Health Ministry launches Allied and Health care Professional Database
The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has launched Allied and Health care Professional Database portal to make data repository robust to ensure better systems and frameworks for healthcare workforce in country. The database will help government to track the number of professionals and streams of allied and health care professions in the country.
Allied and Health care Professional Database
The AHP portal has a capacity of capturing more than 10 lakh Allied and Healthcare Professionals’ (AHP) data. It will be helpful in expediting envisaged processes viz. licensing of professionals, workforce policy planning, and bringing transparency in system by maintaining standards of educational and clinical practice etc. More than 3000 professionals have already registered on portal during the testing phase.
How it works?
The AHPs can visit portal on link mentioned above and provide basic personal, qualification and professional information. The portal will also send auto-generated email to registered email of candidate for verification and will provide enrolment reference number for further usage. The candidates subsequently can login to portal using credentials received in email and edit information, upload qualification degree among other details.