Volume 12 Supplement 1

Selected articles from Universal Coverage: Can We Guarantee Health For All?

Proceedings

Edited by Pascale Allotey, Daniel D Reidpath, Shenglan Tang, Shajahan Yasin, Su Lin Chong and Julius Chee Ho Cheah

Supported by Global Public Health, Monash University Sunway Campus; Philips Healthcare; Deloitte and Touche, Singapore; and Sanofi Aventis Malaysia

Universal Coverage: Can We Guarantee Health For All?. Go to conference site.

Bandar Sunway, Malaysia

3-4 October 2011

  1. Proceedings

    Universal access: making health systems work for women

    Universal coverage by health services is one of the core obligations that any legitimate government should fulfil vis-à-vis its citizens. However, universal coverage may not in itself ensure universal access t...

    TK Sundari Ravindran

    BMC Public Health 2012 12(Suppl 1):S4

    Published on: 22 June 2012

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    Why has the Universal Coverage Scheme in Thailand achieved a pro-poor public subsidy for health care?

    Thailand has achieved universal health coverage since 2002 through the implementation of the Universal Coverage Scheme (UCS) for 47 million of the population who were neither private sector employees nor gover...

    Supon Limwattananon, Viroj Tangcharoensathien, Kanjana Tisayaticom, Tawekiat Boonyapaisarncharoen and Phusit Prakongsai

    BMC Public Health 2012 12(Suppl 1):S6

    Published on: 22 June 2012

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    Financing Universal Coverage in Malaysia: a case study

    One of the challenges to maintain an agenda for universal coverage and equitable health system is to develop effective structuring and management of health financing. Global experiences with different systems ...

    Hong Teck Chua and Julius Chee Ho Cheah

    BMC Public Health 2012 12(Suppl 1):S7

    Published on: 22 June 2012