Union Budget 2024 – Healthcare Industry

Union Budget 2024 – Healthcare Industry

Increased Budget Allocation

₹90,171 crore allocated to health, marking a positive step towards improved access and infrastructure.

More Medical Colleges

Utilizing existing hospital infrastructure to address the doctor shortage, a long-standing concern.

Ayushman Bharat Expansion

Bringing ASHA and Anganwadi workers under the health insurance scheme, providing much-needed coverage.

Maternal & Child Health Focus

Streamlining various schemes for better resource allocation and improved outcomes.

Cervical Cancer Vaccination

Encouraging vaccination for girls aged 9-14, a preventive measure against a major health threat.