E-learning on Social Health Protection - addressing inequities in access to health care

E-leaning on Social Health Protection - addressing inequities in access to health care

E-learning on Social Health Protection - addressing inequities in access to health care

21 February–8 April 2022
The course is available in English, Français
Introduction to the course

This course is about health coverage within the context of national social protection systems, including floors. The course will provide an overview of the objectives of social health protection and its contribution to reaching universal health coverage (UHC) and universal social protection (USP) in the context of the 2030 agenda. It will then examine the state of coverage and macro-trends at global and country level, before exploring the guiding principles provided by ILO standards for the design and operationalization of coverage expansion. The course will focus on the extension of the various dimensions of coverage and will provide insights on the technical options for coverage expansion.

Who attends this course?

The course is designed for executives, managers, planners, financial officers and other professionals responsible for healthcare and health insurance schemes, in both governmental and non-governmental sectors. Representatives of employers ' and workers ' organizations are particularly welcome. The course primarily addresses the needs of practitioners and policymakers; however, individuals working in research roles within health systems will also benefit from participating in this training activity.

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