Progress toward universal health coverage in ASEAN

  title={Progress toward universal health coverage in ASEAN},
  author={Hoang Van Minh and Nicola S Pocock and Nathorn Chaiyakunapruk and Chhea Chhorvann and Ha Duc and Piya Hanvoravongchai and Jeremy Lim and Don Eliseo Lucero-Prisno and Nawi Ng and Natalie Phaholyothin and Alay Phonvisay and Kyaw Min Soe and Vanphanom Sychareun},
  booktitle={Global health action},
BACKGROUND The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is characterized by much diversity in terms of geography, society, economic development, and health outcomes. The health systems as well as healthcare structure and provisions vary considerably. Consequently, the progress toward Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in these countries also varies. This paper aims to describe the progress toward UHC in the ASEAN countries and discuss how regional integration could influence UHC. DESIGN… CONTINUE READING
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