- NAC reprimands govt over health scheme
Hindustan Times May 17 2013
Sonia Gandhi-led National Advisory Council (NAC) has reprimanded the UPA government for not providing adequate funds for public health the biggest roadblock for implementing Universal Health Coverage (UHC) scheme.
- NAC wants private players to fill gaps in Universal Health Coverage
The Indian Express May 13 2013
The National Advisory Council led by Sonia Gandhi has endorsed most recommendations of the High Level Expert Group on Universal Health Coverage.
- Frontiers without doctors
The Hindu May 12 2013
THE SUNDAY STORY The south leads in the number of medical and nursing seats with for-profit private colleges dominating the scene. It will take major capacity expansion in the government sector to meet WHO norms on access to health professionals.
- NAC proposes new model for universal health coverage
Live Mint May 10 2013
New Delhi: A National Advisory Council (NAC) working group has recommended a social healthcare enterprise model for the delivery of universal health coverage (UHC) in India. NAC sets the government’s social agenda.
- The Health Budget and Neoliberal Ideology
News Click May 2 2013
In the past two years the UPA government with considerable fanfare has attempted to project a view that it is serious about bringing about radical changes as regards access to health care.