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*  Health in Thailand
Thailand introduced universal coverage reforms in 2001, one of only a handful of lower-middle income countries to do so. Means- ... Thailand achieved universal coverage with relatively low levels of spending on health, but it faces significant challenges: ... Hughes D, Leethongdee S (2007). "Universal coverage in the land of smiles: lessons from Thailand's 30 baht health reforms". ... The National Health Security Office (NHSO) allocates funding through the universal coverage program. Other health-related ...
*  Healthcare reform in the United States
coverage a lifesaver". Boston Globe. May 5, 2014. CRAIG, DAVID M., ed. (2014-01-01). Health Care as a Social Good. Religious ... A study of the effects of the Massachusetts universal health care law (which took effect in 2006) found a 3% drop in mortality ... Even for those who are employed, the private insurance in the US varies greatly in its coverage; one study by the Commonwealth ... A number of proposals have been made for a universal single-payer healthcare system in the United States, most recently the ...
*  Universal Health Coverage Day
... is celebrated annually on December 12 and is promoted by the World Health Organization. December ... Universal health coverage has been included in the new Sustainable Development Goals for 2015-2030, adopted by the United ... Bailey, R. Highlighting water, sanitation and hygiene on Universal Health Coverage Day, Water Aid Global website, accessed ... In relation to target 3.8 to achieve Universal Health Coverage July 2015. ...
*  Massachusetts health care reform
"Does Universal Coverage Improve Health? The Massachusetts Experience (NBER Working Paper No. 17893)". Retrieved 12 March 2012 ... coverage and increased health coverage subsidy programs and required employers to either provide coverage or pay an assessment ... This compared to 97.3 percent having coverage in the state in 2009 and 83.3 percent having coverage nationwide. Among children ... The Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation sponsored a study, "Roadmap to Coverage," to expand coverage to everyone in the ...
*  Uxbridge, Massachusetts
Krasner, Jeffrey (December 5, 2006). "The rock stars of universal coverage". The Boston Globe. Retrieved September 23, 2007. " ...
*  Health For All
Immunisation must similarly achieve universal coverage. Health For All is thus a holistic concept calling for efforts in ...
*  History of Social Security in the United States
Social Security gradually moved toward universal coverage. By 1950, debates moved away from which occupational groups should be ... Ministers could elect coverage as self-employed. 1956 Members of the uniformed services. Remainder of professional self- ... After October 1951, coverage is retroactive to 1937.) 1954 Farm self-employed. Professional self-employed except lawyers, ... The act also denied coverage to individuals who worked intermittently. These jobs were dominated by women and minorities. For ...
*  Health insurance
The universal compulsory coverage provides for treatment in case of illness or accident and pregnancy. Health insurance covers ... "Universal coverage of health services: tailoring its implementation." Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 2008; 86(11): ... This scheme has helped reach 90% of the country's population with health care coverage. Healthcare in Switzerland is universal ... and every person will get at least the minimum level of coverage. Since 1974, New Zealand has had a system of universal no- ...
*  Dick Ebersol
Finn, Chad (February 12, 2010). "NBC's universal coverage will be hard to miss". The Boston Globe. Retrieved June 7, 2011. ... He assumed the title as Chairman of NBC Universal Sports & Olympics in May 2004 when NBC and Universal merged. Ebersol produced ... In 2008, NBC won the Peabody Award for its coverage of the Beijing Opening Ceremony along with Chinese film director Zhang ... Kay, Jeremy (May 13, 2004). "NBC Universal merger is complete". Screendaily.com. Retrieved June 7, 2011. Reynolds, Mike (March ...
*  ColoradoCare
Jack Healy (April 28, 2016). "Colorado Weighs Replacing Obama's Health Policy With Universal Coverage". The New York Times. ... ColoradoCare was a citizens' initiative to amend the Constitution of Colorado to provide a system of universal health care. It ... and provide coverage for all residents, with no deductibles. List of Colorado ballot measures "Colorado State Health Care ...
*  Rüdiger Krech
"Sustainable health financing, universal coverage and social health insurance". World Health Organization. 2005. Retrieved ... "Human resources for universal health coverage: from evidence to policy and action" (with M. Sales, M. P. Kieny and C. F. ... An advocate for universal health coverage, social determinants of health, Health in All Policies and social protection, he is ... universal coverage and social health insurance, passed in 2005. In October 2009, Krech returned to the World Health ...
*  Healthcare in South Africa
"Health Care Financing in South Africa: moving toward universal coverage." Continuing Medical Education. February 2010 Vol. 28, ... Following the end of the Second World War, South Africa saw a rapid growth in the coverage of private medical provision, with ...
*  Sania Nishtar
... potential to achieve universal coverage for health. Attaining Universal Health Coverage - A research initiative to support ... Articles and columns by Sania Nishtar on The News International Articles by Sania Nishtar on The Huffington Post Media coverage ...
*  Sarawak
"Role of traditional and complementary medicine in universal coverage" (PDF). Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine. 11 (2 ... Fadillah also said that the rural electricity coverage had improved over the last few years with 91% of the households in ...
