ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Articles By Subramania Raju Rajasulochana

Blended Finance in the Health Sector of India

The blended-financing vehicle created in India during the COVID-19 pandemic provided support to social initiatives in healthcare training and service delivery. The organisation and functioning of blended fi nance is complex. Thus we put forth some concerns related to its role in the Indian healthcare system.

108 in Crisis: Complacency and Compromise Undermine Emergency Services' Potential

The 108 service has been regarded as a successful public private partnership project for handling medical, police, and fire emergencies. However, the service is marred with irregularities and frequent disruptions. This article reflects on the current realities surrounding the service by revisiting key theoretical concepts and principles. Moving forward, the effective organisation and delivery of emergency ambulance services would require inbuilt accountability and transparency mechanisms.