Sessions to educate people on the benefits of yoga will be held on Sundays at HWCs

Sessions to educate people about the benefits of yoga will be held at all health and wellness centers (HWCs) on Sunday, while a health mela will be held at all 95 development blocks in the state from 18 to April 22, Uttarakhand Health Minister Dhan Singh said. Rawat said here Saturday.

The health mela during which health services and counseling facilities will be made available to the public through teleconsultation at various centers is being held to mark Ayushman Bharat’s fourth birthday.

Listing the priorities of the health fair, Rawat said that every citizen’s digital health ID will be created in which that person’s details will be stored after screening for non-communicable diseases like diabetes, hypertension and cancer. from the mouth.

Ayushman card of eligible beneficiaries will be made. Primary health services and counseling will be provided through teleconsultation and necessary treatment will also be made available by providing referral facilities.

Ahead of the block-level health fair, yoga and health sessions would be held on Sunday at different health and wellness centers under the banner “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav” to inform people about the benefits of yoga for health. health.

The DMs and CMOs of each district were responsible for the successful organization of the health fairs.

A total of 1,464 health and wellness centers are operated in Uttarakhand, of which 1,031 sub-centres, 38 urban primary health centers and 395 health and wellness centers are operated in health centers primaries, Rawat informed.

In the past, only ANMs were stationed at health sub-centres, which provided maternal and child health and immunization services, he said.

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