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Health policy

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Description Health policy can be defined as the "decisions, plans, and actions that are undertaken to achieve specific healthcare goals … More Health policy can be defined as the "decisions, plans, and actions that are undertaken to achieve specific healthcare goals within a society". According to the World Health Organization, an explicit health policy can achieve several things: it defines a vision for the future; it outlines priorities and the expected roles of different groups; and it builds consensus and informs people. There are many categories of health policies, including global health policy, public health policy, mental health policy, health care services policy, insurance policy, personal healthcare policy, pharmaceutical policy, and policies related to public health such as vaccination policy, tobacco control policy or breastfeeding promotion policy. They may cover topics of financing and delivery of healthcare, access to care, quality of care, and health equity.

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The History of Saskatchewan’s Public Health Association Policy Initiatives, 1954–86: A Regional Comparison for Preventative Health Policy Work in Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Medical History/Bulletin Canadien d'Histoire de la Medecine (pp. 93-127). (/isis/citation/CBB049962933/) unapi

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The history of mental health policy in Turkey: tradition, transition and transformation. History of Psychiatry (pp. 3-19). (/isis/citation/CBB683850004/) unapi

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