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Title Making health services more accessible in developing countries : finance and health resources for functioning health systems / edited by Hiroko Uchimura
Published Basingstoke ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan ; [Tokyo?] : IDE-JETRO, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 270 pages) : illustrations
Series Ide-Jetro Series
IDE-JETRO series.
Contents Cover; Contents; Tables and Figures; Contributors; Preface; Introduction: Key Factors for Functioning Health Systems; Chapter 1 What is the Role of Public Finance in Health and How Should It be Fulfilled?: A Study of China; Chapter 2 Health Financing for Accessible Services: A Study of the Philippines; Chapter 3 Development of Social Health Insurance Systems: Retracing Japan's Experience; Chapter 4 Emerging External Funds for Health: A Study of Global Health Partnerships; Chapter 5 Determinants of HIV/AIDS Drug Prices for Developing Countries: Analysis of Global Fund Procurement Data
Summary Health is increasingly a critical concern in the context of development. This book examines the function of health systems, particularly the key factors: finance, human resources, pharmaceuticals, public facilities and stresses the importance of improving access to health services in developing countries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Developing Countries.
Health Services Accessibility -- economics.
Delivery of Health Care -- economics.
Health Resources -- economics.
Health planning -- Developing countries.
Health services accessibility -- Developing countries.
Health services administration -- Developing countries.
Form Electronic book
Author Uchimura, Hiroko.
Ajia Keizai Kenkyūjo (Japan)
ISBN 0230250777 (electronic bk.)
0230577881 (hardback)
9780230250772 (electronic bk.)
9780230577886 (hardback)