NPR : India's Middle Class Gets Brand-Name Health Care
Posted Nov 18 2008 12:14am
NPR : India's Middle Class Gets Brand-Name Health Care: "Down the street looms the new, granite-clad facade of the Wockhardt Hospital — part of a fast-growing chain of for-profit hospitals. Underneath the Wockhardt name, in letters just as big, it says 'Harvard Medical International.' Vishal Bali, CEO of the Wockhardt Hospitals Group, says his company — far from the largest Indian hospital chain, but with big ambitions — formed an alliance with Harvard because 'we felt what we needed was a partner who would hand-hold us into getting the best practices from the American heath care system.'"