Beyond clinical skills: key capacities needed for universal health coverage

Viroj Tangcharoensathien; Evans, David B.
November 2013
Bulletin of the World Health Organization;Nov2013, Vol. 91 Issue 11, p801
Academic Journal
The authors reflect on the key capacities which are needed for universal health coverage across the globe. They suggest that a global commitment to achieving universal health coverage has grown increasingly strong. They argue that several capacities, including translating evidence into policy, the capacity to design universal health coverage systems and the capacity to raise revenue, must be part of the discussion surrounding universal health coverage.


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