Inclusive Development in Health Sector : A Case in Surakarta City
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- social inclusion, health policy, access, health services, poor
Everyone guaranteed their rights in law. It includes the right to access health services for the rich and the poor. However, in reality, health services are difficult to access for the poor. The main causes are: high cost, limited health workers, limited infrastructure, and lack of adequate hospital services.ÿ This writing is based on a research about inclusive development in the health sector, particularly for the poor in Surakarta (Solo) City in Central Java Indonesia. The purpose of this research is to understand the implementation of health policy, which provides easy access for the poor to health services as a form of inclusivity in the development of Solo city. This research used qualitative approach with in-depth interview data collection technique. One of the findings of the research is the Public Health Care Program (PHCP) in Solo as one policy enacted by the Municipal Government gives better access for the poor by providing a responsive and affordable health services. This policy can be successful because the Surakarta governments political will to make better health services. However, this policy cannot cover all the poor in Solo city. Challenges include the complicated procedures that limits health service's accessibility to the remaining poor in Solo.
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TY - CONF AU - Syarfina Mayha Nadila AU - Henny Warsilah PY - 2017/11 DA - 2017/11 TI - Inclusive Development in Health Sector : A Case in Surakarta City BT - Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Social and Political Sciences (ICSPS 2017) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 126 EP - 128 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icsps-17.2018.26 DO - 10.2991/icsps-17.2018.26 ID - Nadila2017/11 ER -