Public-private partnerships for providing healthcare services.

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The public-private partnership is an initiative to improve efficiency, effectiveness and equity in the provision of healthcare services. This essay comments on the lessons that should be learned from some examples of such partnerships in various Indian states.

Author-supplied keywords

  • Cooperative Behavior
  • Efficiency, Organizational
  • Health Services Needs and Demand
  • Health Services Research
  • Healthcare Disparities
  • Humans
  • India
  • Interinstitutional Relations
  • Medical Indigency
  • National Health Programs
  • National Health Programs: ethics
  • National Health Programs: organization & administr
  • Private Sector
  • Private Sector: ethics
  • Private Sector: organization & administration
  • Public Sector
  • Public Sector: ethics
  • Public Sector: organization & administration
  • Quality of Health Care

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  • PUI: 352141474
  • ISSN: 0974-8466
  • SCOPUS: 2-s2.0-49249108896
  • SGR: 49249108896
  • PMID: 18630238
  • ISBN: 0974-8466


  • Abhijit Das

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