- Promise of 50 drugs free for all
The Telegraph September 16 2014
Health economists at theReplica Omega Speedmaster Watches Public Health Foundation of India have calculated that India would need to spend about Rs 1 600 per capita per year to provide diagnosis and treatment for 80 health conditions for 70 per cent of the population.
- Lov Verma stress on the need to hike public spending on basic healthcare
Drug Today September 16 2014
Highlighting the health assurance for all to bring greater clarity of vision and stronger commitment to Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Union Health Secretary Lov Verma the Health Ministry will rope in private an
- Health ministry to strengthen basic health care
Business Standard September 16 2014
The health ministry will rope in private and semi-government firms to improve basic health care union Health Secretary Lov Verma said here Tuesday. Verma was speaking at a discussion on Universal Health Assurance for India organised by Public health Foundation of India (PHFI).replica watches
- Insurers want rich to pay more for universal health cover
The Economics times September 14 2014
Insurers and other health insurance industry stakeholders feel that the proposed universal health cover (UHC) must be underwritten in a variable way so that the rich pay higher premium to help fully subsidise health insurance cover for the really poor.
- How and why India must introduce universal healthcare coverage
The Times of India August 18 2014
India’s government needs to play a stewardship role. By focusing on universal healthcare as a long term journey with consensus on political backing and hard choices along with secured long term funding universal coverage for good quality healthcare can be achieved. By building an effective regulatory framework and consistent policies across states and the Centre workforce shortages can be overcome along with integrating healthcare facilities across the village town and district levels.