Q. With reference to the Digital Health Incentive Scheme (DHIS) consider the following statements:
1.The scheme aims to give a further boost to digital health transactions in the country under the Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission (ABDM).
2.Under this scheme, an individual will get extended health insurance benefits for taking the hospitalization through ABDM.
Select the correct statements using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: A
Notes:

Statement 1 is correct. DHIS aims to give a further boost to digital health transactions in the country under the Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission (ABDM).

Statement 2 is incorrect. The incentives under this scheme would be provided to hospitals and diagnostic labs and also to the providers of digital health solutions such as Hospital/ Health Management Information Systems and Laboratory Management Information Systems. This scheme will encourage more and more healthcare facilities and digital software companies to come forward and join Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission for providing patient-centric healthcare.

Source: AIR