Technical Areas

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Product/Service Deliverables Status
Support to track HF and health insurance data, including the national health accounts, to inform policy making Accurate, up-to-date evidence on what works and what does not work regarding health financing reforms for universal coverage is available and shared across countries Completed
International Cooperation Development (ICD) field trips to four provinces to strengthen collaboration between the central and local levels At country level, alignment and harmonization of health aid according to national health plans is consolidated and accelerated Completed
Monitoring health financial protection and progress towards universal health coverage Accurate, up-to-date evidence on what works and what does not work regarding health financing reforms for universal coverage is available and shared across countries Completed
Health Partnership Group (HPG) quarterly meetings including Core Group support including pre- and post- HPG meetings, and promote participation of a wide range of stakeholders in the health sector At country level, alignment and harmonization of health aid according to national health plans is consolidated and accelerated Completed
Facilitate meetings of the technical working groups and report back to the HPG At country level, alignment and harmonization of health aid according to national health plans is consolidated and accelerated Completed
Support to the strategic and operational functioning of the HPG Secretariat At country level, alignment and harmonization of health aid according to national health plans is consolidated and accelerated Completed
Continue to strengthen the role of the Joint Annual Health Review (JAHR) to monitor the first year of the new 5-year health sector plan (2016-2020). Countries will have put in place expertise, monitoring and evaluation systems and annual health sector reviews Completed
Dialogue on International Health Partnership (IHP+) monitoring exercise and roadmap towards more effective development cooperation in line with Viet Nam Health Partnership Document (VHPD) and in response to the findings of the exercise At country level, alignment and harmonization of health aid according to national health plans is consolidated and accelerated Completed
Development of Plan of Action on health financing (HF) in accordance with national HF strategy Countries receiving HF support will have implemented financing reforms to facilitate UC Completed
Maintenance of the development partner/international NGO mapping database At country level, alignment and harmonization of health aid according to national health plans is consolidated and accelerated Completed
Workshop/dialogue on mobilizing adequate domestic public resources for the health sector Countries receiving HF support will have implemented financing reforms to facilitate UC Completed
Upgrade the HPG website to enhance information sharing and the availability of information pertaining to the HPG and development cooperation in Viet Nam At country level, alignment and harmonization of health aid according to national health plans is consolidated and accelerated Completed
Support to the process of reforming the technical working groups of the HPG (kick-off meeting for new air pollution and health 'sub' TWG) Meeting minutes/report from special meeting of the subgroup focusedon air pollution and health is developed Completed
Continue to strengthen role of the Joint Annual Health Review (JARH) to monitor the first year of the new 5-year health sector plan (2016-2020) Countries will have put in place expertise, monitoring and evaluation systems and annual health sector reviews Completed
Updating of the online mapping (database) of development partner and INGO support to the health sector The up-to-date database available online Completed
National policy dialogue on financing for primary health care towards better management of NCDs and elderly health (in alignment with coordinated service delivery model) (DFC) Countries requesting health financing (HF) support will have modified their financing strategies and systems to move more rapidly towards universal coverage (UC), with a particular focus on the poor and vulnerable Completed
Conduct analysis of current service delivery and utilization thereof in one province( including the private sector and traditional medicine providers) Demonstration of new service model(s) that operationalize Resolution 20 and the Government Decision 2348 on PHC (“grassroots”) reform Completed
Provincial case study on service delivery models and payment method options towards strengthening primary care level (DFC and AW) Countries receiving HF support will have implemented financing reforms to facilitate UC Completed
Design a new care model that includes as sequenced based plan for necessary payment reform, related and necessary governance/public administrative changes and clinical/public health training needs. Demonstration of new service model(s) that operationalize Resolution 20 and the Government Decision 2348 on PHC (“grassroots”) reform Completed
Policy dialogue on strategic purchasing towards UHC (DFC) Countries receiving HF support will have implemented financing reforms to facilitate UC Completed
Develop guidelines for expanding regulation of and quality monitoring of PHC providers in both the public and private sectors. Demonstration of new service model(s) that operationalize Resolution 20 and the Government Decision 2348 on PHC (“grassroots”) reform Completed
HPG quarterly meetings including pre- and post- HPG meetings, and promote participation of a wide range of stakeholders in the health sector Minutes of meetings, follow-up recommendations for dissemination torelevant stakeholder(s) for action. Completed
Provide technical assistance in implementing and evaluating new care model. Demonstration of new service model(s) that operationalize Resolution 20 and the Government Decision 2348 on PHC (“grassroots”) reform Completed
Support to the establishment of a Global Health Diplomacy Office and to improving the health sector’s participation in trade-related discussions with implications for health Summary of experiences of other countries in this area is available Completed
Organize a national level review meeting for dissemination of the lessons learned and the ways for a nation-wide scaling up as well as the feedback for the central government for needed regulatory and oversight mechanisms for the grassroots reform, health insurance reform and hospital management Demonstration of new service model(s) that operationalize Resolution 20 and the Government Decision 2348 on PHC (“grassroots”) reform Completed
Support to the strategic and operational functioning of the HPG Secretariat (position of Programme/Communications Officer) ToR, progress reports, HPG meeting minutes and resolutions of theHPG on technical areas are developed Completed
Policy brief on oversight and legislative responsibilities from new service care model Demonstration of new service model(s) that operationalize Resolution 20 and the Government Decision 2348 on PHC (“grassroots”) reform Completed

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Product/Service Deliverables Status
Health financing information produced from both health expenditure, financial protection, and other analytical works. Health financing information produced from both health expenditure, financial protection, and other analytical works. Ongoing
Healthy Age-Technical assistance to development of age-friendly primary care and age-friendly environment in selected provinces Technical assistance to development of age-friendly primary care and age-friendly environment in selected provinces Ongoing
Healthy Age-Technical assistance to development of age-friendly primary care and age-friendly environment in selected provinces Training workshops for commune health workers on age-friendly primary care including integrated care for older people (ICOPE) Ongoing
Health financing information produced from both health expenditure, financial protection, and other analytical works. Technical support and policy briefs on production of health expenditure and financial protection Ongoing