ERIC Number: ED256711
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Health System Support for Primary Health Care. A Study Based on the Technical Discussions Held During the Thirty-fourth World Health Assembly, 1981. Public Health Papers No. 80.
Kleczkowski, Bogdan M.; And Others
This monograph on health problems and health systems throughout the world addresses the following topics: (1) global health patterns and prospects; (2) basic concepts on primary health care and prerequisites of support to primary health care; (3) organizing health system support for primary health care; (4) intersectoral support for primary health care; (5) community cooperation; (6) manpower planning and training to ensure effective functioning of health personnel; (7) allocation and use of resources and financing; (8) management and supportive supervision; and (9) health care facilities, equipment, and supplies. Concluding remarks are presented on policy considerations, action on the topics reviewed, and recommendations on the support process. (JD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: World Health Organization, Geneva (Switzerland).