Session 125:
Health Insurance and Health Care Utilization

Friday, April 16
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Cumberland E
Exhibition Level

Chair: Robin Cohen, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC
Discussant: Barbara Schone, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), HHS

  1. The Double-Edged Sword: Financial Source of Household Healthcare Expenditure in GhanaHenry Tagoe, University of Ghana

  2. Climbing the Ladder to Equitable Access for Mothers and Children: Health System Transitions to Universal Coverage in Urban and Rural SettingsAndrew A. R. Channon, University of Southampton; Zoe Matthews, University of Southampton; Sarah Neal, University of Southampton

  3. National Health Insurance and Health Inequality in TaiwanJui-Chung Allen Li, Academia Sinica; Yu-han Jao, National Taiwan University

  4. Why Do the Sick Not Use Health Care? The Case of Thailand’s Universal Health Coverage SchemePhatta Kirdruang, University of Minnesota

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