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Progressive segmented health insurance: Colombian health reform and access to health services
Equal access for poor populations to health services is a comprehensive objective for any health reform. The Colombian health reform addressed this issue through a segmented progressive social health insurance approach. ...
Integration of a Technology-Based Mental Health Screening Program Into Routine Practices of Primary Health Care Services in Peru (The Allillanchu Project): Development and Implementation
(JMIR Publications, 2018)
BACKGROUND: Despite their high prevalence and significant burden, mental disorders such as depression remain largely underdiagnosed and undertreated. OBJECTIVE: The aim of the Allillanchu Project was to design, develop, ...
Comorbidity of common mental disorders with cancer and their treatment gap: Findings from the World Mental Health Surveys
This study aimed to study the comorbidity of common mental disorders (CMDs) and cancer, and the mental health treatment gap among community residents with active cancer, cancer survivors and cancer-free respondents in 13 ...
Methodological contributions towards the study of health care production: lessons from a research study on barriers and access in mental health
(Universidad Nacional de Lanus, 2012-01-01)
This article presents methodological contributions and a conceptual innovation for thinking about the production of health care, stemming from a study on access and barriers in mental health carried out in the municipality ...
Economic aspects of health services
(Helbing & Lichtenhahn Verlag Ag, 1979)
Therapeutic Project at Extra-Hospital Mental Health Services: a critical reflection on the elaboration and management of services' therapeutic projects
(UNIV SAO PAULO, FAC SAUDE PUBLICASAO PAULO, 2013-08-02)
Based on a study conducted in Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil in extra-hospital mental health services that addressed the organization of these services, therapeutic projects and the inclusion of psychosocial rehabilitation in ...
Health equity in the world's most unequal region: A challenge for public policy in Latin America Equidad en salud en la región más desigual del mundo: Un reto de políticas públicas en América Latina
(Instituto Nacional de Salud, 2013)
Re-democratization has transformed the social agenda and the role of the state in Latin America with a growing commitment to health equity and social justice, yet these aspirations are strained by the region's profound ...
Health-system reform and universal health coverage in Latin America
Starting in the late 1980s, many Latin American countries began social sector reforms to alleviate poverty, reduce socioeconomic inequalities, improve health outcomes, and provide financial risk protection. In particular, ...