News

29
Sep

Which Country Has the Best Health Care System? Readers Respond

The creation of Britain’s National Health Service was honored during the 2012 London Olympics opening ceremony. In Canada, the development of universal health coverage regularly makes top 10 lists of the greatest moments in the nation’s history. Based on reader responses, it’s hard to imagine that the American health system would be similarly celebrated. Credit. If you missed

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14
Sep

Turkey among high achievers in universal healthcare

The Mersin City Hospital is among the government’s pojects to further advance universal healthcare. Turkey, along with China, Rwanda, Cambodia, Equatorial Guinea and Laos, recorded the biggest improvements in universal health care between 2000 and 2016, which translated into better vaccine coverage, as well as fewer child deaths and malaria infections, according to a Bill

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7
Sep

Sanigest Volunteer Activity

Our Tech Leader Steven Uba, traveled to La Tabla de Pital, San Carlos, Costa Rica, in order to facilitate a computer fixed and put into operation by the IT team  to a low-income family as part of our social responsability activities. Sanigest brings help to families in rural areas  needing a solidarity hand. We are willing

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29
Aug

How Tanzania Can Achieve Universal Health Coverage

Dar es Salaam — The government envisions a country where mandatory health insurance for all is the key driver of healthcare delivery. Nonetheless, making the scheme workable will require making tough decisions and working out a strategy, which would help all Tanzanians appreciate the value of being insured. As heath advocacy organisations convened in Dar

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18
Aug

Can Medicare for All Succeed?

Joshua Holland’s anti–single payer screed (“Medicare for All Isn’t the Solution for Universal Health Care”) is so riddled with misinformation and outright errors that it makes one wonder whether The Nation has laid off its fact-checkers. Just one example: In arguing the impossibility of a health-care transformation in a high-spending nation, Holland claims that Switzerland’s health expenditures

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