Archive for May, 2013

At the FMPC conference April 2013
fmpc conferenceIt’s imperative to bring back the essence of family medicine and primary care for a truly ‘well’ country. I support the conference and its endeavors. Three cheers to Dr. Raman for his efforts!

India is moving towards Universal Health Coverage (UHC) and National Health Mission (NHM). Multi-skilled and competent primary care providers and their knowledge figure prominently in the evolving schemes, themes, and initiatives of our healthcare system.

Family Medicine has received attention in several policy documents of the Government of India including the National Health Policy 2002. (more…)

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