The Impact of Community Based Health Insurance Schemes on Out-of-Pocket Healthcare Spending: Evidence from Rwanda »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Andinet Woldemichael , Daniel Gurara , and Abebe Shimeles
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 22 February 2019
Keywords: Consumer price indexes, Demographic indicators, Health insurance, Poverty, Health care, Healthcare spending, low-income, Rwanda, out-of-pocket, treatment effect
Achieving universal health coverage, including financial risk protection and access to quality essential health-care services, is one of the main Sustainable Development Goals. In low-income countries, innovative a...