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Building a High-Value Health System

Rifat Atun and Gordon Moore


Building a High-Value Health System presents a practical, general approach to designing a health system that provides comprehensive, effective, and affordable healthcare for nations across the globe. This book systematically leads readers through the steps of designing a system around a developed country’s needs by describing what a health systems is, how to analyze a country’s health system performance, how to evaluate the needs of a population, how to assess the key capacities available, and how to develop and implement health system improvements tailored to a constituent population. A textu ... More

Keywords: systems, health system, healthcare, value, value-for-money, systems thinking, cost-effectiveness, efficiency, effectiveness, social solidarity

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2021 Print ISBN-13: 9780197528549
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: June 2021 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780197528549.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Rifat Atun, author
Professor of Global Health Systems, Harvard University

Gordon Moore, author
Professor of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School