Micro health insurance in Bangladesh: prospects and challenges

Shehrin Shaila Mahmood
Micro health insurance (MHI), a healthcare financing tool in the developing world, is the focus of this thesis. MHI is increasingly being seen as a transitional mechanism to establish large-scale health insurance systems, which can potentially turn out-of-pocket (OOP) payments into a pre-payment system that spreads the financial risks associated with ill health across a wide range of clients. Globally, developing countries have the largest proportion of healthcare spending financed by OOP payments. Bangladesh displays...
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