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Table 2 Summary of key findings

From: Regulatory barriers to equity in a health system in transition: a qualitative study in Bulgaria

Key regulatory failures • Problems with health insurance
• Informal payments
• Insufficient regulation of the private sector
Perceived causes of regulatory failures • Magnitude and pace of change
• Lack of participation and sense of ownership of the reforms
• "Commercialization" of medicine
• Inadequate financing of the health system
• Weak enforcement of regulations
• Insufficient information about the health reforms