This is a brief introductory guide to health insurance. It is written primarily for people thinking about introducing health insurance, including senior staff of Ministries of Health and in development agencies. The purpose of the guide is to explain the concepts and terms used in health insurance and to identify key issues for those considering its introduction as a means of financing health care.
Conn, C.P.; Walford, V. Helpdesk Report: An introduction to Health Insurance for Low Income Countries. Health Systems Resource Centre, UK (1998) 22 pp.