Can Ayushman Bharat reduce out-of-pocket expenditure?
In poor health part 3: Data shows that most health insurance schemes in India have not provided significant relief to beneficiaries
A year of Ayushman Bharat: 46.5 lakh treated, action against 341 hospitals for frauds
Health Minister Harsh Vardhan refuses to budge on IMA demand, says medical body ill-informed
Can Ayushman Bharat succeed without regulating private hospitals?
In poor health part 2: In the absence of a treatment protocol and implementation of the Clinical Establishment Act, private players are likely to …
Why Andhra Pradesh’s Arogya Raksha Health Scheme has been a failure
From high premium to the scheme being voluntary, here is a roundup of the reasons
Health in news on June 5
Here’s a round-up of today’s news reports and debates on health
बजट 2020-21: आवंटन में बिना इजाफे के कैसे बढ़ेगा आयुष्मान भारत
वित्त मंत्री ने सामाजिक व आर्थिक रूप से कमजोर जिलों में पीएमजेएवाई को बढ़ावा देने के लिए पीपीपी मॉडल की घोषणा की, लेकिन निजी ...
Private hospitals charging more a positive development for Ayushman Bharat CEO
Longer stay, utilisation of unnecessary services for neonatal care in private hospitals
स्वास्थ्य सुधारों को कटघरे में खड़ा करती एक किताब
जनस्वास्थ्य पर खर्च की बात करें, तो भारत दुनिया में सबसे कम खर्च करता है। यह खर्च सकल घरेलू उत्पाद (जीडीपी) का 0.9 से ...
Economic Survey 2019-20: Health 'achievements' tell less, hide more
Document takes credit for several measures initiated by government in health sector but does not show that targets have not been met overall
Union Budget 2019-20: Same old wheel, neither oiled nor cleaned
The precipitous economic situation requires government to take control of the economy rather than sub-contract it to private capital
Ayushman Bharat: What PM did not tell in the last I-Day speech of his tenure
There are chances that the scheme will just see a formal launch on September 25 and won’t be rolled out across the country
Revised rates of Ayushman Bharat insufficient for private sector: IMA
A day ahead of a mega event to celebrate one year of Ayushman Bharat, IMA says it is a failure
Largest health insurance scheme for a dysfunctional public health system
India's failing health care system now bears the burden of Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojna, world's largest heath insurance scheme
Health insurance schemes unlikely to work without strong public health sector
In poor health part 5: While pan-India enrollment to Rashtriya Suraksha Bima Yojna is declining, number of beneficiaries has increased in …
Rewind 2018: Health roundup of India
Major developments, policies, reports and disputes in the health sector
In Poor Health: Thanks to Ayushman Bharat, free institutional delivery now costs Rs 9,000
First story in the series that explores whether Centre’s flagship scheme will ensure affordable and quality health care for all
Advocates of private healthcare seek 'public' support
The claims that Ayushman Bharat will be the one-stop solution for all the concerns of India’s low income population does not seem to be …
बजट 2020-21: क्या स्वास्थ्य क्षेत्र के लिए किया गया आवंटन काफी है?
वित्त मंत्री निर्मला सीतारमण ने बजट 2020-21 में स्वास्थ्य क्षेत्र के बजट में 10 फीसदी का इजाफा किया है, लेकिन विशेषज्ञ इस पर सवाल ...
Ayushman Bharat lucrative for insurance companies, burden for beneficiaries
In poor health part 4:Since most Indians are still not covered under any health insurance, Ayushman Bharat, world’s biggest health …
Ayushman Bharat will change health indicators across world: NITI Aayog CEO
At a session organised by the World Health Organization, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said that Ayushman Bharat will help India achieve health …
Union Budget 2020-21: Unremarkable for health sector
Allocation increased but just enough to offset inflation; new schemes criticised by experts
Union Budget 2020-21: No increase in Ayushman Bharat allocations
Sitharaman announces PMJAY push in aspirational districts in PPP mode, but private hospitals are not interested
What does Modicare mean for India's poor and sick?
In the absence of a proper public health infrastructure, what does Ayushman Bharat mean for millions of poor & sick? Kundan Pandey travels to …