Journal article

Key issues relating to decentralization at the provincial level of health management in Cambodia

B Men, J Grundy, J Cane, LC Rasmey, NS An, SC Soeung, K Jenkinson, M Boreland, J Maynard, BA Biggs

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEALTH PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT | WILEY | Published : 2005

Abstract

The following study was conducted as part of a review of management systems at a Provincial Health Department (Kampong Cham Province) and a National Health Programme (National Immunization Program) in 2002-2003 in Cambodia. The aim of this paper is to identify, analyse and recommend those management system factors that are critical to the success of health management performance, with a particular focus on provincial management. The review has identified critical success factors associated with health management performance at the sub-national level that include a stronger role for effective human resource management in health sector reform, elevation of the status of planning in senior leve..

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