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The Resource Economics of health care financing : the visible hand, Cam Donaldson and Karen Gerard ; with Stephen Jan, Craig Mitton, and Virginia Wiseman

Economics of health care financing : the visible hand, Cam Donaldson and Karen Gerard ; with Stephen Jan, Craig Mitton, and Virginia Wiseman

Label
Economics of health care financing : the visible hand
Title
Economics of health care financing
Title remainder
the visible hand
Statement of responsibility
Cam Donaldson and Karen Gerard ; with Stephen Jan, Craig Mitton, and Virginia Wiseman
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Economics of Health Care Financing provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive review of the key global health care reforms of the last 20 years. This new edition examines the economics of health care systems in a non-technical manner and its highly accessible style makes the book suitable for economists and non-economists alike."--BOOK JACKET
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DLC
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Donaldson, Cam
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Gerard, Karen
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  • Medical economics
  • Medical care
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Health Care Reform
Label
Economics of health care financing : the visible hand, Cam Donaldson and Karen Gerard ; with Stephen Jan, Craig Mitton, and Virginia Wiseman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-271) and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • Health care financing reforms : moving into the new millenium.
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Markets and health care : introducing the invisible hand.
  • p. 15
  • 3.
  • Market failure in health care : justifying the visible hand.
  • p. 29
  • 4.
  • Methods of funding health care.
  • p. 55
  • 5.
  • Economic objectives of health care.
  • p. 73
  • 6.
  • Countering consumer moral hazard.
  • p. 91
  • 7.
  • Countering doctor moral hazard.
  • p. 116
  • 8.
  • Countering moral hazard in the hospital sector.
  • p. 143
  • 9.
  • Achieving equity.
  • p. 171
  • 10.
  • Future considerations : setting the health care budget.
  • p. 201
  • 11.
  • Health care financing reforms : where now for the visible hand?.
  • p. 219
Control code
ocm55474384
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 286 p.
Isbn
9780333984314
Lccn
2004052091
Other control number
9780333984314
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Economics of health care financing : the visible hand, Cam Donaldson and Karen Gerard ; with Stephen Jan, Craig Mitton, and Virginia Wiseman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-271) and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • Health care financing reforms : moving into the new millenium.
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Markets and health care : introducing the invisible hand.
  • p. 15
  • 3.
  • Market failure in health care : justifying the visible hand.
  • p. 29
  • 4.
  • Methods of funding health care.
  • p. 55
  • 5.
  • Economic objectives of health care.
  • p. 73
  • 6.
  • Countering consumer moral hazard.
  • p. 91
  • 7.
  • Countering doctor moral hazard.
  • p. 116
  • 8.
  • Countering moral hazard in the hospital sector.
  • p. 143
  • 9.
  • Achieving equity.
  • p. 171
  • 10.
  • Future considerations : setting the health care budget.
  • p. 201
  • 11.
  • Health care financing reforms : where now for the visible hand?.
  • p. 219
Control code
ocm55474384
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 286 p.
Isbn
9780333984314
Lccn
2004052091
Other control number
9780333984314
Other physical details
ill.

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