COVID-19: Centre issues guidelines for ‘precaution dose’, vaccination for children aged 15-18 yrs \
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COVID-19: Centre issues guidelines for ‘precaution dose’, vaccination for children aged 15-18 yrs

27-Dec-2021
New Delhi [India], December 27 (ANI): The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday issued guidelines for COVID-19 vaccination of children between 15-18 years, and precaution dose to health care and front line workers, and those above the age of 60 with comorbidities.
27-Dec-2021 National
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Comorbidities certificate required for 60+ to receive COVID-19 ‘precautionary doses’ \
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Comorbidities certificate required for 60+ to receive COVID-19 ‘precautionary doses’

26-Dec-2021
New Delhi [India], December 26 (ANI): The elderly population above 60 years of age with comorbidities who are eligible for COVID-19 'precautionary doses' will have to take a medical certificate to take the dose, informed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of National Health Authority (NHA) Dr RS Sharma, who also heads the functioning of CoWIN platform.
26-Dec-2021 National
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Share of govt health expenditure in GDP increased from 1.15 pc in 2013-14 to 1.35 pc in 2017-18 \
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Share of govt health expenditure in GDP increased from 1.15 pc in 2013-14 to 1.35 pc in 2017-18

29-Nov-2021
New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): National Health Authority (NHA) estimates for 2017-2018 clearly show that there has been an increase in the share of government health expenditure in the total GDP of the country. It has increased from 1.15 per cent in 2013-14 to 1.35 per cent in 2017-2018, informed the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday.
29-Nov-2021 National
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HidocDr. adds 2,50,000 doctors to its network in pandemic \
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HidocDr. adds 2,50,000 doctors to its network in pandemic

11-Nov-2021
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], November 11 (ANI/PNN): HidocDr., India's leading doctor networking platform, has added more than 2,50,000 doctors to its network during the Covid-19 pandemic to see its overall user base expanding to more than 8,00,000, making it the largest network of its kind in the country.
11-Nov-2021 Business
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Huge set of public digital infrastructure created to give shape to PMs Digital India vision \
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Huge set of public digital infrastructure created to give shape to PMs Digital India vision

29-Sep-2021
New Delhi Sep 29 PTI Prime Minister Narendra Modis Digital India vision is based on driving towards a paperless faceless and cashless governance model and to give it a shape a huge set of public digital infrastructure which is overarching has been created National Health Authority NHA CEO R S Sharma said on WednesdayInteroperability scalability frugality and openness are the four attributes of this digital infrastructure he said while addressing the Global FinTech Fest organised by the Fintech Convergence Council FCC and the Payments Council of India PCI of the Internet and Mobile Association of India IAMAI and the National Payments Corporation of India NPCIThe prime ministers Digital India vision is based on driving towards a paperless faceless and cashless governance model To give a shape to this model a huge set of significant public digital infrastructure which is overarching has been created Sharma saidStressing on the role of big data in a healthcare delivery model he said We must leverage information and technology to deliver the health services The idea of the National Digital Health Mission is to leverage information and communication tech machine learnings and data to make healthcare access delivery universal Adopting digital systems will reduce cost bring affordability cut down on travel cost and make data accessible anywhere and anytime Sharma added He said the account aggregator model is a powerful tool for reduction of cost of transaction and will benefit not only the poor but also the financial institutionsSharma urged everyone to be a part of this transformative financial and digital infrastructureThe second day of the conference was attended by over 9000 delegates PTI PLB RC
29-Sep-2021 National
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PM Modi to launch Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission today \
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PM Modi to launch Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission today

27-Sep-2021
New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission today via video conferencing.
27-Sep-2021 National
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CoWin vaccination certificates to have full date of birth for international travellers: NHA CEO \
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CoWin vaccination certificates to have full date of birth for international travellers: NHA CEO

25-Sep-2021
New Delhi [India], September 25 (ANI): People who have taken both doses of Covid-19 vaccines and want to travel abroad will have a CoWin vaccination certificate with their full date of birth, as per Dr. RS Sharma, the CEO of National Health Authority (NHA).
25-Sep-2021 National
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NHA to conduct ‘Open House’ on NDHM for affordable, accessible health coverage for all \
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NHA to conduct ‘Open House’ on NDHM for affordable, accessible health coverage for all

02-Sep-2021
New Delhi [India], September 2 (ANI): To deliberate the development of different digital public goods under the National Digital Health Mission (NDHM), the National Health Authority (NHA) would hold an Open House discussion on Monday, September 6, 2021.
02-Sep-2021 National
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Bajaj Finserv Health to assist its customers in booking COVID-19 vaccine slots \
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Bajaj Finserv Health to assist its customers in booking COVID-19 vaccine slots

31-Aug-2021
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 31 (ANI/BusinessWire India): In a bid to accelerate the COVID-19 vaccination process, Bajaj Finserv Health Limited (BFHL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bajaj Finserv Limited, has collaborated with the National Health Authority (NHA) to offer COVID-19 vaccine slot booking on their website and mobile app. BFHL is a health-tech solutions business aimed at improving the health outcomes of Indian consumers through smarter, connected, and holistic care plans.
31-Aug-2021 Business
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