NEW DELHI: National Health Mission (NHM), Madhya Pradesh has published the admit card for the Community Health Officer (CHO) recruitment exam 2020 on its official site at nhmmp.gov.in.
For the selection of Community Health Officer (CHO), MCQ based an Online Written Test (OWT) would be held on December 6, 2020 from 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM.
Candidates, who have registered for the exam, can download their admit card from the official website – http://nhmmp.gov.in/ – through candidate login by entering their Application ID/ Roll No. and Date of Birth in DD-MM-YYYY format.
The NHM, Madhya Pradesh had started the online application process for the 3800 posts of Community Health Officers (CHOs).
This cadre is a part of an initiative under the Ayushman Bharat to Strengthen Sub-Centers as Health and Wellness Centers (H&WCs) for improved implementation of public health programmes and to enable comprehensive primary health care service delivery, including disease prevention and health promotion.
Exam question Paper would consist of 100 MCQ questions with the options of four answers. Each question will be of one mark. There will be no negative marking. For the selection process, candidate marks secured in the online written exam would be considered to generate merit rank, based on which selection of the candidate will be done.
The minimum qualifying marks in online written test examination would be 40. The generation of merit rank and selection of the candidate shall be based on this and State Reservation Policy.
Successful candidates shall be posted at Sub-Centers as CHOs to lead a primary health team consisting of frontline workers such as Female Health Workers (ANMs), Male Health Worker (MPWs) and ASHAs.
After selection, a candidate shall be appointed to work as Intern CHO and shall be paid stipend @ Rs 15,000 per month plus up to Rs 7,500 per month performance based incentive. If a candidate fails to pass the examination, then his / her services will be terminated.
On passing the qualifying exam (B.Sc. Nursing/ Post Basic B. Sc. Nursing with integrated CCH), and getting registered with Madhya Pradesh Nursing counsel, the candidate shall be appointed as Community Health Officer on contractual basis and shall be paid Rs 25,000 per month salary plus up to Rs 15,000 per month performance based incentive.
A bond of Rs. 2,00,000/- on the stamp paper of Rs. 500/- must be submitted by the candidates prior to joining as CHO to serve for minimum three years at Sub Health Centre H&WC in Madhya Pradesh.