Current dysfunctional rate is 28% for equipment inventory of Rs.480 Crores in the state
Government of Andhra Pradesh has taken initiative steps for maintenance of equipment of all equipment across District Hospitals, Area Hospitals, CHCs, and PHCs with NHM support
Tenders have been called and Bid Finalization Committee has finalized the agency in a very transparent manner.
Service Provider will provide toll free number for equipment fault registration, spare parts, engineering HR and provide an upkeep time of 95% for DHs, 90% for CHCs and 80% for PHCs
All the Superintendents of Teaching and allied hospitals, all the Superintendents of District and Area hospitals were already sensitized in a work-shop conducted on above subject and time lines for equipment maintenance was given .
This intervention will ensure availability of functional equipment in all public health facilities in AP. Status of functionality of every equipment will be available on line.