Challenges of Implementation of Insurance Coverage Program for Infertility Services in Iran

Heshmatollah Asadi; Mehdi Khakian; Hossein Safari Palangi; Fariba Hosseinpour; Pirhossein Kolivand; Khalil Alimohammadzadeh; Maryam Azadi

Volume 25, Issue 7 , 2023

  Background: Population has long been known as the most important pillar of governments and societies. However, in recent years, the rate of infertility is increasing rapidly due to various reasons. Objectives: This study aimed to identify the factors and challenges affecting the implementation of insurance ...  Read More

Nurses Experiences of Care Challenges of Admitted Patients with Obesity: A Qualitative Content Analysis Study

Maryam Bagheri; Abbas Heydari; Zahra Sadat Manzari

Volume 24, Issue 7 , 2022

  Background: Nurses have difficulties in caring for patients with obesity (PWO) due to their large size and complex care needs. As there have been few studies on these challenges, it is necessary to identify them for PWO through access to nurses experiences. Objectives: This study aimed to explain the ...  Read More

Challenges of the Out-of-Pocket Payment Program in the Health System of Iran: A Qualitative Study

esmaeil rezazadeh; gahraman mahmoudi; Fatemeh Dabaghi

Volume 23, Issue 1 , 2021

  Background: The health transformation plan was implemented in Iran with eight service packages in 2014. However, it has faced various problems and barriers since no pilot programs were launched. Objectives: The present study aimed to investigate the challenges of the out of pocket payment in the health ...  Read More