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Fixing Health Budgets Experience from Europe and North America

ISBN-10: 0471964972

ISBN-13: 9780471964971

Edition: 1997

Authors: Howard Glennerster, Friedrich Wilhelm Schwartz, Richard B. Saltman

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Description:

The impact of financial reform on the quality and delivery of health care now forms a central part of health services research and this book reviews the current studies in this field from the USA, UK and Europe.
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Book details

List price: $131.50
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 1/24/1997
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 254
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.188
Language: English

List of Contributors
Preface
Introduction
Thinking about Planned Markets and Fixed Budgets
Priority Setting: Political Issues
Priority Setting: the Oregon Example
Efficiency of Spending Under Fixed Budgets
Regulation, Competition and Equity: With or Without a Fixed Budget?
Fixed Budgets in the Inpatient Sector: the Case of the Netherlands
Fixed Budgets in the Ambulatory Care Sector: the German Experience
Fixed Budgets in the Pharmaceutical Sector in Germany: Effects on Costs and Quality
Federal and Provincial Roles in Canadian Health Care Budgets
Swedish Experience with Fixed Regional Budgets
Setting Regional Allocations and National Budgets in the UK
German Sickness Funds under Fixed Budgets
The Possible Effects of a New Hospital Financing System in Austria
Fixed Budgets for Fundholding General Practitioners in the UK
Conclusions
Index