National Commission for Homoeopathy

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  • August 11, 2021
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National Commission for Homoeopathy

Part of: GS Prelims 

In news: Action Plan for effective and efficient inclusion of Homeopathy in Integrative care

  • The Homoeopathy Education and Practice is regulated by the National Commission for Homoeopathy (NCH) Act, 2020. 

About the National Commission for Homoeopathy (NCH) Act, 2020

  • The NCH, Act, 2020 come in to force w.e.f. 5th July 2021 after repealing the Homoeopathy Central Council Act, 1973 and applies to whole of India.
  • The 2020 Act replaced the Council with a National Commission of Homoeopathy for regulating homoeopathic education and practice. 
  • The Act is having the provision for having interface between Homoeopathy, Indian system of Medicine and Modern system of Medicine to promote medical pluralism. 
  • It also provides provision for the State Government to take necessary measures to address various issues related to health including promotion of public health through Homoeopathy. 

About National Commission of Homoeopathy  

  • The Commission shall consist of the following persons, namely: –(a) a chairperson; (b) seven ex officio Members; and (c) nineteen part-time Members.
  • Functions of the National Commission for Homoeopathy: 
    • Framing policies for regulating medical institutions and homoeopathic medical professionals. 
    • Assessing the requirements of healthcare related human resources and infrastructure.

Source: PIB

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