Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram (JSSK) was initiated in to reduce the out of pocket expenditure for pregnant women. We estimated the proportion of. Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakaram (JSSK). Introduction. In view of the difficulty being faced by the pregnant women and parents of sick new-. Janani-Shishu Suraksha Karyakram In Jun , Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India launched the Janani–Shishu Suraksha Karyakram .

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Discussion Our study described the level of utilization of various benefits under JSSK among mothers. Operational definitions JSSK benefits to pregnant women The services for the following components should be offered free to jansni pregnant mothers. Eric Randy Reyes Politud.

Discussion You would need to login or signup to start a Discussion. Marwein System Analyst, Email Id- dhs[dot]mchfw-meg[at]gov[dot]in. National Institute of Epidemiology, Chennai.

Confidentiality of the participants was maintained.

Institutional deliveries are a key determinant of maternal mortality and quality provision of ante-natal and post-natal services can reduce infant as well as maternal mortality. We used structured questionnaires to collect data from mothers regarding socio demographic status, antenatal history, details of the delivery, benefits received shihsu different components, cost incurred if any and reasons for not receiving benefits.

Janani shishu suraksha karyakram and its repercussions on out of pocket expenditure

All surakshq deliveries in surakxha public sector facilities during January-March, were included till the sample size was reached. This has now been expanded to cover sick infants: Data was collected from mothers after delivery before the surakeha from health facility.


In our study, majority of the mothers got the transport benefits as defined by JSSK guidelines however OOP incurred among those who were fully benefited was mostly due to extra cost of transport over and above the eligibility for reimbursement. Health Facilities Ambulance Facility. The scheme is estimated to benefit more than 12 million pregnant women who access Government health facilities for their delivery. Invited for research articles. Introduction In view of the difficulty being faced by the pregnant sufaksha and parents of sick new- born along-with high expenditure on delivery and treatment of sick- new-born, Ministry of health and Family Welfare MoHFW has taken a major initiative to ensure better facilities for women and child health services.

Institutional suraaksha in the Himachal Pradesh increased from The services for the following components should be offered free to the pregnant mothers.

Open in a separate window. As noted by the Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Sh Ghulam Nabi Azad the number of institutional deliveries has increased from seven lakhs to more than a crore Janani shishu suraksha karyakram and its repercussions on out of pocket expenditure Author: Moreover it will motivate those who still choose to deliver at their homes to opt for institutional deliveries.


An assessment of available data. Maternal Mortality Working Group. We obtained approval from the Institutional ethics committee and Himachal Pradesh Health officials.

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Estimates usraksha maternal mortality worldwide between and Full benefit of JSSK during hospitalization We defined full suraksja if mother received all the benefits mentioned above during hospitalization except transport. Multilevel analysis of national data. The following are the Free Entitlements for pregnant women: JSSK provides free and cashless delivery in the public sector institutions.

Only six newborns aged days were hospitalized and all received free services during the hospitalization and transport benefits.

Apart from hospitalization, transport expenditure was very high [ Table 1 ]. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU.

Median expenditure on transport to the facility in the study population was more than double Rs of the expenditure reported in the DLHS-3 for India.

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Style Switcher A A A. India is one of the five countries that accounted for half of the maternal deaths worldwide.

Jatinder Pal Singh Chawla.