India: Service Delivery
Delivering High-Quality Family Planning Services to the Urban Poor in India
The National Urban Health Mission (NUHM) aims to improve the health status of the urban population in general, and in particular poor and other disadvantaged groups. It aims to facilitate equitable access to quality health care through a revamped public health system, partnerships, and community-based mechanisms with the active involvement of urban local bodies.
The below evidence-based approaches ensure activation of the urban primary health center to deliver accessible, high-quality and assured family planning services to the urban poor and most vulnerable populations.