The National Health Authority (NHA) under its flagship scheme of Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission (ABDM) announced the launch of a revamped Ayushman Bharat Health Account (ABHA) mobile application. The ABHA app, previously known as NDHM Health Records app is available for download from the Google Play Store and already has over 4 lakh downloads. The updated version of the ABHA app has new User Interface (UI) and added functionalities that enable individuals to access their health records anytime and anywhere. Existing ABHA app users can also update their previous app versions to the latest one.
The ABHA mobile application enables an individual to create an ABHA address (username@abdm),
An easy to remember username that can be linked with the 14 digit randomly generated ABHA number.
The application also enables users to link their health records created at ABDM compliant health facility and view them in their smartphones.
It allows self-uploading of physical health records in the ABDM compliant health lockers along with sharing of digital health records such as diagnostic reports, prescriptions, CoWIN vaccination certificate etc.
ABHA mobile application has new functionalities such as edit profile, link and unlink ABHA number (14 digit) with ABHA address.
Login via face authentication / fingerprint/ biometric etc.
Ability to scan QR code at the counter of the ABDM compliant facility for express registration shall also be released soon.
The Ayushman Bharat Health Account (ABHA) Mobile App was previously known as NDHM Health Records or PHR App.