I was in India recently doing research for swissinfo.ch. There I met a number of doctors, patients and drug industry experts who were able to give me a sense of how healthcare works in India — particularly when it comes to the affordability and availability of medicine.
The main story is here: Doing business in the developing world’s pharmacy
If you have extra time to kill or would rather listen than read, there’s a 14-minute audio feature: Examining healthcare in India
Another piece focuses on the 20-bed Suradeep Hospital, pictured below: ‘Medicine in India is definitely affordable’