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The government’s program for the health insurance branch
The government’s program for the health insurance branch

On September 27, the government said it knew how to reduce the French Healthcare spending by 3.5 billion euros by 2024.According to the Social Security Financing Bill (PLFSS) for 2024, without new savings measures, the national health insurance expenditure target...

Financing investment in the healthcare sector
Financing investment in the healthcare sector
France

The Haut conseil pour l'avenir de l'Assurance maladie (Hcaam) assesses the state of France's healthcare sector and presents its recommendations.Last November, the Hcaam published five documents designed to shed light on the mechanisms of healthcare investment and its...

Decree approving RAMU agreements
Burkina Faso

This decree approves standard models for national and individual agreements. The standard models of national and individual agreements governing relations between universal health insurance scheme management bodies and public or private health care providers, in...

Supreme Decree: Basic Health Insurance in Bolivia
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

This Supreme Decree 25265 established that children under 5 years of age, pregnant women in Bolivia had the right to access a basic package of preventive and curative health services, and the general population to the diagnosis and treatment of some communicable...

Collection of health legislation in Niger
Niger

Recueil de Législation Sanitaire is designed to inform health professionals, health services and establishments, and anyone else interested, about the main legal texts governing the health sector.

Law 2426 Universal Maternity and Child Insurance in Bolivia
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

The Universal Maternal and Child Insurance was created to provide a list of health benefits to pregnant women from the beginning of pregnancy until 6 months after delivery and to children from birth to 5 years of age. The Universal Maternal and Child Insurance was...

Law 1152: Towards a Single, Universal and Free Health Care System in Bolivia
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

Law No. 1152 is enacted to amend Law No. 475 on Comprehensive Health Services of the Plurinational State of Bolivia of December 2013.This law allows for the expansion of the beneficiary population that is not covered by short-term social security to receive free...

Niger Health and Social Development Plan 2022-2026
Niger

The financial framing of the 2022-2026 SSDP was based on programmatic data, using the One Health budgeting tool. The average scenario quantified a projected budget for the 2022-2026 SSDP of 1,513,063,866,310 CFA francs, or around US$2,521,773,110. This cost is spread...

Kenya: High Court suspends implementation of Social Health Insurance Act
Kenya: High Court suspends implementation of Social Health Insurance Act
Kenya

Putting a halt to the government's plans, Kenya's High Court suspended the planned implementation of the Social Health Insurance Act 2023 by the Ministry of Health until February 2024.In a brief ruling rendered by Justice Chacha Mwita on Monday, November 27, 2023,...

Tanzania enacts the Universal Health Insurance Bill
Tanzania enacts the Universal Health Insurance Bill
Tanzania, United Republic of

On November 1, 2023, the Parliament of the United Republic of Tanzania enacted the Universal Health Insurance Bill, a pivotal piece of legislation aimed at ensuring widespread access to healthcare services for citizens through a comprehensive health insurance system....

Colombia introduces junk food tax
Colombia introduces junk food tax
Colombia

Colombia has implemented a tax on ultra-processed foods, becoming one of the first countries in the Americas to take such a measure to tackle obesity, diabetes, and other lifestyle diseases.The Lancet reports that Colombia is one of the first to tax food high in salt...

The main measures of France’s social security financing bill 2024
The main measures of France’s social security financing bill 2024
France

In France, the Social Security financing bill for 2024 was tabled before the National Assembly on 27 September 2023. The article by the French Administration outlines the measures provided under the bill. The Social Security financing bill (PLFSS) for 2024 was...

Kenya: President signs four new healthcare bills into law
Kenya: President signs four new healthcare bills into law
Kenya

On 17 October, Kenya's President, William Ruto signed the four healthcare bills, Social Health Insurance Bill, Primary Health Care Bill, Facility Improvement Financing Bill, and Digital Health Bill into law after they were passed by the Parliament recently.The Social...