Leatherman S, Berwick DM. Accelerating global improvements in health care quality. JAMA. 2020 Dec 22;324(24):2479-2480.
Many lower-resourced countries, historically focused on expanding access to essential health services, now place a similar priority on higher quality. In this Viewpoint, the authors describe how universal health coverage, a key Sustainable Development Goal, is meaningful only if the access it ensures is to effective and safe health services.
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