Modifications in the updated Indian Public Health Standard (IPHS) for Community Health Centre (CHC) document. (Major changes have been highlighted in. The IPHS is based on its recommendation. 4. Who will it be applicable to? At present these standards are being applied only to the Community Health Centres . Family Welfare and National Health Programmes – Role of CHCs.. 7 The Community Health Centre (CHC), the third tier of the network of rural health care.

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Politics of rural health in India. Referral transport Services Manpower: Indian public health standards in primary health centers and community health centers in Shimla District of Himachal Pradesh: Need of training for health professionals on national rural health mission. Multi-skilling training of paramedical workers will also be necessary in the critical area of Obstetric Care, New-born Care and Blood Storage and Laboratory Services. Operation Theatre Labour Room 3. Rapid tests for pregnancy.

Separate for males and females Essential Infrastructure: To maintain an acceptable quality of care for these services.

The Indian Public Health Standards IPHS for health Sub-centre lays down the package of services that the Sub-centre shall provide, the population norms for which it would be established, the human resource, infrastructure, equipment and supplies vhc would be needed to deliver these services with quality. To draw the district-wise action plans for operationalising FRUs in a phased ipjs. This may be applicable only to centers that are to be newly established.

For ophthalmic equipment wherever the services are available Equipment required under various National Health programmes Blood storage Facilities Cold chain equipment -under Immunization Programme 2 Refrigerators, one for the ward and one for OT should be available in the CHC.


Issue of blood Patients blood grouping and cross matching should invariably be carried out before issue of blood. To achieve and maintain an acceptable standard of quality of care.

Maintenance of proper sanitation in Toilets and Public utilities- Sufficient funding for this purpose; or may be outsourced. Water harvesting should be introduced in all new buildings Computerisation is a must and would be essential for record maintenance and surveillance.

Each district should have at least fully functional facilities which are equipped to provide the full range ips Emergency Obstetric and New-born Care on a round-the-clock basis. Lab – necessary reagents, glass ware and facilities for collecting and transport of samples should be made available. Care of Routine and Emergency Cases in Medicine. Control of Local Endemic Diseases 7.

Water Supply —to supply 10, litres of potable water per day except fire fighting.


Building and Lay out:: Back-up generator is required. Care of routine and emergency cases in Medicine: A study of health centers in Saudi Arabia. To make the services more responsive and sensitive to the needs of the community.

Blood bank staff Physical Infrastructure: Essential drugs; Emergency drugs; Programme specific drugs Investigations: The 6th Five year Plan proposed reorganization of PHCs on the fo of one PHC for every 30, rural populations in the plains and one PHC for every 20, population in hilly, tribal and desert areas for more effective coverage.

III — Support Staff. National rural health mission — Hope or disappointment?


Blood for grouping and Rh typing. They already have good case load of deliveries from the catchment areas. The State Government has to steer this process since the process may also require inter-district redeployment. Upload from Desktop Single File Upload. Multi-skill training for paramedical workers Quality Assurance in Service delivery: Physical Infrastructure Location of the Centre: All necessary reagents, glass ware and facilities kphs collecting and transport of samples should be made available.

Before ordering new sets, the existing equipment should be properly assessed.

Indian public health standards (IPHS) for community health centres.

The deep freezers available in the FRUs under the Immunization Programme can be utilized for this purpose. Sign-age Building ipys Lay out:: Int J Nurs Stud ; Deep freezers for freezing ice packs required for transportation. Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed. Blood smear examination malarial. Record of Vital Events. Back up should be made available wherever possible.

You do not have the permission to view this presentation. Centre should be located at the centre of the block headquarter in order to improve access to the patients.

Adolescent Health Care 3. Drugs and Cosmetics Rules -amended to set up blood storage centers at the sub-district level health facilities identified as FRUs. During transportation – cold boxes surrounded by the fpr packs clean. PHC should be away from garbage collection, cattle shed, water logging area, etc.