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Revisiting Health Financing Brochure

November 29, 2019

The Health Financing technical initiative was launched after extensive consultations with JLN member countries and the JLN Steering Group, including during the Annual UHC Financing Forum (April 2016, Washington DC), the 2016 JLN Global Meeting (July 2016, Malaysia), and through multiple JLN Member surveys. The World Bank led a country-by-country consultation was from February to […]

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Empanelment: A Foundational Component of Primary Health Care

July 19, 2019

This overview introduces what empanelment is, how to do it effectively, and why it delivers benefits to countries on the road to universal health coverage.

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Using Health Data Case Studies

December 10, 2018

Three case studies examining the use of data for chronic disease management, financial management, and claims data utilization to improve universal health coverage.

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Financing and Payment Models for Primary Health Care: Six Lessons from JLN Country Experience

December 22, 2017

In most countries, primary health care (PHC) providers are the first point of contact that most people have with the larger health care system. Primary health care is accessed the most by patients and can have the greatest impact on health outcomes compared with other parts of the system. However, many countries find it challenging […]

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Promoting Interoperability of Health Insurance Information Systems through a Health Data Dictionary

August 14, 2014

This paper aims to aid countries that are consolidating health insurance schemes to achieve universal coverage by providing an overview for national policymakers on the role of the health data dictionaries (HDD) and why establishing one early on is a key step in promoting system interoperability.