This document provides evidence-based, expert-informed recommendations and good practice statements to support health systems and stakeholders in strengthening and extending high-quality rehabilitation services so that they can better respond to the needs of populations. The recommendations are intended for government leaders and health policy-makers and are also relevant for sectors such as workforce and training. The recommendations and good practice statements may also be useful for people involved in rehabilitation research, service delivery, financing and assistive products, including professional organisations, academic institutions, civil society and nongovernmental and international organisations. The recommendations focus solely on rehabilitation in the context of health systems. They address the elements of service delivery and financing specifically. The recommendations were developed according to standard WHO procedures, detailed in the WHO handbook for guideline development
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Rehabilitation; management (service delivery); other: rehabilitation; Programme/ Project; finance; good practices; Health; systems: service delivery; systems: leadership and governance; therapeutic (treatment); Livelihoods; business development support; community-based rehabilitation; assistive technologies; Research; other: research; literature review
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