A sustainability assessment of a health equity fund initiative in Cambodia.

@article{Jacobs2007ASA,
  title={A sustainability assessment of a health equity fund initiative in Cambodia.},
  author={Bart Jacobs and Neil Lewis Price and Sam Oeun Sam},
  journal={The International journal of health planning and management},
  year={2007},
  volume={22 3},
  pages={183-203}
}
All but one of the health equity funds (HEFs) currently operating in Cambodia, introduced to address the adverse effects of low user fee exemption rates, rely heavily on external funding and have high administrative overheads. This article reports on a study of one type of HEF, based in Kirivong Operational Health District (KOD) and operated through local pagoda structures, which demonstrates minimal reliance on external funding and low administrative overheads. We utilize an adapted… CONTINUE READING