Casalud: innovations for the transformation of health systems
Innovaciones para la transformación de los sistemas de salud

Roberto Tapia-Conyer, Héctor Gallardo-Rincón, Rodrigo Saucedo-Martínez
2012 Gaceta Médica de México  
The increasing prevalence of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) has impacted the health systems by demanding unbearable costs of care and diminishing people's quality of life. The Instituto Carlos Slim de la Salud, a non-profit organization, has developed the model Casalud to convene partnerships with state governments to establish a reengineering process of primary care clinics, improving the delivery of services and leveraging on the different technological platforms to connect them with the
more » ... ct them with the households. The model Casalud strengthens the delivery of services and increases the timely demand of care. It is actually implemented in seven states seeking a progressive scale-up.
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