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