"International Journal of Physical Education, Sports and Health"
2017, Vol. 4, Issue 1, Part A
Status and role of primary health care in IndiaAuthor(s):
Dr. Paras Jain, Jaya Khare, Khushboo Singh Parihar and Rachna BillaiyaAbstract:
Primary health care (PHC) is the frontline care of the health care system that is comprehensive and coordinated. PHC provides multidisciplinary, patient-centered care with a focus on both the treatment and prevention of various conditions. It is first point of contact to keep people well and improve their quality of life. A strong, accessible PHC system reduces pressure on hospitals by supporting people to manage their health issues in the society. The ultimate goal of primary health care is better health for all. WHO has identified key elements to achieving that goal: reducing exclusion and social disparities in health, organizing health services around people's needs and expectations? Present paper is related to status and role of primary health care in India.Pages: 24-26 | 1707 Views 41 DownloadsDownload Full Article:
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Dr. Paras Jain, Jaya Khare, Khushboo Singh Parihar, Rachna Billaiya. Status and role of primary health care in India. Int J Phys Educ Sports Health 2017;4(1):24-26.