*  Ford Global Anthem
The result was near-universal coverage of the entire USA. It was shown on huge electronic screens at 9pm in Times Square New ... The ad also aired on New Year's Day during broadcast coverage of blockbuster movies like The Bodyguard on CBS and Jurassic Park ... Television viewers in the USA saw Anthem again on January 1, 2000 during coverage of highly watched events, including the Rose ... Ford strategically announced their plans in advance and there was widespread news coverage prior to the ads premier generating ...
*  Drinking water
... and to look beyond the MDG target towards universal coverage. Expanding WASH (Water, Sanitation, Hygiene) coverage and ... to dramatically increase safe drinking water coverage in countries in sub-Saharan Africa and Oceania; to promote global ...
*  Single-payer healthcare
Universal Health Insurance Coverage Using Medicare's Payment Rates, Congressional Budget Office, December 1991. "Single-Payer ... Prior to 1977, the country had voluntary private health insurance, but reforms initiated in 1977 resulted in universal coverage ... f the US were to shift to a system of universal coverage and a single payer, as in Canada, the savings in administrative costs ... the path to universal coverage". World Health Organization. Retrieved 2017-10-31. "Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for ...
*  Socialized medicine
Universal coverage can also be achieved by making purchase of insurance compulsory. For example, European countries with ... It was a label, at the dawn of the cold war, meant to suggest that anybody advocating universal access to health care must be a ... However, when defining any group scheme, the same rules must apply to everyone in the scheme so some coverage rules had to be ... Insurers do not cover these because they feel they do not need to since the NHS already provides coverage and to provide the ...
*  Healthcare in Germany
"The long road to universal health coverage. A century of lessons for development strategy" (PDF). Seattle: PATH. Retrieved ... DiPiero, Albert (2004). "Universal Problems & Universal Healthcare: 6 COUNTRIES - 6 SYSTEMS" (PDF). Archived from the original ... Key factors affecting the transition towards universal coverage" (PDF). International Social Security Review. 58 (1): 45-64. ... Germany has a universal multi-payer system with two main types of health insurance. Germans are offered three mandatory health ...
*  Health insurance mandate
The system has virtual universal coverage, with about 99% of people having insurance. The laws behind the system were created ... "Laying the Groundwork for Universal Health Care Coverage". The Heritage Foundation. Archived from the original on 2011-09-13. " ... "The Individual Mandate - An Affordable and Fair Approach to Achieving Universal Coverage". New England Journal of Medicine. 361 ... pre-condition to universal health care, since any non-compulsory reform would fail to expand coverage. A 2008 AHIP/Kaiser forum ...
*  Social security in Germany
The child care system in Germany can be seen as universal in coverage, though regulations may vary from Land to Land, and ... Bump, Jesse B. (October 19, 2010). "The long road to universal health coverage. A century of lessons for development strategy ... Key factors affecting the transition towards universal coverage" (PDF). International Social Security Review. 58 (1): 45-64. ... Germany has a universal multi-payer health care system with two main types of health insurance: "Statutory Health Insurance" ( ...
*  California elections, 1992
Supporters urged passage to simplify insurance options and provide more universal coverage; opponents believed costs could not ... The Basic Health Care Coverage proposition is a voter-referred statute that would require employers to provide health care ... coverage for employees and dependents. It would limit employee contributions, specify benefits, and provide employer tax ...
*  National health insurance
"The long road to universal health coverage. A century of lessons for development strategy" (PDF). Seattle: PATH. Retrieved ... Key factors affecting the transition towards universal coverage" (PDF). International Social Security Review. 58 (1): 45-64. ... Subsidized coverage (NHIS) Health care in Japan - People without insurance through employers can participate in a national ... Full text Health Care for America NOW!. An advocacy group that supports a public health insurance option for universal health ...
*  Daryl Reid
In the latter capacity, he called for the WCB to adopt universal coverage. He later spoke against a proposed merger of Canadian ... Myron Love and Angela Stelmakowich, "Man should adopt universal coverage, provide pensions for chronic pain: NDP", Canadian ...
*  Social inequality
"US Census". Veugeulers, P; Yip, A. (2003). "Socioeconomic Disparities in Health Care Use: Does Universal Coverage Reduce ... While universal access to health care may not completely eliminate health inequalities, it has been shown that it greatly ... The Middle classes are those who rely mostly on wives' employment and depends on credits from the bank and medical coverage. ... In countries that have a universal health care system, health inequalities have been reduced. In Canada, for example, equity in ...
*  Australian constitutional law
The expected coverage of this law is approximately 85% of the Australian workforce. That proportion is likely to increase as ... Along with the grants power, it is the basis for the Medicare scheme of universal health insurance. The High Court decided that ... "the long established universal adult suffrage may now be recognized as a fact and as a result it is doubtful whether ... ... these words guaranteed qualified universal franchise, and limited the Federal government's legislative power to limit that ...
*  Health systems by country
Health care in Cuba consists of a government-coordinated system that guarantees universal coverage and consumes a lower ... According to T.R. Reid, Taiwan achieves "remarkable efficiency", costing ≈6 percent of GDP universal coverage; however, this ... The National Health Security Office (NHSO) allocates funding through the Universal Coverage program. Other health-related ... "universal health coverage" allowing the entire French population to benefit from Health care. In some systems, patients can ...