Quality: A Catalyst for PHC-Driven UHC
What is a young mother looking for when seeking health care for her child, her elderly father or herself? Quality primary health care. Quality can drive the necessary convergence of the current global dialogue on universal health coverage (UHC) and primary health care (PHC), as a sharp entry point to catalyzing change at the frontline of service delivery. In this blog, Dr. Shams Syed of the World Health Organization reflects on the need for action to support countries in utilizing PHC performance as a key driver in achieving universal health coverage.