The pilot undertaking of National Digital Health Mission had been introduced by the prime minister from the ramparts of the Red Fort on August 15, 2020.
Currently, the Pradhan Mantri Digital Health Mission (PM-DHM) is being applied in pilot section in six Union Territories.
In a historic initiative, Prime Minister Modi will launch the PM-DHM on September 27, 2021 at 11 AM through video conferencing, which will probably be adopted by his handle on the event, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) stated in an announcement.
The nationwide rollout of PM-DHM coincides with National Health Authority (NHA) celebrating the third anniversary of Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB PM-JAY), the assertion stated.
Union Health Minister Mansukh Madaviya will probably be current on the event.
Based on the foundations laid down within the type of Jan Dhan, Aadhaar and Mobile (JAM) trinity and different digital initiatives of the federal government, PM-DHM will create a seamless on-line platform by way of the supply of a wide-range of information, info and infrastructure providers, duly leveraging open, interoperable, standards-based digital programs whereas guaranteeing the safety, confidentiality and privateness of health-related private info, the PMO stated.
The mission will allow entry and change of longitudinal well being information of residents with their consent, it stated.
The key elements of PM-DHM embrace a well being ID for each citizen that may also work as their well being account, to which private well being information may be linked and seen with the assistance of a cellular software, a Healthcare Professionals Registry (HPR) and Healthcare Facilities Registries (HFR) that may act as a repository of all healthcare suppliers throughout each trendy and conventional programs of drugs.
This will guarantee ease of doing enterprise for docs and hospitals and healthcare service suppliers, the assertion stated.
PM-DHM Sandbox, created as part of the mission, will act as a framework for know-how and product testing that may assist organizations, together with non-public gamers, intending to be part of National Digital Health Ecosystem turn into a Health Information Provider or Health Information User or effectively hyperlink with constructing blocks of PM-DHM.
This mission will create interoperability inside the digital well being ecosystem, comparable to the position performed by the Unified Payments Interface in revolutionizing funds, the PMO stated.
Citizens will solely be a click-away from accessing healthcare services, it stated.