Co-founder & Government Trustee, Smile Basis
As India battles the second wave of Covid-19, it has turn out to be clear that our nation should work expeditiously to iron out deficiencies in its huge community of Main Healthcare Facilities. Main Healthcare Facilities (PHCs) are the primary and usually the one entry to medical assist in rural and distant areas. Whereas the pandemic has put to check all the healthcare infrastructure, it has highlighted the necessity for a strong PHC community with enough and expert employees to curb escalations.
PHCs are envisaged to supply built-in healing and preventive healthcare to our inhabitants. There are three tiers of rural well being establishments – Sub Well being Centre, Main Well being Centre (PHCs), and Group Well being Centre. As per knowledge from the Union Ministry of Well being and Household Welfare, as on March 2019, there have been 24,855 rural