To strengthen the health infrastructure in the state the Government of Tamil Nadu has launched Tamil Nadu Amma Mini Clinic Scheme on 14 December 2020. Under this scheme, around 2000 mini-clinics will set up in the state to provide various health facilities to the people. In this article today we will share with you all the important information related to Tamil Nadu Amma Mini Clinic Scheme 2023 such as the objective of the scheme, benefits of the scheme, and important documents.
About TN Amma Clinic Scheme
The chief minister Mr. Edappadi K Palanisamy launched the Mini clinic scheme on Monday to provide health facilities across the state. Around 2,000 Mini clinics will settle to provide each and every facility to check the people. Along with that, each clinic will contain a doctor nurse, and medical staff following with equipment facilities to check the temperature oxygen level blood sugar hemoglobin level blood sugar level. These facilities are available near the areas where the poor reside. The main aim of the Tamil Nadu Amma Clinic Scheme is to help ordinary people so that those who are not able to visit Private hospitals or clinics for consultation will be able to take better treatment for their health.
Tamil Nadu Covid Relief Fund
Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Tuesday 2nd February 2021 has announced that the state government of Tamilnadu has spent Rs. 13,208 crore for the Covid Relief. He also said that unlike other states Tamil Nadu did not stop any salary of its employees but they saved their people from the further adverse impact of the pandemic. Along with that they also set up a 2000 Amma Mini Clinic to provide free primary Health Care in remote areas. Also, the Government of Tamilnadu has made the investment in the sectors which are critical in pandemics like medical equipment and drugs & pharmaceuticals
Inauguration Of Amma Mini Clinic In Madikonpalayam
The higher education minister KP Anbalagan has inaugurated 2 Amma Mini Clinics in Madikonpalayam and Indalamangalam villages on Saturday 9th January 2021. The main aim of launching mini-clinics is to improve health services near villages. Along with that basic diagnosis, medical consultation and treatment will also be provided to the people. The minister announced that 21 Students from Dharmapuri and around 325 Students from the state will get admission into medical colleges.
Argument Of AIADMK, DMK MLA Over Amma Mini Clinics
Anxious moments have been created at the inauguration of the Amma Clinic at Anjugraman on 30th December 2020. There was a war of words between DMK MLA and AIADMK for taking over credit for launching this scheme. The war of words begins with Kanyakumari MLA S Austin (DMK) with the claim that the mini clinic scheme has been started by DMK. MLA have been questioned by AIADMK district secretary for attending the event. The situation has been brought under control by Thalavai Sundaram. Thalavai Sundaram controlled the situation while Austin remained on the stage during the whole event.
Inauguration of Amma Mini Clinic in Coimbatore
The minister of municipal administration rural development and implementation of special program SP Velumani has established Amma Mini Clinic in Perur Chettipalayam Panchayat, Alandurai Panchayat, and Ikkaraipoluvampatti Panchayat of Coimbatore district. Along with that he also distributed maternally and Child Health nutrition boxes of Rs. 2000 to around 43 pregnant women. This is the first time that Mini clinics are set up in urban and rural areas of the district. Medicines related to diabetes high blood pressure fever cold are also available at the Mini clinics present in district Coimbatore.
Details Of Tamil Nadu Amma Clinic Scheme
|Name of the scheme||Tamil Nadu Amma Clinic Scheme|
|Launched by||Chief Minister K Palaniswami|
|Launched for||The poor people of the state|
|Launched Date||14 December 2020|
|Objective||To provide health facilities all over the state|
|Benefits||The clinics will contain doctors, nurse,s and health Assistants for regular check-up|
|Number of Hospitals||2000 Mini Clinics|
|Facilities||Doctors, Nurses, Health Assistant and Health Equipments|
|Operate Time Of Clinics||8 am to 12 noon & 4 pm to 8 pm|
|Budget||Rs. 20 Crore|
|Mode Of Application||Not Yet Declared|
Objective Of Tamil Nadu Amma Clinic Scheme
As we all know there are many areas where poor people live in large numbers and if they get affected by any disease, are not able to visit private hospitals or clinics for consultation on their ailments. By keeping this in mind the chief minister of Tamil Nadu has launched Amma Clinic Scheme. Under this scheme, the government will construct 2000 clinics all over the state to provide access to the doctors for consultation. Along with that, the equipment facilities will also be provided to check the temperature, blood pressure, hemoglobin level, and blood sugar levels following hemoglobin and urine tests also.
Implementation Of Tamil Nadu Amma Clinic Scheme
Under the Tamil Nadu Amma clinic scheme around 2000 clinics will be set up across the state to provide quick access to the medical doctor for the consultation or common ailments like fever, cold, etc. By implementing this scheme the clinics will be inaugurated at three different locations in the cities so that the ordinary people will not get burnt by having to sell out a few hundred while visiting private hospitals or clinics for consultation. The functioning of the clinic will be done for four hours in the morning and for the same duration in the evening also.
Tamil Nadu Amma Mini Clinic Phase 1
In the first phase of Tamil Nadu Amma Mini Clinic, this CM of Tamil Nadu has launched the Mini clinics at three states of Chennai which are Royapuram, Vyasarpadi, and Mylapore. Indian states. These clinics will set up at 200 places and around 2000 mini-clinics will build across the entire state. Still, we have not heard about Phase II of the Tamil Nadu Amma Mini Clinic. As soon as the government will provide any information related to Phase II of this scheme we will update you soon.
TN Amma Mini Clinic Timing
The timing of functioning of these clinics are as follows
- 8 a.m. to 12 noon (Morning
- 4 p.m to 8 p.m (Evening)
Benefits & Features Of TN Amma Mini Clinic
- The scheme is launch by the CM of Tamil Nadu on 14 December 2020.
- Under the Tamil Nadu Amma Mini Clinic, the chief minister of Tamil Nadu will inaugurate 2000 Mini clinics across the entire state.
- These clinics will contain a doctor, nurse, and medical staff for the regular checkups facility.
- Along with the doctors these meaning clinics will be equipped with other facilities like to check the temperature to check the oxygen level to check the blood pressure to check the hemoglobin level to check the blood sugar level and to conduct hemoglobin and urine tests.
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also praised Tamil Nadu for its excellent performance.
- These clinics have been set up for the pure people of the state.
- Now the people of the state will not have to waste their money while running to the private hospitals
- This scheme will work as the game-changer against the coronavirus
- Aadhar card
- Address proof
- Voter ID card
- Passport size photograph
- Mobile number
Eligibility Criteria To Apply
- An applicant must be a resident of Tamil Nadu.
- He or she must belong to the economically weaker section.
- An applicant must contain up BPL Ration card
Process To Apply For Tamil Nadu Amma Mini Clinic Scheme
All the interested applicants who want to apply for the Tamil Nadu Amma Mini Clinic Scheme will have to wait for some time as the government has just launched the scheme. The application procedure under this scheme has not yet been declared by the government of Tamil Nadu. As soon as the government will provide the application procedures to apply under this scheme we will update you soon through our article. until then if you have any questions or queries related to this scheme you can ask us in the comment box given below.
Process To Search Beneficiary List
As I told you above the Government of Tamil Nadu has just launched a Tamil Nadu Amma Clinic Scheme and the Application procedure under this scheme has not yet been declared. As soon as the application procedure will start of this scheme we will provide you the procedure to search your name in the beneficiary list along with the procedure to apply under this scheme. If you face any query related to the Tamil Nadu Amma Mini clinic scheme you can freely ask us in the comment box given below.
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