Honourable Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, today launched the Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission through video conferencing. Through this mission, every citizen will get a digital health ID that will maintain his/her health record.Prime Minister's Address
While addressing, the Prime Minister said that the constant efforts and mission to strengthen the health system since 7 years is entering into a new phase today and will help revolutionise the health infrastructure in India.Prime Minister also said that the health ID will contain the health record of the person which can be used for reference by doctors and person himself. Doctors, nurses, hospitals and medical stores will also be registered on this platform.Will Promote Ease of Living
Ayushman Bharat digital mission will also help in making the hospital processes easy and will assist ease of living among people. Prime Minister also said that this platform will help patients in finding doctor who can understand his language, is well-experienced and can treat his illness efficiently. He also said that through this platform patients will be able to connect to doctors in every corner of the country.Benefits of Digital India mission
According to the PM, Digital India mission has enhanced the power of a common man, who can now have access to everything from ‘Ration to Prashasan’ in a transparent and easy way. Ayushman Bharat Digital mission will also assist people in facing treatment related issues, thus causing great help to people who belong to poor and middle class families. PM Modi also mentioned about E-Sanjeevani Arogya Setu and Cowin app and lauded the platforms for helping people during the COVID-19 pandemic and the COVID Vaccination Drive.
Union Health Minister, Mansukh Mandviya, was also present at the launch program of Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission and praised and thanked the Prime Minister for launching the mission.