Browse by Author "Caballes, Alvin B."

  • Analysis of Catastrophic Health Financing by Key Institutions 

    Caballes, Alvin B. (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2016-12-30)
    This Policy Note describes the participation of public and private agencies that provide financing support for patients faced with catastrophic health expenditures. It also provides a framework that will facilitate the third-party financing for such ...
  • Analysis of catastrophic health financing by key institutions 

    Caballes, Alvin B. (Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2016-12-30)
    Financial risk protection is one of the three main thrusts of the Department of Health’s (DOH) Universal Healthcare initiative. This raises the need to mitigate the patients and their families’ catastrophic health expenditures, or out-of-pocket spending ...