Ethiopia Health Extension Program: An Institutionalized Community Approach for Universal Health Coverage (World Bank Studies) by Huihui Wang
English | Apr. 25, 2016 | ISBN: 1464808155 | 121 Pages | PDF | 3 MB
As a low-income country, Ethiopia has made impressive progress in improving health outcomes. Ethiopia Health Extension Program examines how the country s Health Extension Program (HEP) has contributed to the move toward Universal Health Coverage (UHC), and it sheds light on how other countries may learn from Ethiopia s experiences of HEP when designing their own path to UHC. One of the government s UHC strategies, HEP was introduced with limited resources and few essential health services.