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Community Engagement in Support of Moving Toward Universal Health Coverage.

07:00 EST 1st January 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Community Engagement in Support of Moving Toward Universal Health Coverage."

Community engagement describes a complex political process with dynamic negotiation and renegotiation of power and authority between providers and recipients of health care in order to achieve a shared goal of universal health care coverage. Though examples exist of community engagement projects, there is very little guidance on how to implement and embed community engagement as a concerted, integrated, strategic, and sustained component of health systems. Through a series of case studies, this article explores the factors that enable community engagement particularly with a direct impact on health systems.

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Name: Health systems and reform
ISSN: 2328-8620
Pages: 66-77

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