Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a nonprofit global health organization working to save lives and improve health by strengthening health systems in over 40 countries, strongly believes there must be at least one health goal included in the post- 2015 development goals. MSH recommends universal health coverage (UHC) as the overarching health goal, along with the following key provisions:A universal health coverage goal must address equity, human rights, and an integrated approach to achieving better health outcomes and long-term impact.
“An important step in fight against health inequity and poverty” Today, the 67th United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution “Global health and foreign policy” that places a major emphasis on universal health coverage (UHC) in the global health and foreign policy work of the UN and Member States in the coming years.
Georgetown University and MSH present:Health Systems in Action: The Tipping Point for Global Health? Lecture by: Jonathan D. Quick, MD, MPH President & CEO, Management Sciences for Health Wednesday, March 30th 3:30 pm Mortara Center, Georgetown University 3600 N Street, NW Washington, DC What will it take to ensure good health for the poorest? What is a strong health system? Can the vision of universal coverage drive health systems strengthening? Dr. Jonathan D.