43136-012: Protecting the Health Status of the Poor during the Financial Crisis
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
Ensuring the poor free access to essential health services is necessary to mitigate the impact of the financial crisis. The proposed medicard program will ensure free care for a range of services at FGPs, SHCs, and designated hospitals and pharmacies. The program will use existing institutional arrangements of the health insurance system to reimburse participating facilities. The medicard program will target the poor, to be identified through means testing. It is conceived as a temporary ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Grant No. 9136
|Approval Date||30 Jul 2009|
|Closing Date||30 Apr 2014|
|Geographical Location||Component A (Medicard) will be implemented nationwide. Component B (Micronutrient) will cover 7 districts of Ulaanbaatar and eight aimags including Bulgan, Govisumber, Darhan-Uul, Dornogovi, Orhon, Ovorhangay, Hovsgol, and Hentiy.|
Not yet classified
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)|
Indigenous People: C
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