Archive - November 2013
oUR COMMUNITY VOICES......
Thirty five year old Jharoka Devi, living with her family comprising of six children and husband in Indira Awaas Colony of Jai Prakash Nagar (FCI) Godown Road, Phoolwarisarif Block in Patna in the state of Bihar died giving birth to her seventh child.
Her death could have been prevented:
Maternal and neonatal health services.....
Maternal and neonatal services introduced through NRHM
Janani Sishu Surakshya Kosh (JSSK) invokes a new approach to health care, placing for the first time, utmost emphasis on entitlements and elimination of out-of-pocket expenses for both pregnant women and sick neonates. JSSK entitles all pregnant women delivering in public health institutions to absolutely free and no-expense delivery, including caesarean section.