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Achieving better value for money in health care

Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
Publisher: Paris : OECD, 2009.
Series: OECD health policy studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rising public health care spending remains a problem in virtually all OECD and EU member countries. As a consequence, there is growing interest in policies that will ease this pressure through improved health system performance. This report examines selected policies that may help countries better achieve the goal of improved health system efficiency and thus better value for money. Drawing on multinational data  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Achieving better value for money in health care
(NL-LeOCL)323598420
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
ISBN: 9789264074231 9264074236 9789264074200 9264074201
OCLC Number: 669063617
Notes: OECD-code: 81 2009 17 1 P.
DOI: 10.1787/9789264074231-en.
Description: 1 online resource (163 p. :) : ill.
Series Title: OECD health policy studies.
Responsibility: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

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Rising public health care spending remains a problem in virtually all OECD and EU member countries. As a consequence, there is growing interest in policies that will ease this pressure through improved health system performance. This report examines selected policies that may help countries better achieve the goal of improved health system efficiency and thus better value for money. Drawing on multinational data sets and case studies, it examines a range policy instruments. These include: the role of competition in health markets; the scope for improving care coordination; better pharmaceutical pricing policies; greater quality control supported by stronger information and communication technology in health care; and increased cost sharing.

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