National Health MissionMaharashtra

ASHA

Information of ASHA programme                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Introduction

The ASHA program was introduced as a key component of the community processes intervention. Over the six year period, the ASHA program has emerged as the largest community health worker program in the world, and is considered a critical contributor to enabling people’s participation in health.

  • Started from July 2007 in tribal area and from November 2008 in Non-tribal area                                                                                                                                                   
  • Community based functionary.
  • First contact level for community about health demands.
  • ASHA is promoter of good health practices.
  • In state ASHA work in 15 Tribal & 31 Non-tribal districts.
  • Incentive is provided to ASHA from 31 heads and is linked with her performance. 

Aims & Objectives

  • To decrease neonatal mortality and morbidity through:-
  • The provision of essential newborn care to all newborns and the prevention of complications.
  • Early detection and special care of preterm and low birth weight newborns
  • Early identification of illness in the newborn and provision of appropriate care and referral
  • Support the family for adoption of healthly practices and build confidence and skills of the mother to safeguard her health and that of the newborn.
  • The 1st Port of call for primary health care for diseases
  • Implementation Guidelines
  • Physical

ASHA Selection:-

  • One ASHA per 1000 population in tribal area. 
  • 1500 population in Non-tribal area.
  • Resident of the village.
  • Qualification - 8th pass minimum in Tribal area
  • & 10th pass minimum in Non-Tribal
  • Age – 20 years to 45 years.
  • Married women.

ASHA Selection Procedure:-

  • VHNSC will recommend three names of suitable candidates to Gramsabha.
  • Gramsabha will select one lady as ASHA amongst these shortlisted candidates.
  • Appointment letter of ASHA will be issued by Block Health Officer.

Progress of ASHA :-

  • Out of 58945 ASHAs 58924 ASHAs appointed. (99.96%)
  • 33 District Community Mobilizer appointed. (One District
  • Community Mobilizer for one district.)
  • 334 Block Community Mobilizer appointed. (One BCM for per Taluka) 
  • 2321 Block Facilitator appointed. (One Block Facilitator for one PHC in Non-Tribal Areas & One Block Facilitator for 10 ASHAs in Tribal Areas)


ASHA - PHYSICAL PROGRESS REPORT

Year

Area

Target

Appointment

2013-2014

Tribal + Non-Tribal

58945

58924

2014-2015

Tribal + Non-Tribal

59203

59090

2015-2016

Tribal + Non-Tribal

61469

58698

2016-2017

Tribal + Non-Tribal

61504

58885

2017-2018

Tribal + Non-Tribal

60500

61249

2018-2019

Upto Sept 2018

Tribal + Non-Tribal

61260

60675

 

ASHA : TRAINING PROGRESS

Year

Area

Module

Training

2013-2014

Tribal + Non-tribal

Module I

58771

Module II

58299

Module III

57482

Module IV

56717

Module V

52247

Module VI & VII (Phase I)

41359

Module VI & VII (Phase II)

26602

Module VI & VII (Phase III)

9877

2014-2015

 

Tribal + Non-tribal

Module I

58771

Module II

58299

Module III

57482

Module IV

56717

Module V

52247

Module VI & VII (Phase I)

52206

Module VI & VII (Phase II)

43490

Module VI & VII (Phase III)

16912

2015-2016

Tribal + Non-tribal

Module VI & VII (Phase I)

57002

Module VI & VII (Phase II)

52994

Module VI & VII (Phase III)

34398

2016-2017

 

Tribal + Non-tribal

Module VI & VII (Phase I)

57495

Module VI & VII (Phase II)

56237

Module VI & VII (Phase III)

54099

Module VI & VII (Phase IV)

42329

2017-2018

Tribal + Non-tribal

Module VI & VII (Phase I)

58675

Module VI & VII (Phase II)

58449

Module VI & VII (Phase III)

58026

Module VI & VII (Phase IV)

56742

2018-2019

(upto Sept  2018)

Tribal + Non-tribal

Module VI & VII (Phase I)

58843

Module VI & VII (Phase II)

58659

Module VI & VII (Phase III)

58308

Module VI & VII (Phase IV)

57018

 

ASHA Application wins at multiple forum as       

* SKOCH Smart Governance Award - India’s Best 2013
* Certificate of Appreciation – E-Governance Excellence Awards 2013
* E- Maharashtra Excellence Award 2013
* Featured Case Study in PC Quest July 2013 issue
* SKOCH Digital Inclusion Award 2012

ASHAs INCENTIVE

Sr No

Incentive Heads

Particulars

Incentive Rate (Rs.)

 

Incentive for MCH Services

 

 

1

JSY Incentive to ASHA

Per Beneficiary

600

2

ASHA incentive under MAA programme @ Rs 100 per ASHA for quarterly mother's meeting

Per ASHA

100

3

Incentive for Home Based Newborn Care programme

Per HBNC case

250

4

Incentive to ASHA for follow up of SNCU discharge babies and for follow up of LBW babies

Per babies

200

5

Incentive for referral of SAM cases to NRC and for follow up of discharge SAM children from NRCs

Per children

150

6

Incentive for National Deworming Day  for mobilising out of school children

Per ASHA for NDD

200

7

Incentive for IDCF for prophylactic distribution of ORS to family with under-five children.

