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 DeCS Categories

N03 Health Care Economics and Organizations .
N03.219 Economics .
N03.219.521 Financing, Organized .
N03.219.521.576 Insurance .
N03.219.521.576.265 Insurance Coverage .
N03.219.521.576.265.500 Universal Coverage .
SP1 Health Policy, Planning and Management .
SP1.006 Health Planning .
SP1.006.082 Health Services Coverage .
SP1.006.082.088 Private Health Care Coverage .
SP1.006.082.093 State Health Care Coverage .
SP9 Health Law .
SP9.020 Human Rights .
SP9.020.010 Right to Health .
SP9.020.010.005 Health Services Accessibility .
SP9. Universal Health Coverage .
SP9. Financial Risk Protection .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Universal Health Coverage .
Socialized Health Care .
Universal Care .
Universal Health Care .
Universal Health Coverage and Universal Access .
Universal Health .
Universal health coverage implies that all people have access, without discrimination, to nationally determined sets of the promotive, preventive, curative and rehabilitative basic health services needed and essential, safe, affordable, effective and quality medicines, while ensuring that the use of these services does not expose the users to financial hardship, with a special emphasis on the poor, vulnerable and marginalized segments of the population (From: Social Protection and universal health coverage. UN General Assembly, 67th Section, 2012. p.4. Available in: UHC is firmly based on the WHO constitution of 1948 declaring health a fundamental human right and on the Health for All agenda set by the Alma Ata declaration in 1978. UHC cuts across all of the health-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and brings hope of better health and protection for the world’s poorest. (From: What is Universal coverage? WHO, 2017. Available in: .
Universal Coverage .
Coverage, Universal .
Health insurance coverage for all persons in a state or country, rather than for some subset of the population. It may extend to the unemployed as well as to the employed; to aliens as well as to citizens; for pre-existing conditions as well as for current illnesses; for mental as well as for physical conditions. .
State Health Care Coverage .
State Health Coverage .
State Medical Coverage .
The extension of public health services provided to the population. .
Private Health Care Coverage .
Private Medical Coverage .
Private Health Coverage .
Private Health Coverage Assistance .
The extended health care services rendered to population by private institutions. .
Financial Risk Protection .
Affordability .
Financial Protection .
Protection against Financial Risk .
Protection against Financial Risks .
Financial risk protection or affordability is one of the objectives or factors included in the definition of UNIVERSAL HEALTH COVERAGE. A system for financing health services so people do not suffer financial hardship when using them. This can be achieved in a variety of ways. (From: What is universal health coverage? WHO, 2014. Available in: .