Articles

Programme and Financial Management of JSY Scheme under NRHM: a Qualitative Study in Three South Indian States

Dr. D.C. Nanjunda

Centre for the Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy, Mysore University, Mysore-06. Email: ajdmeditor@yahoo.co.in

 Volume VII, Number 2, 2017 I Full Text PDF

DOI: 10.25274/bcjms.v7n2.v7n2mc04

Abstract

Maternal mortality in rural parts is a burning issue today. Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY) is a safe and secured motherhood intervention under the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) being implemented with the objective of reducing maternal and neo-natal mortality by promoting and increasing institutional delivery among the poor pregnant women in the rural parts of the country. Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY) is a safe motherhood intervention under the National Rural Health Mission (NHM).it is implemented all over the country since 2005. JSY is basically a conditional cash transfer benefit scheme. It is a 100% central government supported scheme and ministry of health and family welfare will channelize the fund to the all state health societies. This study has been conducted in there south Indian states focusing programme and financial management of the JSY scheme and to find out any lacunas in the delivery system.

Keywords: Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY), National Rural Health Mission (NRHM), financial management, delivery system