Healthcare infrastructure in India


Healthcare infrastructure in India

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 100%

Not a difficult chapter, if you are comfortable in remembering guidelines.

If you are the type who doesn’t remember your Vehicle number, this is probably not an easy chapter for you.

Question Pattern

Understand this chapter in the following framework

  • Healthcare Infrastructure at various Levels
  • Manpower requirements at various levels
  • Responsibilities of each member / institution in the hierarchy

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • ASHA – Norms, Responsibilities
  • Maximum number of female health workers at a sub-centre
  • Norms for Health Manpower
  • One eye surgeon is recommended for how many CHC
  • Number of ASHA visits after home delivery
  • Community or village health guides were selected by
  • Urban CHC, PHC – basics
  • Selection criteria for village health guides
  • Principles of Primary Health Care
  • Elements of Primary Health Care

Suggested Revision

  • Antenatal support – Involved Manpower
  • Sub-centre vs. PHC vs. CHC
  • Levels of Healthcare System in India
  • Anganwadi worker – Basics
  • Responsibilities of Health Workers
  • Panchayati Raj – Basics
  • Primary Health Centres – Types , Functions, Manpower norms
  • CHC – Functions, Manpower

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