Tuesday, July 18, 2023

NHM CHO Recruitment 2023 = Total 699 Vacancy

National Health Mission (NHM), Assam invites both online applications for 699 posts of Community Health Officers (CHOs) from the passed out B.Sc Nursing and Post Basic B.Sc Nursing candidates with the Integrated Certificate Course in Community Health as well as B.Sc. (Community Health).
NHM CHO Recruitment 2023

Details of NHM CHO Recruitment 2023

Name of post: Community Health Officer (CHO) 

No of posts: 699 posts

Remuneration: Community Health Officer on contractual basis shall be paid remuneration of Rs
25,000 per month and monthly performance-based incentive Up to Rs 15,000 per month

Eligibility Criteria for NHM CHO Recruitment 

Educational Qualification:

  • The candidate must have passed B.Sc (Nursing) or Post Basic B.Sc (Nursing) with Integrated Certificate Course in Community Health/ B.Sc. (Community Health) are eligible to apply for the post.
  • B.Sc.(Nursing) / Post Basic B. Sc Nursing passed from a Nursing institution/ University recognized by Indian Nursing Council / Assam Nurses Midwives’ & Health Visitors’ Council.
  • Candidates must be Registered Nurse Registered Midwife (RNRM) from Assam Nurses Midwives’ & Health Visitors’ Council.
  • Candidates shall submit a Certificate from the Principal of their respective Nursing College (where from candidate has passed) for confirmation of the Integrated Certificate Course in Community Health as per given format (Please refer Appendix I)
Age Limit: Candidates age must be less than 35 years of age, which is relaxed by 5 years for the SC and ST candidates as on 1st June 2023.

Other Criteria: Candidates should have proficiency in regional/ local language and dialect.

How to Apply for NHM CHO Recruitment

1. Following documents will have to be uploaded with the Application Form
  • i) Final year marksheet of last Qualifying Exam (Final Year BSc Nursing/ Post Basic BSc Nursing / B.Sc. Community Health)
  • ii) Provisional/ Final Degree Certificate
  • iii) Registration Certificate from Assam Nursing Council / DME, Assam
  • iv) Age proof certificate.
  • v) Candidates applying under reserved category will have to attach a copy of their caste certificate issued by competent authority.
  • vi) Certificate from Principal of the Nursing College (Appendix I)
2. Please note that 1stJune 2023 shall be taken as reference date for computing age. Applicants must submit their documents online at https://nhm.assam.gov.in.

Selection Procedure of NHM CHO Recruitment 2023

All applications will be subjected to a screening process and candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of marks obtained in their final year examination of last qualifying course i.e, Merit Wise in their last qualifying examination (Final Year B. Sc Nursing Course/ Post Basic B. Sc Nursing
Course / B.Sc. Community Health)

Important Dates and Links

Online Application Start 18/07/2023
 Application Closing  Date 31/07/2023
Official Notification Click Here
Apply Online Click Here
Appendix - I Format Click Here
Official Website Click Here


Q: What is the role of the National Health Mission in India?

The National Health Mission in India aims to provide accessible, affordable, and quality healthcare services to all citizens, especially those living in rural and remote areas.

Q: How can I apply for Assam CHO Recruitment?

To apply for Assam CHO Recruitment, you need to visit the official NHM Assam website and complete the online application process as per the provided guidelines.

Q: What are the educational qualifications required for Assam CHO Recruitment?

Candidates must possess a B.Sc. (Nursing) or GNM (General Nursing and Midwifery) from a recognized institution to be eligible for Assam CHO Recruitment.

Q: What is the maximum age limit for general candidates applying for CHO Recruitment in Assam?

The maximum age limit for general candidates is 35 years, with age relaxations applicable for reserved categories as per government norms.

Q: What are the responsibilities of a Community Health Officer?

Community Health Officers are responsible for providing primary healthcare services, conducting health awareness programs, focusing on maternal and child health, organizing immunization drives, and collecting health data.

Q: What are the benefits of becoming a Community Health Officer?

Becoming a Community Health Officer offers the chance to serve the community, job stability, professional growth, and a competitive salary package.