Bosnia & Herzegovina health sector reform project (WB-P171150)

  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
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  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Sep 23, 2020
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Ministry of Finance
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  • Education and Health
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 75.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 75.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Apr 3, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Dec 11, 2019

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Project Description

According to the Bank's document, this project aims to improve the resource management in the health sector to enhance the delivery of care in Bosnia and Herzegovina. 

This will entail the following components: (i) supporting quality and efficiency gains; (ii) supporting focus on results; and (iii) project management, monitoring and evaluation. 

The success of this project will be judged upon the following criteria: (i) proportion of health care providers achieving a specified liquidity ratio; (ii) size of reduction in annual avoidable hospital admission rate; (iii) proportion of health care providers demonstrating quality gains through a defined set of publicly-disclosed indicators; and (iv) proportion of health care providers using patient satisfaction measures and service-user engagement in business planning. 

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

Implementing Agencies

Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Republika Srpska

Sinisa Janjetovic, Assistant Minister

Ministry of Health, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Snjezana Bodnaruk, Assistant Minister 


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