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Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - Third Additional Financing for Second Health Sector Support Program - P154911 (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSA15003 AUG 10, 2015

Rose,Laura L.

Performance-based financing toolkit : Manual de pago por desempeño (Spanish,English)

This toolkit addresses the questions what and why, while focusing on the answer to how it can be done. The toolkit is pervaded by answers to the first question, while explaining the how to: the process, the planning, the design, and the implementation of performance-based financing (PBF) schemes. ... See More +

Publication 85412 JUL 21, 2015

Bredenkamp,Caryn; Fritsche,Gyorgy Bela; Meessen,Bruno; Ndizeye,Cedric; Soeters,Robert Anthony; Heteren,Godelieve Van

The next wave of deaths from Ebola ? the impact of health care worker mortality (English)

The ongoing Ebola outbreak in West Africa has put a huge strain on already weak health systems. Ebola deaths have been disproportionately concentrated among health care workers, exacerbating existing skill shortages in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone in a way that will negatively affect the health of the populations even after Ebola has been eliminated. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7344 JUL 08, 2015

Evans,David; Goldstein,Markus P.; Popova,Anna

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Health Sector Enhancement Project (English)

Ratings for the Health Sector Enhancement Project for Bosnia and Herzegovina were as follows: outcomes were moderately satisfactory, the risk to development outcome was moderate, the Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and the Borrower performance was also moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3479 JUN 23, 2015

China - Rural Health Project (English)

The Rural Health Project for China had a satisfactory outcome with low and negligible risk to development outcome, moderately satisfactory performance by the Bank, and satisfactory performance by the borrower. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR2967 JUN 22, 2015

Brazil - Second Phase of the Family Health Extension Program Project (English)

Ratings for the Second Phase of the Family Health Extension Program Project for Brazil were as follows: outcomes were unsatisfactory, risk to development outcome was substantial, Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and Borrower performance was unsatisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR2372 JUN 22, 2015

India - Impact evaluation of results-based payments for hospital care for the poor in Karnataka state (English)

With a population of 65 million, the state of Karnataka in the south of India is considered among the better-off states in the country. However, there are significant socio-economic disparities, with large populations living in deep poverty, particularly in the rural northern part of the state. ... See More +

Working Paper 97519 JUN 18, 2015

Panama - Health Equity and Performance Improvement Project (English)

Ratings for the Health Equity and Performance Improvement Project for Panama were as follows: outcomes were moderately satisfactory, risk to development outcome was low or negligible, Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and Borrower performance was moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3380 JUN 16, 2015

Toward universal health coverage and equity in Latin America and the Caribbean : evidence from selected countries (English)

Over the past three decades, many countries in Latin America and the Caribbean have recognized health as a human right. Since the early 2000s, 46 million more people in the countries studied are covered by health programs with explicit entitlements to care. ... See More +

Publication 97473 JUN 11, 2015

Dmytraczenko,Tania [editor]; Almeida; Gisele [editor]

The health workforce in Latin America and the Caribbean : an analysis of Colombia, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay (English)

This report provides a status update on the human resources for health (HRH) sub-system in six Latin American and Caribbean countries: Colombia, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay. ... See More +

Publication 97475 JUN 04, 2015

Carpio,Carmen; Santiago Bench,Natalia

Argentina - Provincial Public Health Insurance Development Project : additional financing (English)

The development objectives of the Provincial Public Health Insurance Development Project for Argentina are to: (a) increase utilization and quality of key health services for the uninsured target population; and (b) improve institutional management by strengthening the incentives for results in participating provinces and among authorized providers. ... See More +

Project Paper PAD1397 JUN 03, 2015

The path to universal health coverage in Kenya : repositioning the role of the national hospital insurance fund (English)

The national hospital insurance fund’s (NHIF) mandate by the Ministry of Health (MOH) of Kenya to implement universal health coverage (UHC) generated controversy among stakeholders. ... See More +

Brief 99070 JUN 01, 2015

Mwaura,Racheal Njeri; Barasa,Edwin Wafula; Ramana,Gandham N.V.; Coarasa,Jorge A.; Rogo,Khama Odera

The path to universal health coverage in Bangladesh : bridging the gap of human resources for health (English)

Bangladesh is committed to achieving universal health coverage (UHC) by 2032; to this end, the government of Bangladesh is exploring policy options to increase fiscal space for health and expand coverage while improving service quality and availability. ... See More +

Publication 96623 MAY 22, 2015

El-Saharty,Sameh; Sparkes,Susan Powers; Barroy,Helene; Ahsan,Karar Zunaid; Ahmed,Syed Masud

