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Country Progress Harmonizing Provider Payment Mechanisms for UHC

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.

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Making Provider Payment Mechanisms More Strategic Country Posters

Posters from 11 countries highlighting their experiences and progress in making provider payment mechanisms more strategic.

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Making Provider Payment Mechanisms More Strategic Policy & Research Brief

Drawing on the experiences of countries in Africa and Asia, this policy and research brief, created in partnership with the Strategic Purchasing Africa Resource Center (SPARC) and the Resilient and Responsive Health Systems (RESYST) consortium, identifies strategies to avoid or overcome obstacles to implementing strategic provider payment mechanisms to advance universal health coverage.

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World Hospitals and Health Services Journal – UHC Special

As universal health coverage (UHC) gains momentum in more countries, the need for practical information on how to strengthen health systems and expand coverage has emerged as a vital global priority. The UHC special issue of the World Hospitals and Health Services Journal includes reviews of UHC progress in low-

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Governing for Quality Health Care

Improving the quality of patient-centered health services is paramount to delivering on the promise of universal health coverage (UHC). Many countries seek to expand access to affordable care, but ensuring quality of care during and after significant UHC reforms is recognized as a key challenge (JLN 2013). In a survey of

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JLN 2016 Global Meeting: Executive Summary

The JLN 2016 Global Meeting was held in Putrajaya, Malaysia from July 20th – 22nd, 2016, hosted by the Ministry of Health of Malaysia. The focus of the 2016 JLN Global Meeting was on building strong health systems to achieve universal health coverage (UHC) with an emphasis on strengthening integrated, peoplecentered health systems

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JLN IT Initiative at AeHIN Conference in Bali

The fourth Asia eHealth Information Network (AeHIN) general meeting and conference on Measurement and Accountability for Universal Health Coverage (MA4HealthAP) was held October 26-30 in Bali, Indonesia. This year’s conference focused on investment planning and implementation of scalable and sustainable M&E systems, Health Information Systems

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User Challenges and Country Solutions Map

Effective user experience starts with a deep understanding of the end-user, what they need, what they value, their abilities, and also what challenges they face utilizing essential health services. Creating a “people- centered” approach in health systems requires practitioners to gain a deeper understanding of the subscriber experience

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User experience analysis: a “people-centered” approach to improving enrollment in health insurance

Effective user experience starts with a deep understanding of the end-user, what they need, what they value, their abilities, and also what challenges they face utilizing essential health services. Creating a “people- centered” approach in health systems requires practitioners to gain a deeper understanding of the subscriber experience

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Philippines: Approaches to covering poor, vulnerable, and informal populations to achieve UHC

This case study is one in a series of 12 country case studies, developed by the JLN Population Coverage technical initiative, that explore the different approaches countries have taken to cover the poor, vulnerable, and informal sector populations to achieve universal health coverage. 

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Universal Health Coverage for Inclusive Growth

Technical assistance reports provide the context and background of the project, and provide information on impacts and outcomes, key activities, estimated costs, financing, and implementation arrangements.

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Expanding Health Coverage to the Informal Sector: PHILIPPINES

These case studies are focused on country experiences in extending health coverage to their informal sector workers and their families. Key lessons from these countries related to reaching the non-poor informal sector are synthesized in this paper.

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Closing the Gap: Health Coverage for Non-Poor Informal-Sector Workers

To respond to demand from JLN member countries, the Joint Learning Network Population Coverage Technical Initiative  has finalized five country case studies and a paper on the topic of extending health insurance coverage to informal sector populations and their families as part of UHC reforms.  This paper

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Going Universal : How 24 Developing Countries are Implementing UHC from the Bottom Up

This book is about 24 developing countries that have embarked on the journey towards universal health coverage (UHC) following a bottom-up approach, with a special focus on the poor and vulnerable, through a systematic data collection that provides practical insights to policymakers and practitioners. Each of the UHC programs analyzed in

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Leveraging eHealth standards and infrastructure to serve the needs of the 4 P’s (Patients, Providers

Health information system requirements through the eyes of the 4 Ps: Patients, Providers, Payors & Policymakers.

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