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India: Strengthening Universal Health Coverage in India: Supporting the Implementation of Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana

Sovereign (Public) Project | 54009-001 Status: Approved

The proposed knowledge support and technical assistance (TA) aims to support the effective implementation of Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) to accelerate the achievement of universal health coverage (UHC) in India.

Project Details

Project Officer
Jeong, Hoe Yun South Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • India
Sector
  • Health
 
Project Name Strengthening Universal Health Coverage in India: Supporting the Implementation of Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana
Project Number 54009-001
Country India
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9980-IND: Strengthening Universal Health Coverage in India: Supporting the Implementation of Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 200,000.00
Republic of Korea e-Asia and Knowledge Partnership Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Health / Health sector development and reform

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description The proposed knowledge support and technical assistance (TA) aims to support the effective implementation of Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) to accelerate the achievement of universal health coverage (UHC) in India.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The proposed TA aims to sustain the initiatives in redefining India's healthcare system under PMJAY by drawing from global best practices in digital solutions and financing including from the experiences in the health system reforms in developed countries including the Republic of Korea; and strengthening capacity in developing and managing an integrated, efficient and modern healthcare system.
Impact Universal access to equitable, affordable, and responsive quality health care attained
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Strengthened universal health coverage for better access to quality secondary and tertiary health care services and improved preparedness for COVID-19 pandemic
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Recommendations for digital solutions to improve the operational efficiency of PM-JAY implementation formulated

Innovative models of financing and service delivery developed

Framework and strategies developed to strengthen states' capacity for implementation

Framework and strategies developed to strengthen private sector response to COVID-19 pandemic

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Nation-wide
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services ADB will engage 14 individual consultants for the implementation of TA activities. The consultants will work on health system planning, information technology, health financing, and other related fields. ADB will engage both national and international individual consultants following its Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated staff instructions.
Procurement Not applicable
Responsible ADB Officer Jeong, Hoe Yun
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division India Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
National Health Authority
Ayushman Bharat-PMJAY,7th & 9th Floors, Jeevan Bharati Building, Connaught Place
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 16 Apr 2020 to 16 Apr 2020
MRM -
Approval 14 May 2020
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 15 May 2020

TA 9980-IND

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
14 May 2020 - - 30 Jun 2022 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
200,000.00 500,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 700,000.00 14 May 2020 0.00

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