Public-private partnership scenario in the health care system of Pakistan.

@article{Ahmed2010PublicprivatePS,
  title={Public-private partnership scenario in the health care system of Pakistan.},
  author={Faheem Ahmed and Nighat Nisar},
  journal={Eastern Mediterranean health journal = La revue de sante de la Mediterranee orientale = al-Majallah al-sihhiyah li-sharq al-mutawassit},
  year={2010},
  volume={16 8},
  pages={
          910-2
        }
}
  • F. Ahmed, N. Nisar
  • Published 1 August 2010
  • Medicine
  • Eastern Mediterranean health journal = La revue de sante de la Mediterranee orientale = al-Majallah al-sihhiyah li-sharq al-mutawassit
Public-private partnerships (PPP) in basic health services delivery aim to improve service provision, such as better coverage, quality and infrastructure of health care, as well as raising the demand for health by the community. This paper outlines some examples of public-private partnerships in Pakistan and examines barriers to further development of such initiatives. We argue that to meet the challenges of globalization and achievement of the Millennium Development Goals, Pakistan needs to… Expand
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