Devex Examines Results-Based Financing For Health Systems In Low-, Middle-Income Countries
Devex: Results-based financing shows a new way of doing health care
“Health clinics in low- and middle-income countries are increasingly finding that good work can pay off. Known by a number of names, including results-based financing and performance-based incentives, this health financing mechanism has a simple premise: To reward health service providers — often with money — for positive results. This should lead to even better outcomes for providers and patients alike…” (Lieberman, 9/19).