar recognised as "World Craft City", to "Boost" handicraft sector | People high hopes from NC MP's to raise their burning issues in Parliament: Rattan Lal Gupta | CBC organizes awareness on IDY -2024 at Kotranka | Will not allow attack on constitution: Rahul Gandhi | BJP Chief and Union Minister Nadda named leader of house in Rajya Sabha | ADGP Vijay Kumar holds Review meeting with Mountain Rescue Team | Indus Water Treaty | Indo-Pak delegation reaches Kishtwar to inspect power projects | PM should have spoken on NEET issue, 'Exam Pe Charcha' is long-term commitment to students: Omar | Dozens joined Shiv Sena in valley | Grand Finale of Summer Camp 2024 Showcases Remarkable Talent | Cyber Cell solves online financial frauds of Rs 2,00000 | Kandi belt worst hit with drinking water shortage: S. Manjit Singh | Lauds PM Modi, FM Sitharaman for Significant Financial Relief to Traders | Govt Polytechnic College organized technical visit to QE Electronic Pvt Ltd | Aditi Ashok and Diksha Dagar qualify for Paris Olympics | Indian trio plays a part in ZNK Dinamo Zagreb's maiden title triumph | As Warner's friend, want him to end on a high with Cup win: Usman Khawaja | Olympic silver medalist Schnell, Capobianco grab semifinal leads at US diving trials | Sky is the limit, we are ending with heaps of learnings: Corey Anderson on USA''s T20 WC campaign | Sri Lanka sports minister denies night club visit caused team's T20 WC exit | Young India for Zimbabwe tour: Gill to lead, Riyan Parag first from NE to get India call-up | Back Issues  
 
news details
Secy MoHFW, Advisor Bhatnagar address NHMs' National Conference at Srinagar
5/17/2024 10:03:41 PM
Early Times Report
SRINAGAR, May 17: Secretary, Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), Apurva Chandra and Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar, today addressed the second National Conference of National Health Mission (NHM) here today.
The conference was organised by MoHFW in collaboration with National Health Mission, J&K, to deliberate on critical healthcare initiatives and strategies of several States and UTs. The conference was attended by the Mission Director of NHMs of several States and UTs, eminent healthcare professionals, policymakers and stakeholders from across the nation.
In his inaugural address, the Union Secretary highlighted that strengthening the healthcare infrastructure and promoting comprehensive healthcare delivery system is vital for overall development of the country. He stressed on the importance of collaboration between the government, healthcare institutions and civil society organizations to achieve the shared goal of upgrading the medical infrastructure across India.
He highlighted that medical infrastructure has been upgraded across Jammu and Kashmir and it is remarkable to witness that some Public Health Centres are working 24*7 in the UT.
Addressing the gathering, Advisor Bhatnagar remarked that it is a privilege for J&K to host this Conference of National repute, adding that this will provide a unique platform for stakeholders to discuss and deliberate on vital issues related to healthcare system. He observed that this conference is a testament to the collective resolve of healthcare community to overcome challenges and build a healthier and more resilient nation.
The Advisor expressed commitment towards translating the deliberations and discussions of this conference into tangible actions that would positively impact the health and well-being of citizens.
Additional Secretary and Mission Director, NHM, Aradhana Patnaik, in her address, remarked that NHM is advancing healthcare accessibility and quality across the country, particularly in remote and underserved regions. She emphasized the need for innovative approaches, enhanced community engagement and robust partnerships to address the evolving healthcare challenges.
She highlighted that this conference will provide a platform for insightful discussions, knowledge sharing and the exchange of best practices among participants from diverse backgrounds. She expressed optimism that the outcomes and deliberations of this conference will be fruitful in achieving the shared goal of a healthier and more resilient nation.
Addressing the gathering, Secretary Health and Medical Education, Dr. Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, said that the health department of Jammu and Kashmir is performing remarkably with active hand holding of HoFW department. He said that this conference is a significant platform for J&K to learn from neighbouring States and UTs in terms of various initiatives related to healthcare services.
During the conference, several technical sessions were held during which the participants and speakers engaged in insightful discussions on a wide range of topics, like Indian Public Health Standards, making comprehensive healthcare a reality, child health, infectious disease management, healthcare financing and digital health initiatives.
Principal Secretary, Health and Family Welfare, Government of Punjab, Ajoy Sharma, Secretary, Health and Family Welfare, Government Of Himachal Pradesh, C Paulrasu, Secretary, Health and Family Welfare, UT of Chandigarh, Ajay Chagti, ED, National Health Systems Resource Centre (NHSRC), Major General Atul Kotwal, Mission Director NHM J&K, Nazim Zai Khan, Director Health Services Kashmir, Principals of Medical Colleges, other officers and delegates from various States and UTs were also present on the occasion.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
 
 
 
Early Times Android App
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU