Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY)

Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY)

Every prime minister takes some steps to fulfill the requirement of the common people. Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana is a scheme, which was announced in two thousand three. The motto of the scheme was to improve the medical treatment and to improve the medical institution all over the country.

Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana


Prime minister wants to increase the quality of the treatment, that’s why AAIMS institution is very important. Prime minister want that people can easily get the treatment within his capability and the expenses of the treatment will affordable from him or her.

So the two components of the scheme are, to establish the set up the AAIMS institution and to modify the medical college institution, which are undertaken by Government.

Approximate cost of the scheme

This scheme got the huge success all over the country. Some states adopted the facilities of this scheme. Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Orissa, Rajasthan and Uttaranchal are mainly takes the facilities of this scheme. Approximately seventeen hundred crores are spent on this scheme. Eight hundred twenty crores were spent for approval of AAIMS institution. Six hundred twenty crores was the cost of construction and two hundred crores was the cost of the improvement of the medical instrument and modifying the operation theatre.


This scheme helps the poor people to get the better medical treatment. Many facilities are available from the rules and regulations of this scheme.

These facilities given through the below points;

  • For establishing of AAIMS institutions total bed strength of the hospitals are wonderfully increased. Nine hundred sixty beds are available in special department.
  • Some beds are reserved for ICU; some beds are available for physical medicine and rehabilitation. PMR and AYUSH facilities are available in AAIMS institution.
  • Apart from these different cabin will set up for specialization. Biochemistry, Anatomy, physiology, Pharmacology, community medicine and forensic medicine are found in department wise, as a result people can easily go to take for special treatment.

Improvement of medical education

Thus, the scheme takes the sudden change in medical field and to improve the medical treatment with a good manner. This scheme is not only help the people to get a better treatment but also help the people to get a best doctor. By the establishment of AAIMS institution, the talented student who want to know everything of medical field and want to be a doctor, he can easily learn everything from this institution.

  • General medicine, General surgery departments are available in this place.
  • After established of AAIMS institution Obstetrics and Gynecology, orthopedics, cardiology department became improved.
  • Apart from these another department became very progressive.

In two thousand twelve AAIMS amendment act was first introduced, but nineteen fifty six All India Medical science act give the six AAIMS. By the law medical college and nursing institution generally increased and the student can get best opportunity of this institution. Government declare that regular MBBS course will available and nursing training will started in this institution. Starting this scheme all medical facilities are available in modern era. IPD, OPD OT services are became functional.

Four thousand eighty nine posts of faculties and nursing have been created by introducing this scheme. As a result many faculties and non faculties’ posts are available. So this scheme not only the helpful side of medical field but also the scheme is helpful for unemployment. Faculties are appointed by their qualification and non faculties are appointed by the decision of minister.

Introducing this scheme, Prime Minister Can washed out the lack of medical treatment and also improves the backward state, where people are suffering from many diseases but they could not get any treatment. PMSSY is the best scheme that can totally change the medical field. In a good sense it is the most changeable scheme, and it bring a sudden revolution in the medical field.

NAME OF THE SCHEME Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana
INTRODUCED BY Prime Minister of India
FOR THE PEOPLE Indian Citizen
OBJECTIVES Better health care



In order to reduce the imbalances in providing the availability of healthcare to various parts of the country, the Pradhan MantriSwasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY) was launched in 2003, the Union Cabinet of the current govt has approved the continuation of this scheme with an outlay of INR 14,832 crore, with the motive to enhance the healthcare infrastructure of the under serve states in India. Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana(PMSSY) Scheme will offer  a long-term benefit for different regions. Also, the quality medical and nursing education will be available in different regions of the country.

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