Punjab triumphs: Aam Aadmi Clinics earn Global Health Summit recognition
Punjab honored at Global Health Summit, awarded for Aam Aadmi Clinics excellence
Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann proudly announced that the Department of Health and Family Welfare secured the first prize at the Global Health Supply Chain Summit held in Nairobi from November 14 to 16. The prestigious award was granted for their outstanding submission titled "Strengthening Last Mile Delivery of Drugs: A Case Study from Punjab."
Global recognition for Aam Aadmi Clinics:
Mann revealed that 85 countries participated in the conference, where submissions from four nations, including India, were selected for the final presentation. The accolade highlights Punjab's success story, particularly in the realm of Aam Aadmi Clinics, showcasing how the government expanded primary healthcare and enhanced the delivery of quality health services.
International interest in Punjab's healthcare model:
The state government's presentation captivated global attention, with Mann stating that participating countries expressed a keen interest in visiting Punjab. Their focus is to witness firsthand the Aam Aadmi Clinics' success and understand the innovative approach that ensures the availability of 84 essential drugs and over 40 diagnostics directly to households, all without any cost burden on patients.
Punjab's triumph at the global summit not only underscores the effectiveness of its healthcare initiatives but also positions the Aam Aadmi Clinics as a beacon of success. The international recognition opens doors for collaborative learning and showcases Punjab's commitment to accessible and cost-free healthcare for its residents.