The main vision of the policy framework is to enable all people of all ages to have the highest level of health and well-being.
Annual Summit Of NATHEALTH
30 March 2021 Current Affairs:The Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, delivered a speech at the 7th NATHEALTH Annual Summit held in virtual mode on March 26, 2021. The focus of the summit is the expansion of India’s health system in the post-COVID era.
♦ In his speech at the summit, the minister reiterated the government’s commitment to achieving the goal of universal health.
♦ Ministry of Health and Family Welfare pointed out that ” Health for All ” is the top priority of the current government. In order to institutionalize the methods to achieve this goal, the government launched the “National Health Policy” in 2017.
♦ The main vision of the policy framework is to enable all people of all ages to have the highest level of health and well-being.
♦ To achieve this vision, the policy emphasizes prevention and promotion of health, and provides universal access to high-quality healthcare services.
♦ The government has also launched the Ayushman Bharat program, which aims to provide free primary health care to all to promote health and well-being.