Mutual health insurance in Rwanda: evidence on access to care and financial risk protection.

@article{Saksena2011MutualHI,
  title={Mutual health insurance in Rwanda: evidence on access to care and financial risk protection.},
  author={Priyanka Saksena and Ad{\'e}lio Fernandes Antunes and Ke Xu and Laurent Musango and Guy J Carrin},
  journal={Health policy},
  year={2011},
  volume={99 3},
  pages={203-9}
}
OBJECTIVE Rwanda has expanded mutual health insurance considerably in recent years, which has a great potential for making health services more accessible. In this paper, we examine the effect of mutual health insurance (MHI) on utilization of health services and financial risk protection. METHODS We used data from a nationally representative survey from 2005-2006. We analysed this data through summary statistics as well as regression models. FINDINGS Our statistical modelling shows that… CONTINUE READING

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