Maternal Health

State of Chhattisgarh is implementing various state and national programs and schemes for the improvement of the health status of the peoples of the state and to reduce Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) of State Chhattisgarh has higher maternal mortality than the national average. As per SRS (Special Bulletin 2013) Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) for India is 178 and for Chhattisgarh is 244 (AHS 2012-13). While the medical causes of maternal deaths like PPH, Sepsis, anaemia, abortion, etc. are well-known. As per division wise data of MMR of the state showing that Bastar division has high-272 maternal mortality ratio subsequently Bilaspur-271, Surguja-261 and Raipur-211, there is a need to identify the systemic gaps that contribute to maternal deaths. In the state MMR is reduce by 144 point. Currently as per SRS MMR of state is 221 in per 1lakh live birth Various program is implementing by state are:-

        1. Janani Suraksha Yojna (JSY)
        2. Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram (JSSK)
        3. First Referral Unit operationalization
        4. 24x7 PHC operationalization
        5. Mahtari Laika Swasthya Diwas
        6. PradhanmantriSurakshitMatritvaAbhiyan
        7. Calcium Supplementation Program
        8. JanmSahyogi Karyakram
        9. Maternal Health Training
        10. 104 reminder service (MCTS Centre)
        11. Safe Abortion Services