According to the National Competitiveness Report 2015-2016, which cites the World Economic Forum (WEF),"health - along with education - is one of the 12 pillars that determine a country's competitiveness. (Cordoba, 2016). Therefore, it is necessary to bet on strategies to boost productivity, within the framework of a solid health system, based on the argument that a healthy population is more productive, which translates into greater returns to the productive system and more contributions to the tax system. It also results in lower costs for employers and the health system (Cordoba, 2016).
|Effective start/end date||1/1/16 → 12/1/18|