bal sakha yojana
BalSakhaYojana is a Public Private Partnership yojana implemented by Govt of Gujarat, where one partner is a pediatrician and the other one is Govt of Gujarat. BalSakhaYojana offers completely free treatment for neonate ( visit of the newborn at the time of delivery and twice within 48 hoursby the pediatrician , oral polio and BCG vaccination, NICU management in indicated babies, medicines, laboratory charges, indoor charges, free treatment upto one month of age, etc...) to the pregnant woman at the desired private hospital. The obstetrician is paid 300 Rsby govt of Gujarat for keeping the mother for 48 hours in the hospital.
We have been the active and leading partner in BalSakhaYojana from the inception of this yojana. So far we have managed more than 1500 babies under BalSakhaYojana.