Here is a link to a recent article from IndiaSpend, which captures the weak support link for better rural healthcare:
As the article suggests, the impact of poor income opportunity drives even the most dedicated resources away from what is an essential support service for expecting mothers in rural India.
Poor supply chains and weak training also complicate matters further.
WHP addresses many of these challenges through incentivizing ASHAs for providing us with treatment referrals. There is ability to scale, but this requires funding support, whether government or private sector. When will people across institutions realize the importance of supporting projects with clear metrics on achievements?