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PRIVATE SECTOR IN HEALTH CARE DELIVERY: A REALITY AND A CHALLENGE IN PAKISTAN.

@article{Shaikh2015PRIVATESI,
  title={PRIVATE SECTOR IN HEALTH CARE DELIVERY: A REALITY AND A CHALLENGE IN PAKISTAN.},
  author={Babar Tasneem Shaikh},
  journal={Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC},
  year={2015},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={
          496-8
        }
}
  • B. Shaikh
  • Published 20 June 2015
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC
Under performance of the public sector health care system in Pakistan has created a room for private sector to grow and become popular in health service delivery, despite its questionable quality, high cost and dubious ethics of medical practice. Private sector is no doubt a reality; and is functioning to plug many weaknesses and gaps in health care delivery to the poor people of Pakistan. Yet, it is largely unregulated and unchecked due to the absence of writ of the state. In spite of its… 
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