The Unstoppable Indians: Dr Devi Shetty (Aired: February 2009)
PUBLISHED ON: January 2, 2014 | Duration: 22 min, 09 sec
Cardiac surgeon Dr Devi Prasad Shetty founded Narayana Hrudyalaya in Bangalore in 2001 with a simple aim - to take affordable cardiac care to the masses. He developed a hybrid strategy: those who could pay would pay so that poor patients could be subsidized. In this episode, Dr Shetty explains the principles on which he built his health care system and what keeps him going.