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Economics and the health services.

Elaine Chi Ling Tam

Economics and the health services.

by Elaine Chi Ling Tam

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Published in Bradford .
Written in English


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M.B.A. dissertation. Typescript.

SeriesDissertations
The Physical Object
Pagination134p.
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13786343M

  For courses in Health Economics, U.S. Health Policy/Systems, or Public Health, taken by health services students or practitioners, the text makes economic concepts the backbone of its health care d, Goodman and Stano's book is the bestselling Health Care Economics text that Price: $ • Health Care Goods and services provided to promote health, or prevent, alleviate or eliminate ill-health. (Dictionary of Health Economics) • Economics a science which studies human behaviors as a relationship between given ends and scarce means which have alternatives uses. (Lionel Robbins) Page 6 Culyer, AJ. The Dictionary of Health.

  Health economics is concerned with the evaluation of the effectiveness of health care, particularly by examining the social opportunity costs of alternative forms of treatment. The peculiar nature of the market for health care – that doctors have a major influence on both supply and demand attracted attention, as has the study of the options available for financing 4/5(1). Health Economics: 1 - Principles of Health Economics. From a Public Health point of view, health economics is just one of many disciplines that may be used to analyse issues of health and health care, specifically as one of the set of analytical methods labelled Health Services Research.

  Financing the efficient delivery of medical services while reducing costs for consumers as well as health care providers is among the most challenging domestic policy problems many countries face. RAND addresses health economics issues through innovative, high-profile research in an effort to improve the efficiency of health care organizations, reduce . The purpose of the series Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research is to consider all topics in health economics and the related field of health services research. Each volume is devoted to a specific topic. Most volumes consist of between ten and twelve papers, but a few may take the form of monographs by one or more authors.


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