Economic analysis for health benefits package design

Centre for Health Economics - CHE
Centre for Health Economics (CHE)
Publication date:
01 June 2019


A health benefits package (HBP) defines the list of publicly provided health services offered by a country’s health system. HBPs are seen as an important component toward achieving universal health coverage in low- and middle-income countries. This paper provides an overview of the main considerations that arise when designing and implementing an HBP.