Improving access for the poorest to public sector health services: insights from Kirivong Operational Health District in Cambodia.

@article{Jacobs2006ImprovingAF,
  title={Improving access for the poorest to public sector health services: insights from Kirivong Operational Health District in Cambodia.},
  author={Bart Jacobs and Neil Lewis Price},
  journal={Health policy and planning},
  year={2006},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={27-39}
}
This article presents research findings into the effectiveness of an innovative equity fund approach to improving access to public sector health services for the poor in Kirivong Operational Health District in Cambodia. The operational health district is the lowest organizational level in the Cambodian health system, providing services through health centres and a single referral hospital. An equity fund involves a third party identifying the poor and paying user fees on their behalf by… CONTINUE READING

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