Are We Asking All the Right Questions About Quality of Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries?

Document Type: Letter to Editor

Authors

1 College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia

2 Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India

3 Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Abstract

Are We Asking All the Right Questions About Quality of Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries?

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Dear Editor,

Quality of care (QoC) – what it is and how to achieve it – is a hot topic in Global Health. Contextualised by the widespread interest in universal health coverage (UHC) reforms in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) a number of high-profile initiatives and networks now exist on the topic (eg, The Lancet Global health Commission on High Quality Health, the Network for Improving Quality of Care for Maternal, newborn and Child Health, The Primary Health Care Performance Initiative).1-3 ... (Read more...)

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