Minister of State (Independent Charge) for AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga, Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha, Sowa-Rigpa and Homoeopathy) Kiren Rijiju virtually launched the ‘Ayush Clinical Case Repository (ACCR)’ Portal (https://accr.ayush.gov.in/) and 3rd version of Ayush Sanjivani App.
i.The ACCR Portal will help in collecting information on how Ayush practitioners responded to the COVID-19 pandemic.
ii.The 3rd version of the Ayush Sanjivani App will facilitate the study and documentation of the effectiveness of selected Ayush interventions in the treatment of COVID-19 patients.
iii.The portal and app are part of the National Digital Health Mission (NDHM).
Note – Kiren Rijiju has been given the portfolio of the AYUSH Ministry temporarily.
It will document the strengths of Ayush systems for the treatment of various disease conditions.
- It has a dedicated section for reporting and publishing details of COVID-19 cases treated through Ayush systems.
- The portal will support both Ayush practitioners and the general public.
The 3rd version of the Ayush Sanjivani App will facilitate study and document the effectiveness of selected Ayush interventions (including Ayush 64 and Kabasura Kudineer medicines) in asymptomatic and mild to moderate COVID-19 patients.
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About Ministry of AYUSH
Minister of State (Independent Charge) – Shripad Yesso Naik (Lok Sabha – North Goa, Goa)