Table 3

Key words or phrases for inclusion in the vision of the national health financing policy
Key words or phrases Number of respondents
High community participation 2
Quality (+ continuous service improvement) 4
Equitable and accessible health services 6
Social Insurance 1
Hospital Autonomy 2
Hospital Financing 1
How the Ministry should operate at some point in the future and how the population of Eritrea shall benefit from the health care system 1
Pro-poor/Increased government funding for the poor and disadvantaged 2
Cost containment 1
Increased affordability 2
Pricing policy 1
Improved efficiency & reduce waste 3
Increased government funding for priority diseases 1
Preventive measures 1
Transparency 1
Ensuring provision of a basic health package to all Eritreans and increasing coverage of quality health care for the poor 1
For sustainable development invest on health 1

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