Affordable Access

The impact of Nepal's national incentive programme to promote safe delivery in the district of Makwanpur.

Authors
  • Powell-Jackson, T
  • Neupane, B D
  • Tiwari, S
  • Tumbahangphe, K
  • Manandhar, D
  • Costello, A M
Type
Published Article
Journal
Advances in health economics and health services research
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2009
Volume
21
Pages
221–249
Identifiers
PMID: 19791705
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The lack of any impact on neonatal mortality suggests that greater increases in utilisation or better quality of care are needed to improve health outcomes. The SDIP changed health care seeking behaviour only in those areas with women's groups highlighting the importance of effective communication of the policy to the wider public.

Report this publication

Statistics

Seen <100 times