A lot has been spoken about recognizing the Medtech industry as a sunshine sector in the Government’s Ma...Read more
Health for All has been talked about for the last several decades but then it has not seen the light of the da...Read more
NovaSeq has enabled researchers to employ novel experimental approaches to explore genetic variation associate...Read more
Joint Commission International (JCI) is pleased to announce John Yoon, MBA, as JCI's managing director of the ...Read more
GOVT’S HEALTHCARE & S&T POLICIES FORWARD LOOKING: INDUSTRY
The Modi Ministry took charge in New Delhi on May 27 four years ago. In its election manifesto, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government headed by Narendra Modi had clearly mentioned that it accords high priority to health sector, which is crucial for securing the economy. It also noted that the overarching goal of healthcare would be to provide, ‘Health Assurance to all Indians and to reduce the out of pocket spending on health care’, with the help of state governments. Now with completion of four years in office of Modi government, BioSpectrum spoke to the industry about the achievements of the government and what are the issues that still need the government’s attention.