Friends, you will remember that on August 15, 2020, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had talked about making a digital health ID card under the National Digital Health Mission. After about 1 year, on 27 September 2021, PM Modi has started the plan to make health cards on the ground by launching Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission.
In this article, let us know what is your digital health card?, how to make it? And what are the benefits you will get from getting it built?
What is Digital Health ID?
Under the National Digital Health Mission, the Government of India is giving a chance to all the common citizens to make a digital health ID card. With the help of Digital Health ID card, all the health records of the people will be stored online, so that they will not have to carry any test report, slip or medical report with them at the time of treatment. Doctors will now be able to check their old medical records by looking at the patient’s health card, which will make it possible to provide better treatment to the patient.
How to make Digital Health ID Card –
The Government of India has started the online facility of making Digital Health ID card. You can make it on your own with the help of mobile or computer –
step 1. For this, first you have to visit the website of National Digital Health Mission. ndhm.gov.in But have to come – now visible on the top right corner of the home page Create Your Health ID To click on the button.
Step 2. Now the page to create health ID will open in front of you, here you can create your health ID with the help of Aadhar card or mobile number. If mobile number is linked with your aadhar Generate via Aadhaar Have to click on the button.
If mobile is not connected with your Aadhaar or you do not have Aadhaar at all, then you can click on this click here link given below.
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It may take you more time to complete the process from the mobile number because most of your details are automatically fetched with the option of Aadhar card. Like name, address, profile photo etc.
health card online registration process
Step 3. To generate Digital Health ID from Aadhaar Generate Via Aadhaar Click on button. By filling in the Aadhaar number in the box, ticking the I agree terms box, ticking I am not a robot below and submit button Press it. After this, you will get a link from your Aadhaar on mobile, fill it and submit it.
Step 4. In the next step, you have to submit by filling your mobile number, fill the OTP again in the box and submit. In this way your mobile number will also be linked with the health card.
Step 5. After this, a form will open in front of you in which all the details of your Aadhaar written profile photo, date of birth, address etc. will be automatically filled. here you only have one PHR address i.e. Personal Health Record Address Will have to make Your PHR address will be completely unique, you can keep it whatever you want, @ndhm will automatically appear in the end just like the email id. Below this you can also give your email, it is not necessary to fill this option. So after doing so much work, you have to click on the submit button.
Step 6. So after doing this your digital health ID card will be created. In this your health ID number and QR code is also given, if you want to download it, then click below Download Health ID card You can also download by clicking on the button.
What is PHR Address? (phr address meaning)
The full form of PHR address in Digital Health ID card is Personal Health Record Address. It is unique like an email id, you can keep it whatever you want, provided no one has already taken that name.
phr address in health id example – [email protected], [email protected]
Benefits of health card
The biggest advantage of getting a digital health card will be that wherever you go for treatment in any corner of the country, you will not have to carry any test report or slip etc. This is because all your old health records will be present in the digital health ID card, you will only tell your unique health ID to the doctor and the doctor will automatically get to know about all your old treatments, medicines or tests.
Is it mandatory to create a Digital Health ID?
Let us tell you that the Government of India is currently giving people a chance to make a health ID card on their own, that is, no compulsion has been kept for this.