Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY) #educratsweb
HOME | LATEST JOBS | JOBS | CONTENTS | STUDY MATERIAL | CAREER | NEWS | BOOK | VIDEO | PRACTICE SET REGISTER | LOGIN | CONTACT US

Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY)

Posted By educratsweb.comGovernment Schemes 🗓 Friday October 26 2018 👁 252


Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY)

Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY) is a safe motherhood intervention under the National Health Mission. It is being implemented with the objective of reducing maternal and neonatal mortality by promoting institutional delivery among poor pregnant women. The scheme, launched on 12 April 2005 by the Hon’ble Prime Minister, is under implementation in all states and Union Territories (UTs), with a special focus on Low Performing States (LPS).

JSY is a centrally sponsored scheme, which integrates cash assistance with delivery and post-delivery care. The Yojana has identified Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) as an effective link between the government and pregnant women.

Important Features of JSY

The scheme focuses on poor pregnant woman with a special dispensation for states that have low institutional delivery rates, namely, the states of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Assam, Rajasthan, Orissa, and Jammu and Kashmir. While these states have been named Low Performing States (LPS), the remaining states have been named High Performing states (HPS).

Eligibility for Cash Assistance

The eligibility for cash assistance under the JSY is as shown below:

   
LPS All pregnant women delivering in government health centres, such as Sub Centers (SCs)/Primary Health Centers (PHCs)/Community Health Centers (CHCs)/First Referral Units (FRUs)/general wards of district or state hospitals
HPS All BPL/Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST) women delivering in a government health centre, such as SC/PHC/CHC/FRU/general wards of district or state hospital
LPS & HPS BPL/SC/ST women in accredited private institutions

Cash Assistance for Institutional Delivery (in Rs)

The cash entitlement for different categories of mothers is as follows:

Category  Rural area     Total  Urban area    Total
  Mother’s package ASHA’s package*   Mother’s package ASHA’s package** (Amount in Rs.)
LPS 1400 600 2000 1000 400 1400
HPS 700 600 1300 600 400 1000

*ASHA package of Rs. 600 in rural areas include Rs. 300 for ANC component and Rs. 300 for facilitating institutional delivery.

**ASHA package of Rs. 400 in urban areas include Rs. 200 for ANC component and Rs. 200 for facilitating institutional delivery.

For more information Visit official website of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
https://mohfw.gov.in

SHARE THIS


Subscribe via Email

RELATED POST

Ayushman Bharat is National Health Protection Scheme
Dairy Entrepreneurship Development Scheme
Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana(PMRPY)
Check your Eligibility for Ayushman Bharat Medicare Health Yojana – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Abhiyaan – Ayushman Bharat Yojana
How the India Post Payments Bank Differs from Post Office Savings Account
Invest 1.5Lakh/yr in PPF Scheme and get 46 lakh. Save Tax too!
Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS)
National Career Service (NCS)
Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Mandhan
National Scheme of Welfare of Fishermen
Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya (KGBV)
Unique Disability ID
Atal Bimit Vyakti Kalyan Yojana
Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana
Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY)
Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana [DDU-GKY] Scheme
BIJU KRUSHAK KALYAN YOJANA
Sukanya Samridhi Yojana (Girl Child Prosperity Scheme)
Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Scheme
Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA)


Disclaimer: we only provide job information. we are not associated with any job website. Although we take extreme care for accuracy of the information provided, but you must check the authenticity of the website before applying for the job. We are not responsible for your operation , once you leave our website and apply thereafter. Please recheck the genuineness of the job website from yourself also.

Copyright © 2018. Website template by WebThemez.com