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Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA) has been launched to provide free health check-ups to pregnant women at government health centres and hospitals. This scheme was launched by Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare J P Nadda in New Delhi.

Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan

Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan

Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan

  • Pregnant women will be given free health check-up and treated free of cost on 9th of every month.
  • Scheme will be applicable for pregnant women across all Government hospitals in India.

About Scheme

  • Applicable to the women in their pregnancy period from 3 to 6 months.
  • Women from semi urban, poor, and rural areas will be given benefits under the Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan.
  • Tests including blood pressure, sugar level, weight, hemoglobin test, blood test, and screening will be done at the medical centers.
  • PM invited doctors and medical professionals working in private healthcare sector to participate in the scheme and devote 12 days of free service per year to poor pregnant women.
  • Doctors will use different colors of stickers on the health cards of the pregnant women:
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Features of Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan

  • Applicable only for pregnant women.
  • Free checkup will take place on 9th of every month.
  • Tests will take place at:

    • Medical centers
    • Government and private hospitals
    • Private clinics
  • All kinds of medical checkups under this scheme will be completely free.

Objective of Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan

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Image of Objective of Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan

Image of Objective of Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan

- Published/Last Modified on: September 6, 2017

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