Health Care

12th November – Strengthening Public Healthcare

Strengthening public health capacities in disasters In 2005, India enacted the Disaster Management Act, which laid an institutional framework for managing disasters across the country. Disaster management considerations were to be incorporated into every aspect of development and the activities of different sectors, including health. While some headway has indeed been achieved, the approach continues …

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18th January – Universal Healthcare

Most middle-class taxpayers in private jobs are stuck between the devil and the deep sea when it comes to accessing quality, and yet affordable, healthcare. Their faith in government hospitals is eroding, and dependence on expensive private hospitals is increasing. What is ‘Universal Healthcare’? In 1948, the World Health Organisation had enshrined ‘Universal Health Coverage’ …

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Tribal Health Care Project | PIB Summary

The Tribal Health Care Research Program (THCRP) was started by the Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Sciences (CCRAS), an autonomous organization under Central Government in 1982. About the Project The project involves studies of the living condition of tribal people including health Traditions (LHT); use of common medicinal plants in the area; propagation of …

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Responsible Health Care | PIB Summary

Department of Pharmaceuticals (DoP), Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, along with Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) is organising ‘Indian Pharma and India Medical Device 2017’, with the vision for responsible healthcare in Bengaluru from 11th to 13th February, 2017. Aim  To project India as an Attractive Investment Destination and Global Hub …

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