A study done across 33 countries is able to show us the amount of corruption in healthcare across the world. Firstly, there are many different types of corruption in the healthcare system. The types are Absenteeism (when public sectors receive less care), informal payments (when people pay informally to hopefully get benefits, not treating equally), fraud, and mismanagement of resources and theft of supplies. These are all issued in all countries that have been studied. There are, however, ways to try and combat these issues. Social accountability, transparency in pricing, social accountability mechanisms, and hiring of outside individuals with no ties can all help to create change. This will take a lot of work but it is a possibility in the future.

image_printPrint this page.

Author

0 0 votes
Rate This Post
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Youth Voices is an open publishing and social networking platform for youth. The site is organized by teachers with support from the National Writing Project. Opinions expressed by writers are their own.  See more About Youth VoicesTerms of ServicePrivacy Policy.All work on Youth Voices is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License

CONTACT US

Email allisonpr@gmail.com Call or Text 917-612-3006

Sending
Missions on Youth Voices
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x

Log in with your credentials

or    

Forgot your details?

Create Account