Nicaragua - Strengthening the Public Health Care System Project (English)

The objectives of the Strengthening the Public Health Care System Project for Nicaragua are to: (a) strengthen quality and access to health services; (b) contribute to adapting the public health system to the country’s changing epidemiological profile; and (c) secure financial support in case of Public Health Alert or Public Health Emergency. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD1336 MAY 13, 2015

Tanzania - Basic Health Services Project : restructuring (English)

The objective of the Basic Health Services Project for Tanzania is to improve the geographic accessibility and use of basic health services by financing health service delivery and encouraging effective and efficient management of health services at the local level. ... See More +

Project Paper RES18905 MAY 13, 2015

Jobanputra,Sangeeta Raja

Universal health coverage in the Philippines : progress on financial protection goals (English)

Providing protection against the financial risk of high out-of-pocket health spending is one of the main goals of the Philippines’ health strategy. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7258 MAY 06, 2015

Bredenkamp,Caryn; Buisman,Leander Robert

Central African Republic - Health System Support Project : additional financing (English)

The Health System Support Project for the Central African Republic will increase utilization and improve the quality of maternal and child health services in targeted rural areas of the recipient’s territory and also provide emergency health services to the general population. ... See More +

Project Paper PAD1349 MAY 04, 2015

Zimbabwe - Health public expenditure review (English)

This Public Expenditure Review (PER) for health in Zimbabwe is an analytical report developed by the World Bank Health, Nutrition and Population Task Team working with the World Bank’s Macroeconomics and Fiscal Management Global Practice team, Zimbabwe’s Ministry of Finance and Economic Development (MOFED) and Ministry of Health and Child Care (MOHCC), with input from development partners. ... See More +

Other Health Study 97175 MAY 01, 2015

Mutasa,Ronald Upenyu

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Concept Stage) - Transforming Health Systems for Universal Care - P152394 (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSC13336 MAY 01, 2015

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Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Appraisal Stage) - Third Additional Financing for Second Health Sector Support Program - P154911 (English)
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AUG 10, 2015 ISDSA15003 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Performance-based financing toolkit : Manual de pago por desempeño (Spanish,English)
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JUL 21, 2015 85412 Publication
The next wave of deaths from Ebola ? the impact of health care worker mortality (English)
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JUL 08, 2015 WPS7344 Policy Research Working Paper
Bosnia and Herzegovina - Health Sector Enhancement Project (English)
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JUN 23, 2015 ICR3479 Implementation Completion and Results Report
China - Rural Health Project (English)
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JUN 22, 2015 ICR2967 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Brazil - Second Phase of the Family Health Extension Program Project (English)
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JUN 22, 2015 ICR2372 Implementation Completion and Results Report
India - Impact evaluation of results-based payments for hospital care for the poor in Karnataka state (English)
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JUN 18, 2015 97519 Working Paper
Panama - Health Equity and Performance Improvement Project (English)
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JUN 16, 2015 ICR3380 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Toward universal health coverage and equity in Latin America and the Caribbean : evidence from selected countries (English)
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JUN 11, 2015 97473 Publication
The health workforce in Latin America and the Caribbean : an analysis of Colombia, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay (English)
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JUN 04, 2015 97475 Publication
Argentina - Provincial Public Health Insurance Development Project : additional financing (English)
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JUN 03, 2015 PAD1397 Project Paper
Study of social public spending and intitutions in El Salvador : education, health, social protection and employment : Estudio del gasto público social y intitutions en El Salvador : la educación, la salud, la protección social y el empleo (Spanish)
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JUN 01, 2015 98798 Working Paper
The path to universal health coverage in Kenya : repositioning the role of the national hospital insurance fund (English)
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JUN 01, 2015 99070 Brief
The path to universal health coverage in Bangladesh : bridging the gap of human resources for health (English)
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MAY 22, 2015 96623 Publication
Nicaragua - Strengthening the Public Health Care System Project (English)
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MAY 13, 2015 PAD1336 Project Appraisal Document
Tanzania - Basic Health Services Project : restructuring (English)
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MAY 13, 2015 RES18905 Project Paper
Universal health coverage in the Philippines : progress on financial protection goals (English)
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MAY 06, 2015 WPS7258 Policy Research Working Paper
Central African Republic - Health System Support Project : additional financing (English)
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MAY 04, 2015 PAD1349 Project Paper
Zimbabwe - Health public expenditure review (English)
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MAY 01, 2015 97175 Other Health Study
Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (Concept Stage) - Transforming Health Systems for Universal Care - P152394 (English)
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MAY 01, 2015 ISDSC13336 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet