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Author Labonté, Ronald

Title Revitalizing Health for All : Case Studies of the Struggle for Comprehensive Primary Health Care
Published Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (365 pages)
Contents Cover; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; Abbreviations; Foreword; Special Thanks; 1 Introduction and Background; 2 Summary of Comprehensive Primary Health Care Findings from the Structured Literature Review; Section One: Increasing Equitable Access to Health Care; 3 Ingkintja: The Congress Male Health Program, Alice Springs, Australia; 4 Exploring the Complex Contributions of the Community-based Safe Motherhood Program to Comprehensive Primary Health Care in the Democratic Republic of Congo; 5 Implementing a Primary Health Care Program in Bogotá, Colombia
10 The Contribution of Accredited Social Health Activists in the Implementation of Comprehensive Primary Health Care in East Champaran District, India11 The Contribution of the Health Services Extension Program to Improving Coverage and Comprehensiveness of Primary Health Care Services in Southwest Ethiopia; 12 The Contribution of Health Extension Workers in Improving the Utilization of Maternal Health Services in Rural Areas of Tigray, Ethiopia; Section Four: Governance and Intersectoral Action; 13 Health-Care Coordination: Building Comprehensive Primary Health Care in Brazil
14 Comprehensive Primary Health Care Models and Strategies in Argentina15 Constructing a Comprehensive Primary Health Care System in Guarjila, El Salvador: 1987-2007; 16 Conclusion: Is There a Future for Comprehensive Primary Health Care?; Contributors; Index
Section Two: Community Engagement6 The Role of South Africa's Government in Strengthening Community Participation; 7 An Assessment of the Contribution of the Community Strategy Approach to Comprehensive Primary Health Care in Kenya; 8 Developing a Comprehensive Primary Health Care Model for Bangladesh; Section Three: Community Health Workers; 9 The Contribution of Community Health Workers to the Implementation of Comprehensive Primary Health Care in Rural Settings, Iran
Summary Revitalizing Health for All examines thirteen cases of efforts to implement CPHC reforms from around the globe including Australia, Brazil, Democratic Republic of Congo, Iran, South Africa, and more
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Health care reform -- Case studies
Primary health care -- Case studies
Health Care Reform
Primary Health Care
Health care reform.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Social Security
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Social Services & Welfare
Primary health care.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Packer, Corinne
Sanders, David
ISBN 1487501757
9781487513887 (electronic bk.)