Sunday, 18 April, 2021
Dr. Ruchika R. Jha
Doctor & Public Healthcare Consultant
At VictoryTales, we always make efforts to bring some of the meaningful and powerful stories from around the world to empower and motivate our growing community. This week, we invited Dr.Ruchika R. Jha for an exclusive interview to know more about her inspiring journey as a medical professional.
Dr.Ruchika R. Jha is very passionate about the Healthcare of the public, its management, and administration. She has been working independently as a Doctor and Public Healthcare Consultant. Dr.Jha has diverse experience in delivering healthcare projects of WHO, USAID, SIWI, and UNDP in areas of Integrative Healthcare, Maternal and Child Health, Digital Health, Pharmaceuticals, MedTech Innovations, and Health System Strengthening. Also, she has worked in the USAID project of the Maternal and Child Survival Program (MCSP) in various states of India. She has been part of Research and Policymaking, Healthcare Strategy making, Writing Proposals, and Healthcare Consulting as part of Medicine as well as Digital Health.
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Dr. Ruchika R. Jha
Dr.Jha is a medical graduate with Bachelor in Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS) from Smt. K.G.Mittal Hospital, Mumbai and has pursued Post Graduation in Public Healthcare Management from the Indian Institute of Public Health-Delhi (IIPH-D). She is also a recipient of Dr.P.G.Tulpule Scholarship at IIPH-D. While studying in her final year of BAMS and internship, she did research on gynecological cancer and Mental Health. She was the winner of the paper presented at the 7th and 8th World Ayurveda Congress held in 2016 and 2018 respectively.
Dr.Jha has experience in Ayurveda Medicine practice as well as Allopathy General Medicine practice. She has diverse clinical experience while working at SevenHills Hospital, Mumbai as Residential Medical Officer (RMO) cum Physician Assistant in Adult and Paediatrics Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery (CVTS) department. Previously, she has been trained and worked as a doctor at Government Primary Healthcare Center, Palghar district, Maharashtra, and at Government Tertiary Healthcare Center (Gokuldas Tejpal Hospital, Mumbai) in various departments of medicines, Causality, Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Outpatient Department (OPD), Inpatient Department (IPD), training in doing Post-Mortem, handling Medico-Legal cases, doing Normal Delivery and assisting in Lower Section Caesarean Section (LSCS), Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) and other gynecological surgical processes which have given her immense experience as an overall doctor. She has currently collaborated with healthcare start-ups and is associated with an International Think Tank.