Per ASHA

100

8

National Iron Plus Incentive for mobilizing WRA (non pregnant & non-lactating Women 20-49 years)

For ASHA

150

9

National Iron Plus Incentive for mobilizing children and/or ensuring compliance and reporting (6-59 months)

Per Child

100

10

ASHA Incentive under Immunization

Per No. of Live Births

150

 

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)

ASHA

 

11

Any other ASHA incentive (1) ASHA Mobility Reimbursement of travel expenses for accompanying a woman to facility - one visit for surgical abortion (MVA/EVA)

 Per case

150

12

Any other ASHA incentive (2) ASHA Mobility Reimbursement of travel expenses for accompanying a woman to facility - two visit for medical abortion (day 1 and 3 as per protocol)

 Per case

225

13

Any other ASHA incentive (3) Test compensation, Monthly meeting, Gramsabha , Card distribution. Follow up visit, Testing , counseling & collection of sample , transport of samples , Monitoring of remuneration at PHC, & DH

 Sickle cell incentive as per guidelines

 

14

Any other ASHA incentive (4) New activity.
Home Based Young Care - As per GoI DO letter cosigned by Secretary WCD & Health, Follow up of children from 4 month of age onwards at 2 monthly intervals by ASHA after HBNC visits i.e 5 visits at 4, 6, 8, 10 & 12 months @ Rs 250 per child (@ Rs 50 per visits)

 Per HBYC case

250

15

Any other ASHA incentive (5) New activity.
Treatment of Sepsis, Pneumonia, and Diarrhea & LBW by ASHA in 25 High IMR Block. The budget proposed for identification and treatment of the cases of Sepsis, Pneumonia, Diarrhea & LBW by ASHA

 Per case (As per guidelines)

150

 

Incentive for FP Services

 

 

16

ASHA PPIUCD incentive for accompanying the client for PPIUCD insertion (@ Rs. 150/ASHA/insertion)

Per case

150

17

ASHA PAIUCD incentive for accompanying the client for PAIUCD insertion (@ Rs. 150/ASHA/insertion)

Per case

150

18

ASHA incentive under ESB scheme for promoting spacing of births

Per case

500

 

Incentive for AH/ RKSK Services

 

 

19

Incentive for support to Peer Educator

Peer Educator

100

20

Incentive for mobilizing adolescents  and community for AHD

AHD

50

 

Incentive for DCPs

 

 

21

ASHA Incentive/ Honorarium for Malaria

Per ASHA per case

15

22

ASHA Incentive for Dengue and Chikungunya

Per Cases

150

23

Honorarium  for Drug Distribution including ASHAs and supervisors involved in MDA

MDA District

200

 

ASHA Involvement under NLEP - Sensitization

 

 

24

ASHA incentive for detection of leprosy

Per Case

250

25

ASHA Incentive for PB (Treatment completion)

Per Case

400

26

ASHA Incentive for MB (Treatment completion)

Per Case

600

 

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)

Per Case

0

27

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)-1)  ASHA Sensitization on Leprosy new detected Rs.100/- per case

Per Case

100

28

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)-2)  Volunteers Detection Rs.250/- per case

Per Case

250

 

Incentive for NCDs

 

 

29

ASHA Incentive under NIDDCP

ASHA

25

 

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)

ASHA

 

30

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify) (NCD) - (1) ASHA Home visits and survey Per Household Rs.5/-

For per household

5

31

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify) (NCD) - (2)  Rs.10/- per individual over 30 years of age- population enumeration / CBAC filling and mobilizing

As per CBAC form

10

32

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify) (NCD) - (3) Mobilizing in screening day Rs.50/-

Per ASHA

50

33

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify) (NCD) - (4) Follow up of patients (twice in year)  Rs.50/-

Per patients

50

 

Other Incentives

 

 

 

ASHA incentives for routine activities

ASHA

 

34

ASHA incentives for routine activities - (1) VHNSC meeting Rs.150/- PM (2) VHND / UHND mobilizing meeting Rs.200/- per meeting Total Rs..350/- per meeting

Per ASHA

350

35

ASHA incentives for routine activities (2) ASHA Monthly meeting Rs.150/- PM

Per ASHA

150

36

ASHA incentives for routine activities (3) ASHA Records updates Rs.500/- PM

Per ASHA

500

 

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)

   

37

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)-(1) Team Based Incentive or Group Incentive  Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)-

ASHA (As per guidelines)

 

38

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)- (2) Control epidemic (outbreak) Rs.100/- per case

Per Case

100

39

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)-(3) Control epidemic (dehydrated) Rs.50/- per case

Per Case

50

40

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)-(4) Confirming HIV positive status of pregnant mother Rs.100/- per case

Per Case

100

41

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)-(5) MMU Incentive Rs.150/- pm

Per Case

150

42

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)-(6) New Activity - ASHA Day incentive

Per ASHA

200

43

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)-(7) Palliative Care incentive to ASHA

Per ASHA

50

44

Any other ASHA incentives (please specify)-(8) PMMVY beneficiaries Rs.200/- per beneficiaries

Per beneficiaries

200

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