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The Resource Anticorruption in the health sector : strategies for transparency and accountability, edited by Taryn Vian, William D. Savedoff, and Harald Mathisen

Anticorruption in the health sector : strategies for transparency and accountability, edited by Taryn Vian, William D. Savedoff, and Harald Mathisen

Label
Anticorruption in the health sector : strategies for transparency and accountability
Title
Anticorruption in the health sector
Title remainder
strategies for transparency and accountability
Statement of responsibility
edited by Taryn Vian, William D. Savedoff, and Harald Mathisen
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
* Brief, readable field guide also suitable for classes in public health and development* Compelling case studies with best practices examples from Africa, Central Europe and South AmericaCorruption is a serious problem for both rich and poor countries, threatening international development and eroding confidence in governments. In the health sector, corruption is literally a matter of life and death: facilities crumble when repair funds are embezzled; fake drugs flood the market with corrupt regulators managing supply, and doctors extorting under-the-table payments from patients fail to provi
Action
digitized
Dewey number
364.16/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Vian, Taryn
  • Savedoff, William D
  • Mathisen, Harald
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  • Medicine
  • Hospitals
  • Medicare fraud
Label
Anticorruption in the health sector : strategies for transparency and accountability, edited by Taryn Vian, William D. Savedoff, and Harald Mathisen
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Closing opportunities for corruption in the health sector / Taryn Vian, William D. Savedoff, and Harald W. Mathisen -- Fighting fraud in hospitals / Stephen N. Musau and Taryn Vian -- Embezzlement of donor funding in health projects / Katherine Semrau, Nancy Scott, and Taryn Vian -- Reducing vulnerabilities to corruption in user fee systems / Taryn Vian -- Informal pay and the quality of health care : lessons from Tanzania / Ottar Mæstad and Aziza Mwisongo -- Strategies for reducing informal payments / Kelly Miller and Taryn Vian -- Pay for honesty? : lessons on wages and corruption from public hospitals / William D. Savedoff -- Preventing drug diversion through supply chain management / Taryn Vian -- The impact of information and accountability on hospital procurement corruption / William D. Savedoff -- Transparency and accountability in and electronic era : the case of pharmaceutical procurement / Brenda Waning and Taryn Vian -- Transparency in health programs / Taryn Vian -- Using financial performance monitoring to promote transparency and accountability in health systems / David Collins and Taryn Vian -- Budget transparency, civil society, and public expenditure tracking surveys / William D. Savedoff and Ethan Joselow
Control code
ocn781636145
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 147 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781565493759
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)781636145
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Anticorruption in the health sector : strategies for transparency and accountability, edited by Taryn Vian, William D. Savedoff, and Harald Mathisen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Closing opportunities for corruption in the health sector / Taryn Vian, William D. Savedoff, and Harald W. Mathisen -- Fighting fraud in hospitals / Stephen N. Musau and Taryn Vian -- Embezzlement of donor funding in health projects / Katherine Semrau, Nancy Scott, and Taryn Vian -- Reducing vulnerabilities to corruption in user fee systems / Taryn Vian -- Informal pay and the quality of health care : lessons from Tanzania / Ottar Mæstad and Aziza Mwisongo -- Strategies for reducing informal payments / Kelly Miller and Taryn Vian -- Pay for honesty? : lessons on wages and corruption from public hospitals / William D. Savedoff -- Preventing drug diversion through supply chain management / Taryn Vian -- The impact of information and accountability on hospital procurement corruption / William D. Savedoff -- Transparency and accountability in and electronic era : the case of pharmaceutical procurement / Brenda Waning and Taryn Vian -- Transparency in health programs / Taryn Vian -- Using financial performance monitoring to promote transparency and accountability in health systems / David Collins and Taryn Vian -- Budget transparency, civil society, and public expenditure tracking surveys / William D. Savedoff and Ethan Joselow
Control code
ocn781636145
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 147 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781565493759
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)781636145
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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