Rural Health Update # 3: Rural-Proofing Health Care Financing in SA

Rural Health Update # 3: Rural-Proofing Health Care Financing in SA

The transformation of the health sector can only truly improve access to historically neglected rural communities if persistent structural inequities are addressed. These inequities relate to the distribution of financial, human and material resources. This third issue of Rural Health Update deals with inequities in the allocation of financial resources to rural health. It answers the following question:

“What structural inequities in rural health financing need to be addressed in health system reform to achieve equity in access to health care services for all?”

To download the Rural Health Update # 3: Rural-Proofing Health Care Financing in SA, click here.

For additional information on this update contact Daygan Eagar at info@rhap.org.za or on 011 880 995.