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Role of insurance in determining utilization of healthcare and financial risk protection in India.

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Summary of "Role of insurance in determining utilization of healthcare and financial risk protection in India."

Universal health coverage has become a policy goal in most developing economies. We assess the association of health insurance (HI) schemes in general, and RSBY (National Health Insurance Scheme) in particular, on extent and pattern of healthcare utilization. Secondly, we assess the relationship of HI and RSBY on out-of-pocket (OOP) expenditures and financial risk protection (FRP).

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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0211793

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