21/05/13_Karnataka Health Systems & VAS

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21 May 2013, Rattgeri Village, Karnartaka, India:  Neelima Fakirappa Daddur (60) waits to be attended to by Dr Bellada of the Karnataka Mobile Health Clinic project in the Anganwadi centre at Rattgeri  Village outside of Hubli. The World Bank is financing the Karnataka Health Systems Project that is bringing mobile health clinics to remote villages in Karnataka and covers the cost of an ambulance, a doctor, pharmacist, two nurses, a cleaner and a driver. Villagers have the opportunity to see a doctor once a week for basic services and will be referred to Primary Health Care centres for larger issues Picture by Graham Crouch/World Bank