Programme budgeting

District Level Financial Management

Series Name: 
HST Update
Published by: 
Health Systems Trust
In order for the health workers (managers, clinicians and support staff) in a district to work efficiently and effectively, they should have as much control over what they do as possible. One of the key areas where districts should have their say is in the management of resources in the district. This means, in effect, that districts should have the accountability and responsibility for financial decision making, and therefore control over staffing.