Where Surgery is Difficult: Overcoming Barriers to Access in Chiapas, Mexico
Authors: Steve Reifenberg, Luke Maillie
Keough School of Global Affairs, May 2021
In rural Chiapas, Mexico, poor patients often struggle to accesss surgical care and other medical treatment, even though access is guaranteed by law under the Mexican constitution. This case examines an innovative approach developed by Compañeros en Salud to accompany patients from rural communities...