Finally, a health policy for all of India
The government's health policy draft takes a holistic view of the health system and achieving better outcomes across elements of access, cost and qualityall closely inter-related
On the heels of its landslide electoral victory, the government has taken the bold step of changing the narrative of development. In fact, it has shown that it is prioritizing critical social and development issues by releasing the much-awaited health policy draft. The fact is it is doing the right thing: it is not focusing on near-term electoral gains and is positioning health as a national priority by backing it with greater spending.