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Principles in health economics and policy

Author: Jan Abel Olsen
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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Examining the different structures and techniques involved in making decisions about who benefits from those health care resources available in a publicly funded system, this title provides a concise and compact introduction to health economics and policy.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Principles in health economics and policy.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017
(OCoLC)1002641411
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jan Abel Olsen
ISBN: 9780191836329 019183632X 9780192513731 0192513737
OCLC Number: 1004615097
Notes: This edition previously issued in print: 2017.
Target Audience: Specialized.
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents: Health and healthcare --
Economics and efficiency --
What makes the market for healthcare different? --
Equality and fairness --
Determinants of (inequalities in) health: an overview --
Exogenous determinants of health --
The social environment and health --
Health-related behaviour --
Funding sources: an overview --
Uncertainty and health insurance --
Prepayment schemes --
Patient payments --
The healthcare delivery system: an overview --
Primary care: paying general practitioners --
Secondary care: hospital financing --
Unwarranted variations in healthcare utilization --
Economic evaluation and priority setting: an overview --
Benefits from improved health --
Costs and the cost-effectiveness threshold --
Beyond cost-effectiveness: priority setting.
Responsibility: Jan Abel Olsen.

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A concise introduction to health economics and its application to health policy for students and health professional with no background in economics. Introduces the subject of economics, explains the  Read more...

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There are many economic and policy books on the market, but none that applies economic principles to policy making in such a concise manner as this one does. * Carole A. Kenner, Doody's *

 
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