A New Paradigm of Primary Health Care in Kazakhstan

  title={A New Paradigm of Primary Health Care in Kazakhstan},
  author={Almaz Sharman},
  booktitle={Central Asian journal of global health},
This paper discusses the need for change from Kazakhstan's current disease-centric healthcare paradigm to a new primary health and wellness-centric health care paradigm, technology-driven and based on personal relationships within a social context. While many different papers have been published about the importance of prevention and primary health care, few have focused on healthcare transition in Kazakhstan or other countries in Central Asia. The WHO's historic 1978 Alma-Ata Declaration… CONTINUE READING


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