Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Universal Health Coverage

Edited by Aida Isabel Tavares

ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management, University of Lisbon

The chapters in this book contribute to the wide discussion on universal health coverage. The variety of topics discussed here confirms the importance of UHC for academics and health professionals and also the controversies and challenges of its implementation.I invite you to read the book and be involved in the discussions around the goals of universal health coverage.

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Universal Health CoverageEdited by Aida Isabel Tavares

Published: November 27th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77664

ISBN: 978-1-78984-975-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-974-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-78984-646-1

Copyright year: 2019

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1818 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Introductory Chapter: Universal Health Coverage

By Aida Isabel Tavares

48

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2. Provider Payment Mechanisms: Effective Policy Tools for Achieving Universal and Sustainable Healthcare Coverage

By Abualbishr Alshreef

222

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3. Universal Health Coverage, Long-Term Care, and Funding in an Aging Era

By Aida Isabel Tavares and Pedro Lopes Ferreira

145

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4. Healthcare Coverage and Affordability in Nigeria: An Alternative Model to Equitable Healthcare Delivery

By Alex E. Asakitikpi

694

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5. Caring for Older People - Improving Healthcare Quality to Ensure Well-Being and Dignity

By Sandra Pennbrant and Margareta Karlsson

245

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6. An Intersectional Innovative Analysis of How Providers’ Discourses Interact with Universal Healthcare Access

By Lorena Saletti-Cuesta and Lila Aizenberg

163

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7. The Brazilian Unified Health System: Thirty Years of Advances and Resistance

By Telma Maria Gonçalves Menicucci

158

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8. Economic Crisis, Decentralisation and Health Inequalities: The Case of Italy

By Stefano Neri

144

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