Integrated healthcare networks (IHN) as a way of organising healthcare provision have been widely promoted in Latin America. Equity-LA aims at providing evidence on the impact of different types of integrated healthcare networks to
Analysis will be at national and cross-national level and will combine qualitative and research quantitative methods. Equity-LA wants to contribute to reducing inequities in access to care by improving healthcare organisation. It also wants to further develop methods to assess health providers' performance and to strengthen the research capacity of the institutions involved.
Dr M. Luisa Vázquez
Consorci Hospitalari de Catalunya
EC contribution: EUR 1 722 053
Duration: 48 months
Starting date: 01/03/2009
Project web-site: http://www.equity-la.eu