Source: The post is based on the article “Union Health Ministry launches SAKSHAM Learning System” published in PIB on 13th May 2023
What is the News?
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has launched the SAKSHAM Learning Management Information System (LMIS).
What is SAKSHAM?
Developed by: National Institute of Health & Family Welfare (NIHFW)
Full-Form: SAKSHAM stands for Stimulating Advanced Knowledge for Sustainable Health Management.
Purpose: It is a dedicated and unified platform for providing online training and medical education to all health professionals in the country.
– It ensures the inclusive capacity building of health professionals from primary health centres located in rural and remote areas up to tertiary care and corporate hospitals in metropolitan cities.
Note: Currently, SAKSHAM: LMIS hosts over 200 public health and 100 clinical courses, accessible through online mode.