TITLE

Rwanda hikes premiums in health insurance overhaul

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/20/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 13, pE973
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the plan in Rwanda to retool its health care system, in which health insurance premiums will be increased. It states that under the scheme, premiums will range from 3000-7000 Rwandan franc (RWF) each person. Rwanda's Minister of Health Agnes Binagwaho comments that the old scheme was not intended to be permanent.
ACCESSION #
66291604

 

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