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Factors contributing to low uptake and renewal of health insurance: a qualitative study in Ghana
BackgroundThe effort to expand access to healthcare and reduce health inequalities in many low income countries have meant that many have adopted different levels of social health protectionExpand
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Economic Growth in Ghana
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Spending on health and HIV/AIDS: domestic health spending and development assistance in 188 countries, 1995–2015
Summary Background Comparable estimates of health spending are crucial for the assessment of health systems and to optimally deploy health resources. The methods used to track health spendingExpand
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Patient Satisfaction with Primary Health Care – A Comparison between the Insured and Non-Insured under the National Health Insurance Policy in Ghana
Ghana has initiated various health sector reforms over the past decades aimed at strengthening institutions, improving the overall health system and increasing access to healthcare services by allExpand
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Treatment-Seeking Behaviour and Social Health Insurance in Africa: The Case of Ghana Under the National Health Insurance Scheme
Health insurance is attracting more and more attention as a means for improving health care utilization and protecting households against impoverishment from out-of-pocket expenditures. CurrentlyExpand
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Determinants and Distribution of Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Knowledge in Ghana
Globally, nearly 37 million people are living with HIV with about 70 percent of these living in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Stigma and discrimination remain one of the major barriers to preventing newExpand
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Social health insurance schemes in Africa leave out the poor.
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Multi-centre point-prevalence survey of hospital-acquired infections in Ghana.
BACKGROUND There is a paucity of data describing hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) in Africa. OBJECTIVE To describe the prevalence and distribution of HAIs in acute care hospitals in Ghana. Expand
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Malaria care seeking behavior of individuals in Ghana under the NHIS: Are we back to the use of informal care?
BackgroundMalaria is Ghana's most endemic disease; occurring across most parts of the country with a significant impact on individuals and the health system as whole. Treatment seeking for malariaExpand
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