Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram (JSSK)

In 15th August 2011, Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government Chhattisgarh launched the Janani–Shishu Suraksha Karyakram (JSSK), JSSK program is implemented in all the Medical Colleges/ District Hospitals/Civil Hospitals/ PHCs and Identified Sub health center. Under the JSSK providing completely free and cashless services to pregnant women including normal deliveries and caesarean operations and sick new born (up to 1 year of age) in Government health institutions in both rural and urban areas.

  • Free Entitlements for pregnant women under JSSK Scheme are :-
     1. Exemption from User Charges
     2. Free and Cashless Normal Delivery and C-Section
     3. Free Drugs and Consumables
     4. Free Diagnostics
    5. Free Diet during stay in the health institutions – 3 days in case of normal delivery     and 7 days in case of caesarean section
     6. Free Provision of Blood
     7. Free Transport from Home to Health Institutions
   8. Free Transport between facilities in case of referral as also Drop Back from Institutions to home after 48hrs stay.

  • Free Entitlements for Sick new-borns and infants up to 1 year of age include
     1. Exemption from all user charges
     2. Free treatment,
     3. Free drugs and consumables,
     4. Free diagnostics,
     5. Free provision of blood,
     6. Free Transport from Home to Health Institutions, Free Transport between facilities in case of referral and Free drop Back from Institutions to home.