New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going to give a big gift to the country today. Modi is going to launch the Prime Minister’s Digital Health Mission today. Under this scheme, every Indian will be given a unique digital health ID, this health card will have a complete record of your health. PM Modi will launch the mission through video conferencing at 11 am. Let us inform that the Prime Minister had announced the National Digital Health Mission on 15 August 2020. Under the pilot project, this scheme was started in 6 union territories, under which digital health ID has been given to more than 11 lakh people so far, but from today it will be implemented across the country.
What is the National Digital Health Mission and how will you benefit from the health card?
Under the Prime Minister’s Digital Health Mission, a unique digital health card will be given which will have a complete record of your health. A digital health card will be an identity card consisting of a 14-digit randomly generated number. You just have to tell this number to the doctor, the doctor can see your medical history anywhere. After the creation of the card, there will be no need to handle the verification papers, everything will be online. Hospitals, clinics and doctors have been linked to a central server to keep complete medical data of each patient, in which hospitals, clinics and doctors will also be registered. Not only this, through this health card, you can also ask for medicine sitting at home.
How will your health card be made?
One has to download the NDHM Health Record Application from the web portal or Google Playstore and get self-registration done. After this, along with the mobile number or Aadhaar number, the columns of name, date of birth, gender, address have to be filled. After a few minutes of the process, your Health ID will be created. Let us tell you that Health ID can be generated from Aadhaar number or mobile number. Very soon the facility of making health card from PAN card, driving license and other documents will also be given.
Create health card through these steps-
- Download NDHM Health Record from web portal or google playstore
- Enter mobile or aadhaar number
- Fill the columns of name, date of birth, gender, address
- Health ID will be generated in few minutes
- Health ID can be generated from Aadhar or mobile number
- Very soon PAN card, driving license card making facility