Govt health insurance will only make pvt hospitals richer

Better health care is possible only if public health care spending its scaled up

Business Standard Editorial Comment Business Standard New Delhi

This newspaper reported on Monday that the government is likely to move forward on a universal health insurance plan. Several states already provide "cashless" health insurance schemes to their citize

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First Published: Dec 28 2015 | 8:56 PM IST

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