Community Involvement – Key to addressing Public Health challenges in India

Over the years, it has become more evident than ever before that improving health status of communities infact starts in domains that lie largely outside the hierarchical set-up of the health services. One such important start point should be the ‘Community’ itself. The current Public Health issues in India majorly include chronic diseases, Non-Communicable diseases, […]

Community Health Workers Program – Organic link to Health Systems Strengthening

Access to quality healthcare is a right of every individual but lack of basic facilities at public facility centers and dearth of qualified medical professionals is a major roadblock in securing this objective. Community health workers play an important role in improving the healthcare service delivery on ground by acting as a link between healthcare […]