The Resource Attacking inequality in the health sector : a synthesis of evidence and tools, Abdo S. Yazbeck

Attacking inequality in the health sector : a synthesis of evidence and tools, Abdo S. Yazbeck

Label
Attacking inequality in the health sector : a synthesis of evidence and tools
Title
Attacking inequality in the health sector
Title remainder
a synthesis of evidence and tools
Statement of responsibility
Abdo S. Yazbeck
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The last 10 years have seen a resurgence in interest and research around inequalities in the health sector. While a disproportionate share of the new research has focused on measuring inequality in the health sector, work is emerging on how to understand the causes of inequality and on identifying successful approaches for tackling the problem. This book summarizes the operational lessons emerging from this new focus. It is intended to be an operational resource for change agents within and outside government in low and middle countries committed to improve access and use of critical health se
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
Dewey number
362.1/042
Government publication
international or intergovernmental publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA418
LC item number
.Y39 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Attacking inequality in the health sector : a synthesis of evidence and tools, Abdo S. Yazbeck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-294) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An unacceptable reality -- Approaching a complex and persistent problem -- The importance of "listening" -- A menu of pro-poor policies -- Brazil, filling the cracks in universal coverage -- Cambodia: contracting with nongovernmental organizations to serve the poor -- Cambodia: health equity fund for the poor -- Chile: integrated services program for the poor -- Colombia: expanding health insurance for the poor -- India: community-based health care services -- Indonesia: health cards for the poor -- Kenya: expanding immunization reach through campaigns -- The Kyrgyz Republic: health financing reform and the poor -- Mexico: paying the poor to use health services -- Mexico: providing subsidized health insurance to the poor -- Nepal: participatory planning -- Rwanda: community-based health insurance -- Tanzania: social marketing for malaria prevention -- Vigilance
Control code
ocn311077785
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 308 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821377406
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35655999
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)311077785
  • pebcs082137740X

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