The full form of NHM is National Health Mission which aims at providing various types of health related facilities, promotion of health related facilities and systems etc.
- NRHM (National Rural Health Mission)
- NUHM (National Urban Health Mission)
NRHM is a sub-mission of NHM which provides health related facilities in rural area and strengthens the health system, like some posts of NRHM, Asha Bahu, Vaccination team, Govt nurse, Medical Officer, pharmacist, etc.
NUHM provides health related facilities in cities and enhances the health system.
if you want to get job in NHM then you must have studied from medical science, different degree required for different posts Such as BSc with bio, MBBS, B.Pharm, MD, MS, etc.
NHM comes under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare which was established on 12 April 2005 during the tenure of Manmohan Singh and NHM is continuously working on its goal.
Many schemes and committees come under NHM such as Rogi Kalyan Samiti, Janani Suraksha Yojana, Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakram, Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram, Mother and child health wings, free medicines and free diagnostics service, District Hospital and Knowledge Center, etc. Various types of services and centers are provided by NHM.