Neoliberal reforms in health systems and the construction of long-lasting inequalities in health care: A case study from Chile.

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The aim of this article is to discuss how neoliberal policies implemented in the Chilean health system during the Pinochet regime have a lingering effect on equal access to health care today. The two-tier health system - public and private - that was introduced in the early 1980s as a means to improve efficiency and lower health-related costs, has led… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2017.03.005

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@article{Rotarou2017NeoliberalRI, title={Neoliberal reforms in health systems and the construction of long-lasting inequalities in health care: A case study from Chile.}, author={Elena S Rotarou and Dikaios Sakellariou}, journal={Health policy}, year={2017}, volume={121 5}, pages={495-503} }