4th National Summit on Good, Replicable Practices and Innovations in Public Health Care Systems (Download PDF)


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National Summit on Good, Replicable Practices, and Innovations in Public Health Care Systems is important national summit of hospital management. The theme for this year was meeting Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Another important focus was National Health Policy, 2017 which commits to comprehensive primary healthcare, effective regulatory framework and best infrastructure.

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Image of National Health Policy

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  • States to learn from the effective endeavors to address the challenges in healthcare delivery.
  • Platform to share experiences and collectively strategize on how to improve health services in the country
  • Drawing roadmap for meeting goals of SDGs and National Health Policy, 2017

Awards to the States Based on Health Indicators and Service Delivery.

  • Best performing States in the category of indoor services (based on change of IPD/1000 population from 2015 - 16 to 2016 - 17-HMIS) was given to Andhra Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat. Daman and Diu got the award among the Union Territories (UTs).
  • Best outpatient services award was given to Gujarat, Punjab, and Jharkhand whereas Dadra and Nagar Haveli got the award amongst the Union Territories.
  • Average out of pocket expenditure per delivery in public health facility, the award was given to Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh. Among the UTs, the award was given to Dadra and Nagar Haveli.
  • Award for decline in IMR was given to Jammu and Kashmir and West Bengal among the bigger states, Manipur received it amongst the smaller states and Puducherry amongst the UTs.
  • Best Performance in Revised National TB Control Programme was given to Assam and Himachal Pradesh.

National Health Policy 2017

  • Seeks to reach everyone in a comprehensive integrated way to move towards wellness.
  • Aims at universal health coverage and delivering quality health care services to all at affordable cost.
  • Achieve the highest possible level of good health and well-being, through a preventive and promotive health care orientation
  • Access and financial protection at secondary and tertiary care levels promoted by free drugs, free diagnostics, and free emergency care services in all public hospitals.
  • Envisages strategic purchase of secondary and tertiary care services as a short-term measure to supplement and fill critical gaps in the health system.

- Published/Last Modified on: July 21, 2017


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