There is a need to have a planned expansion of Physiotherapists, Radiographers, Laboratory technicians, Pharmacists, Audiologists, Optometrists etc. Here there is much greater opportunity to make use of these needs to provide for local employment without compromising quality. The primary aim of the National Health Policy, 2015, is to inform, clarify, strengthen and prioritize the role of the Government in shaping health systems in all its dimensions, investment in health, organization and financing of healthcare services, prevention of diseases and promotion of good health through cross sectoral action, access to technologies, developing human resources, encouraging medical pluralism, building the knowledge base required for better health, financial protection strategies and regulation and legislation for health.
An opportunity for Physiotherapists to send Suggestions and comments for the Independent Status, Employment Policies and for the formation of a Central Council for the Regularization of Physiotherapy.-An Initiative by Physiotherapy Jobs Portal
Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (India) Link to Send comments and Suggestions : http://www.mohfw.nic.in/index1.php?lang=1&level=1&sublinkid=4883&lid=3013
(Last Date for Sending Comments is February 28,2015)