|Govt constitutes SHA, EC, DIU for implementation of PMRSSM|
|Early Times Report|
SRINAGAR, Aug 27: The Governor's Administration hasordered constitution of State Health Agency/Governing Council, Executive Committee and District Implementation Unit (DIU) for implementation of Ayushman Bharat- Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Swasthya Suraksha Mission (PMRSSM) in the State. According to an order issued by the General Administration Department (GAD), State Health Agency (SHA) Governing Council will have the Chief Secretary as ex-officio Chairperson while Principal Secretary, Health and Medical Education Department will be the ex-officioVice Chairperson.
The ex-officio Members of the Governing Council include, Financial Commissioner, Housing & Urban Development; Principal Secretary, Finance; Principal Secretary, Labour and Employment; Secretary, Department of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj; Secretary, Information Technology; Director, Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences Soura; Principal Government Medical College, Jammu; Principal Government Medical College, Srinagar; Director Health Services, Kashmir and Director Health Services, Jammu and Mission Director, National Health Mission.
Director Family Welfare / Chief Executive Officer of the Society will be its ex-officio Member Secretary. The Council will also have Representative of National Health Agency and Subject Matter Expert as nominated by the State Government as Special Invitees.
According to the order, all key functions relating to delivery of services under PMRSSM shall be performed by the SHA including data sharing, verification/validation of families and members, awareness generation, monitoring etc.