How the Private Sector Can Help Indian Healthcare

Ashok Seth, Chairman, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute and Head, Cardiology Council of Fortis Group of Hospitals.

In country with a population of 1.3 billion people, government can’t possibly provide health care for all, says Ashok Seth, Chairman, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute and Head, Cardiology Council of Fortis Group of Hospitals.

Private industry can fill the gap by supplying regional and specialized hospitals. Dr. Seth spoke at “Caring for Millions,” a conference on Indian health care sponsored by the India Business Initiative at the Chazen Institute of International Business, Columbia Business School.