Japan Health Systems in Transition (HiT) review soft launched (15 December 2017)
APO held a soft launch of Japan HiT at the side event of UHC Forum 2017 on December 15th in Tokyo.
This was a part of joint side event titled "Health System Financing and Social Health Protection for UHC: Role of Comparative Health System Analysis and Regional Collaborations in Asia" jointly organized by iGHP (Institute of Global Health Policy Research, National Centre for Global Health and Medicine, Japan) and P4H (Providing for Health, World Health Organization). Lead author, Dr Haruka Sakamoto presented the highlights of Japan HiT - overview of Japanese health systems and policies: current status and challenges; health system and policy reforms to respond challenges; and future direction. Japan HiT will be officially launched at PMAC (Prince Mahidol Award Conference) 2018 in Bangkok on February 2nd, 2018.
Leaflet of Japan HiT in English and in Japanese.
Full report of Japan Health System Review (Coming Soon)