15th FC & Health Financing

  • 13 Jul 2020

  • The Fifteenth Finance Commission, for the first time, will devote an entire chapter on health financing.
  • The High Level Committee on Health sector constituted by Fifteenth Finance Commission and the World Bank will dove-tail their study and analysis to come up with suitable recommendations for health sector.
  • The Government of India’s spending on health through centrally sponsored schemes will also be studied in detail by the Commission before it gave its recommendations to the Union government.