Strengthening district health service management and delivery through internal contracting: Lessons from pilot projects in Cambodia
Keovathanak Khim, Peter Leslie Annear
Social Science & Medicine | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2013
Data used in this paper were collected for the first author's doctoral study, supported by an AusAID Australian Leadership Award and the Nossal Institute for Global Health at the University of Melbourne. The opinions expressed herein are the authors' and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Nossal Institute or AusAID. The authors gratefully acknowledge the contributions of officials involved in the interviews in Cambodia. The authors would also like to thank Eliana Jimenez Soto of the University of Queensland and Rohan Jayasuriya of the University of New South Wales for their comments. Thanks are due also to our peer reviewers, whose comments have strengthened this article. The preliminary results of this study were first presented to the Health System Reform in Asia Conference, Hong Kong, December 9-12, 2010, sponsored by Social Science & Medicine.