The objective of any health system is to respond to the needs of the population. In order to do so, we must start by knowing the demographic characteristics, main health problems and socio-environmental conditions. ...

When we look at the relationship between health and the economy, we have to think about it: The value of health. It refers to how we understand and how health is perceived. The concept of health is a relative concept that cannot be only like the presence or absence of illness but also like the degree of satisfaction of the needs of the person or population group and the consequences of the absence of this provision. ...

A health system can be said to be the set of resources made available to the population for the maintenance of health standards or the recovery of the same in the event of loss. The WHO would say that the health systems for their conformation need to be endowed with resources, be they sanitary, personnel or financial....