A symposium on “Indian Healthcare Scenario – Problems & Solutions” was organized by ‘Vidarbha Hospitals Association (VHA)’ on 9th Feb 2017 at Hotel Centre Point, Nagpur. Hon’ble Shri. Faggan Singh Kulaste, Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, graced the symposium as the Chief Guest. Dr. Vikas Mahatme, Member of Parliament was the Guest of Honour for the event.
The symposium was diligently conducted wherein doctors presented their expert views on various topics. Dr.Ashok Arbat (Vice President – VHA) & his team explained in detail about the Government Schemes (its deficiencies & its solutions) & also about the Social Insurance Schemes.
There was an interactive session with the Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Hon’ble Shri. Faggan Singh Kulaste which was moderated by the team of doctors. Dr.Sameer Arbat conducted the ceremony. Dr. Sandeep Hatwar proposed a vote of thanks.
Union Minister appreciated the goodwill gained by the Nagpur health care industry which is attracting the patients from all over Central India. He sought innovative public private partnership from VHA members to reach to the patients in peripheral areas. He also expressed his interest to ensure that maximum CSR funds from the corporate industries will be directed towards health provision for the needy patients. He stated that the expertise of VHA will be availed to envisage rational tariffs for CGHS & other such schemes.