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PHFI is helping to build institutional and systems capacity in India for strengthening education, training, research and policy development in the area of Public Health.
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Strengthening Health Systems

At National Level:

The Government of India (GoI) steers the health sector through policy oversight, technical assistance, actual implementation, planning, funding and monitoring,regulations and National Disease Control programmes.HSSU proposes to engage with GoI to support the following:

  • Plan preparation, appraisal, approval, monitoring
  • Managing/Monitoring GoI investments in infrastructure and HR
  • National Health Observatory
  • Accrediting/Certifying, Ombudsman functions
  • Comprehensive training programmes
  • Training and capacity building of MoHFW Review Missions
  • Monitoring of components of various programmesMIS; tracking of pregnant women, and of children for immunisation.

At State Level :

HSSU proposes to engage with the States to support the following:

  • Infrastructure and HR management
  • Health service delivery and national health programmes
  • Strengthening of state directorates for improving medical services in
  • health facilities
  • Outreach activities, referral connectivity, diagnostic services
  • RCH services, immunization, school health programmes, urban health
  • Efficiency of National Disease Control programmes
  • Mentoring e-Health, nutrition, disaster management
  • Health financing, communication, IEC, BCC and Advocacy
  • Innovations, programme management, planning and community action

With key stakeholders :

HSSU proposes to engage with key stakeholders such as

  • Elected Representatives and Political Parties
  • Agencies/Departments of Central and State Governments
  • Public Sector Undertakings
  • Indian Railways and Armed Forces
  • Medical, Dental and Nursing Colleges
  • Private sector organisations
  • Non Governmental Agencies

Improving Provider Effectiveness & Efficiency/ Hospital Services


Last Modified : June 16, 2014, 11:08 am