No need for need norms : why central planning cannot work for health care.
It is widely recognised that South Africa, like other countries, has inequities in health and in access to health care.
Centralised formal planning is used by the Department of National Health and Population Development and advocated by others as the approach to social justice and equitable distribution of health care resources.
Tits approach is typical of the central planning of command economies.
The reasons why central planning cannot work for health care are explained and an alternative approach is suggested which emphasises decentralised management.
Mots-clés Pascal : Besoin, Evaluation, République Sud Africaine, Afrique, Santé, Soin santé primaire, Coût, Homme, Politique sanitaire, Développement, Distribution
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Need, Evaluation, South Africa, Africa, Health, Primary health care, Costs, Human, Health policy, Development, Distribution
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 92-0690746
Code Inist : 002B30A01B. Création : 199406.