8. Private, Non-Governmental and Inter -Sectoral Coordination

8. Private, Non-Governmental and Inter -Sectoral Coordination

(a) If anyone in the private sector wants to extend health services through the establishment of hospitals, health units, nursing homes, without any financial liability to the Government of Nepal, such institutions may be operated after having obtained permission, subject to minimum standards as prescribed by the Government of Nepal.

(b) Non-Government Organizations and Associations shall be involved in health services under the prescribed policies of the Government of Nepal.

(c) Necessary coordination shall be maintained at each level with the health related sectors including agriculture, education, drinking water and local development.