Health Systems in Action: An eHandbook for Leaders and Managers
Health Systems in Action: An eHandbook for Leaders and Managers is an electronic resource that provides managers of health programs or health services with both practical and theoretical information to help strengthen and align the building blocks of a health system. The eHandbook emphasizes that people are the central, critical element of every health system and shows how to build leadership and management skills. Numerous links throughout the eHandbook to websites, reports, periodicals, tools, and other resources make it possible for readers to gather even more information on topics of particular interest.
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Chapter 1: Achieving Results by Strengthening Health Systems
Full Chapter (PDF 198KB)
Chapter 2: Leading and Managing: Critical Competencies for Health Systems Strengthening
Full Chapter [PDF 504KB]
Chapter 3: Promoting Good Governance in Public and Private Health Organizations
Full Chapter [PDF 405KB]
Chapter 4: Planning the Work and Working with the Plan
Full Chapter [PDF 968KB]
Chapter 5: Managing Human Resources
Full Chapter [PDF 312KB]
Chapter 6: Managing Finances and Related Systems
Full Chapter [PDF 470KB]
Chapter 7: Managing Medicines and Health Products
Full Chapter [PDF 681KB]
Chapter 8: Managing Information: Monitoring and Evaluation
Full Chapter [PDF 531KB]
Chapter 9: Managing Health Service Delivery
Full Chapter [PDF 409KB]
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