Once slices of the healthcare funding pie are dished out to provinces, there is little control over how this money is spent to benefit the rural poor.
Some pharmacists will be doing their community service at private pharmacies amid a shortage of posts.
Ethiopia's rural health extension workers have helped halve the country's child death rate.
GPs working in the National Health Insurance’s biggest pilot site say they won't stay because of drug stock-outs, staff shortages and long queues
More than 200 newly qualified doctors may be left with worthless degrees if provinces can't raise funds for internship positions