The Indian Healthcare System – An Introduction

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What you'll learn

The Indian healthcare sector is growing at a brisk pace and has become one of India’s largest sector, both in terms of revenue and employment. The healthcare system is primarily administered by the states. Indian constitution tasks each state by providing healthcare for its people. Although the healthcare system in India is universal, there is a discrepancy in the quality and availability of medical treatment in rural and urban areas. read more »»

The public healthcare system comprises of hospitals that run on government policies. The private hospitals are run by private organizations or individuals that provide healthcare but a much higher cost compared to public hospitals. Learn more about the Indian healthcare system and more in the course offered by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who should attend?

  • Entrepreneurs,
  • Hospital administrators

Key concepts covered include:

Learning Objectives:

  • To know how the healthcare needs of India are being met
  • What is the healthcare setup
  • What is the quantum of disease burden
  • What are the challenges in meeting healthcare needs?


Dr. Kamalakar

CEO Admin in Premier Hospitals


He is a doctor with a post-graduation in hospital administration from Medvarsity. He has served in the army medical corps as Lt. Colonel and retired after 25 years of distinguished service. He is a Guest faculty at the University of Hyderabad/ ASCI for MBA courses and advisor to Adviser to IIHMR, Bangalore. He has published several articles in indexed journals, magazines, and newspapers. He has been adjudged BEST HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATOR OF THE YEAR 2015. Honored by Chairman, Parliamentary standing committee on Health at DELHI.
He is also the lead auditor, QMS ISO 9001-2015, certified Examiner IMCRB National Quality Award Malcolm Baldridge model, Six Sigma certified, and QMS Consultant- KPMG India.

For: intermediates

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