The JLN's Primary Health Care Financing and Payment collaborative organized a conference in April 2019 to convene 45 participants in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to discuss different countries' progress on provider payment reforms over the past eight years.
Measuring the Performance of Primary Health Care: A Practical Guide for Translating Data into Improvement
Globally, there is growing agreement that primary health care (PHC), with its ability to address up to 90 percent of a population’s diverse health needs, is central to the achievement of UHC. The JLN Primary Health Care Measurement for Improvement collaborative is a network of delegates
The Strategic Communication for Universal Health Coverage Practical Guide and Planning Tool equips UHC and health policy champions and implementers with actionable guidance on how to develop a comprehensive strategic communication plan tailored to different stakeholder groups to achieve a specific UHC objective. Realizing UHC requires deliberate, tailored communication strategies
The Primary Health Care (PHC) Measurement for Improvement Collaborative was launched in partnership with the Primary Health Care Performance Initiative (PHCPI) in April 2016, with the goal of developing practical tools and approaches to improve country-level measurement of PHC performance, address priority measurement gaps, and develop strategies for better utilization
This report presents the results of a planning exercise undertaken on behalf of two pilot schemes for social health protectionin Bangladesh. The first scheme is a health protection scheme for the poor (Shastho Surokhsha Karmasuchi, SSK), which is fully subsidised, i.e. the Government of Bangladesh will pay the premium
Is there any potential for community-based health insurance for generating new resources for healthcare and securing healthcare of informal workers and their dependents in Bangladesh? The following resource takes a look at informal sector coverage in Bangladesh.
The health system of Bangladesh has undergone a number of reforms and has established an extensive health service infrastructure in both the public and private sectors during the past four decades. This report by the Asia Pacific Observatory finds that there is an urgent need for more investment of
This short document provides general background and insight into Bangladesh's universal health coverage history, reform, and vision.
This slide deck provides an overview of Bangladesh's Health Care Financing Strategy. The presentation addresses Bangladesh's health reform to-date, challenges faced, and its vision to achieve universal health coverage.
This publication describes efforts by Bangladesh’s Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, with support from the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), to strengthen the country’s routine health information system (HIS). Despite significant health achievements in recent years, the absence of a