Health Initiatives

Sanchara Chikitsa Mobile Medical Units

Providing assured quality Primary Health Care services at village level though conducting fixed day clinics monthly once and maintaining Electronic Medical Record for every beneficiary
Scope of program

Chandranna Sanchara Chikitsa stands for “Primary Medical Care on wheels”. Through this program, any village with no existing health facilities within 5 km radius (12,000 identified) is provided medical services on fixed days every month with the help of Mobile Medical Units. Diabetes, hypertension, epilepsy,communicable diseases,ANC/ PNC checkups and other  common ailments are investigated and treated.

Process

Four counters are set up to provide effective medical services. The nurse in counter 1 helps register a beneficiary while the doctor in counter 2 provides diagnosis & consultation. Lab tests are conducted at counter 3 by a lab technician as  needed and drugs are dispensed at counter 4.

Progress


Since the inception of this program:

  • 2,94,311 clinics have been conducted.
  • 90,17,063 patients have availed these services till date.
  • 30,62,736 tests have been conducted till date.
  • 68,54,714 medicines have been issued till date.




Key findings by knowledge partner (TISS)

  • Based on primary and secondary  data analysis by knowledge  partner (TISS), the results show  that CSC Scheme is a successful  initiative of the AP government.
  • CSC ensures availability and  accessibility to medical services  for the needy .
  • Repeat patients is at 94% -  indicating high retention to  program .
  • CSC has helped reduce Out Of  Pocket Expenses (opined by 96%).
Feedback on Chandranna Sanchara Chikitsa through RTGS

14,000 people have provided feedback

  • 94% received  suggestions from CSC staff.
  • 98% are satisfied with  CSC and rate it as good .
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Contact Information

Principal Secretary to Govt.,
Health, Medical & Family Welfare Dept.
5th Block,Ground Floor,Room No:157,
A.P Secretariat,Velagapudi,
Guntur Dt., Andhra Pradesh.