Now that the Health and Social Care Bill is the Health and Social Care Act, more focus will be placed on sources of information regarding provider performance. In order for patients to make informed choices… Read More »Making conclusions about provider quality
Supply of Health Services
Monopoly and competition in health care supply; models of
health care institutions (hospitals, nursing homes; for-profit, non-profit); care in the community: long term care, informal care; ambulance services; managed care; health care produc- tion functions; cost functions; economies of scale and scope; quality of care; regulation and price controls; the pharmaceu- tical and medical equipment industries.