Table of contents for Social health insurance for developing nations / by William C. Hsiao and R. Paul Shaw, with contributions by Andrew Fraker ... [et al.].

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Contents
Foreword
Acknowledgments
Abbreviations and Acronyms
1. Introduction, Context, and Theory 
William C. Hsiao and R. Paul Shaw
Context
Theory and Principles
References
2. Design and Implementation of Social Health Insurance
William C. Hsiao
Design
Implementation
Summary
References
3. Kenya: Designing Social Health Insurance 
Andrew Fraker and William Hsiao
Background
Design of the NSHIF
Implementation Issues
Conclusion
References
4. Ghana: Initiating Social Health Insurance
Sreekanth Ramachandra and William Hsiao
Background
Evolution of Health Financing Mechanisms
Design Issues
Implementation Issues
Successes and Challenges
 References
5. The Philippines: Extending Coverage beyond the Formal Sector	 
Matthew Jowett and William Hsiao
Background
Delivery of Health Services
Design and Implementation Issues
Impact of SHI
References
6. Colombia: Social Health Insurance with Managed Competition to Improve Health Care Delivery
Diana Pinto and William Hsiao
Background
Health Care Reform
Design
Implementation
Achievements
Challenges
References
7. Thailand: Achieving Universal Coverage with Social Health Insurance	
Piya Hanvoravongchai and William Hsiao
Background
Health Insurance Development Before Universal Coverage
Achieving Universal Coverage
Lessons Learned from Universal Coverage
Challenges
Conclusion
References
8. Lessons Learned and Policy Implications 	 
William C. Hsiao and R. Paul Shaw
The Development Context Matters
The Five Country Case Studies
Positive Changes Attributable to SHI
Major Problems Inherent in Implementation
Policy Implications
Conclusions
 References

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Insurance, Health -- Developing countries.
Social security -- Developing countries.
Insurance, Health.
Social Security -- economics.
Developing Countries.
Health Policy.