The scheme called ‘Mahatma Gandhi Sarbat Sehat Bima Yojana’ has clubbed both Centre’s Ayushman Bharat and existing insurance scheme of the State, benefitting 46 lakh families—around 76 per cent of the state’s population By: Neelam Jhangiani The full...
By: Aparajita Agrawal, Narendran T & Neelima Kurup Innovative finance for social development is the use of non-traditional mechanisms to raise additional funds for development, thereby enhancing the efficiency of financial flows and making it outcomes- or result-oriented. This allows the doers to...
By: Anand Apte Our healthcare system is facing multiple challenges – better service expectation, increasing costs, raising quality standards, changing payer models, and lower reimbursement costs, to name a few. Procurement is the second-biggest cost lever in a hospital accounting for >18% of total spending. It is a...