NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Population Studies (Paper-II): Questions 29 - 30 of 518

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The national Rural health mission (NRHM) launched on 12th April 2005 primarily aimed provisioning of accessible, affordable and quality health care to rural population, especially vulnerable and underserved population groups in the country with the primary objective of faster reduction in infant mortality rate (30 per thousand live third) maternal mortality ratio (100 per 1,00,000 live birth) and total fertility rate (2.1) by 2012 to accelerate the population stabilization process by 2045 AD at a level consistent with the requirement of sustainable economic growth, social development and environmental protection.

The architectural correction enshrined in the Preamble of NHRM document primarily comprised of decentralization, communization, organizational structural reforms in health sector, inter – sect oral convergence, public private partnership in health sector, mainstreaming Indian system of medication under Ayurveda, yoga, unani siddha and homeopathy (AYUSH), induction of management and financial personnel into health care management and delivery system. The NHRM vision envisaged the architectural correction to enable the health care system to effectively handle increased allocation and promote policies that strengthen public health management and service delivery in the country. The mission also intended to adopt synergistic approached by relating health to determinants of good health viz. nutrition, sanitation, hygiene, and safe drinking water.

The mission attempts to achieve its goals through a net of core strategies including decentralized health planning and management, appointment of community health volunteers, strengthening of public health service delivery infrastructure, promoting the non-profit sector and community empowerment inter-Sectoral convergence launching of “Janani Suraksha Yojana” (JSY) scheme formation of village health sanitation committee and up gradation of public health facilities to Indian Public Health Standards (IPHS) etc.

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Which was the primary objective of “National Rural Health Mission”? (December)

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To increase age of marriage, proportion of spacing methods of conceptions and reduction of infant and child death rates.

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To reduce the urban-rural differential in health status of population in the country by 2045 AD.

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Expansion of family planning services through ASHA and other health workers to accelerate the population stabilization by 2045 AD.

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Faster reduction in infant mortality rate, maternal mortality ratio and total fertility rate to accelerate the population stabilization process by 2045 AD.

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Which kind of approach was adopted in NHRM? (December)

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It adopted “Primary health Care” approach to address infant, child, and maternal health issues in the country.

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It adopted mix of clinical, social and development approach for bringing down mortality and ensure better health condition.

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It adopted synergistic approach my relating health to determinants of good health viz. nutrition, sanitation, hygiene, and safe drinking water for improved outcomes.

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It adopted multiple approach of demand side financing, augmenting human resources increased budgetary allocation and communalization of services.

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