Title: Policy of free healthcare for children under six in Vietnam: assessment of its non-usage during hospitalization for diarrhea in Ho Chi Minh City
Author: Shieh, Mae
Institution: Swiss Tropical & Public Health Institute, Basel
Graduate date: 2013-04-10 (W3C-DTF)
Document: MIH Abstract Mae Shieh.pdf
Description:
In Vietnam, the policy of free healthcare for children under six years of age (FCCU6) has encountered implementation difficulties since its inception and out-of-pocket (OOP) medical expenditures for Vietnamese households continue to be high. We aimed to provide insights into the non-usage of FCCU6 for hospitalization of diarrhea, and assess the risk of catastrophic expenditure for those households who forgo FCCU6.
Classification: 2013 (LCSH)
Language: English
Date Of Record Creation: 2013-12-02 03:37:32 (W3C-DTF)
Date Of Record Release: 2013-12-02 03:40:36 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2013-12-02 03:41:21 (W3C-DTF)

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