Researching purchasing to achieve the promise of Universal Health Coverage

July 2014
Kara Hanson

This presentation was given by Professor Kara Hanson at the BMC Health Services Research Conference, in July 2014. 

The presentation illustrates the important role that strategic purchasing can play in achieving effective health coverage, and how the topic is being studied by researchers. It highlights RESYST's multi-country study of purchasing arrangements that is currently taking place in Nigeria, Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, India, Thailand and Vietnam.

Financing Strategic purchasing Universal Health Coverage (UHC)