Cost containment interventions introduced on the community drugs schemes in Ireland-evaluation of expenditure trends using a national prescription claims database.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/294764
Title:
Cost containment interventions introduced on the community drugs schemes in Ireland-evaluation of expenditure trends using a national prescription claims database.
Authors:
Usher, Cara; Tilson, Lesley; Bennett, Kathleen; Barry, Michael
Affiliation:
National Centre for Pharmacoeconomics, St James's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. cusher@stjames.ie
Citation:
Cost containment interventions introduced on the community drugs schemes in Ireland-evaluation of expenditure trends using a national prescription claims database. 2012, 34 (3):632-9 Clin Ther
Publisher:
Clinical therapeutics
Journal:
Clinical therapeutics
Issue Date:
Mar-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/294764
DOI:
10.1016/j.clinthera.2012.01.025
PubMed ID:
22381716
Additional Links:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22381716
Abstract:
The majority of pharmaceutical expenditure in Ireland occurs in the community for services provided by general practitioners and pharmacists. In the current national and international economic climate, it is anticipated that demand on these services will continue to grow.
Language:
en
MeSH:
Cost Control; Costs and Cost Analysis; Databases, Factual; Drug Costs; Health Expenditures; Insurance Claim Review; Insurance, Health, Reimbursement; Ireland; Prescription Drugs; State Medicine
ISSN:
1879-114X

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorUsher, Caraen_GB
dc.contributor.authorTilson, Lesleyen_GB
dc.contributor.authorBennett, Kathleenen_GB
dc.contributor.authorBarry, Michaelen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-06-27T08:57:05Z-
dc.date.available2013-06-27T08:57:05Z-
dc.date.issued2012-03-
dc.identifier.citationCost containment interventions introduced on the community drugs schemes in Ireland-evaluation of expenditure trends using a national prescription claims database. 2012, 34 (3):632-9 Clin Theren_GB
dc.identifier.issn1879-114X-
dc.identifier.pmid22381716-
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.clinthera.2012.01.025-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/294764-
dc.description.abstractThe majority of pharmaceutical expenditure in Ireland occurs in the community for services provided by general practitioners and pharmacists. In the current national and international economic climate, it is anticipated that demand on these services will continue to grow.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherClinical therapeuticsen_GB
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22381716en_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Clinical therapeuticsen_GB
dc.subject.meshCost Control-
dc.subject.meshCosts and Cost Analysis-
dc.subject.meshDatabases, Factual-
dc.subject.meshDrug Costs-
dc.subject.meshHealth Expenditures-
dc.subject.meshInsurance Claim Review-
dc.subject.meshInsurance, Health, Reimbursement-
dc.subject.meshIreland-
dc.subject.meshPrescription Drugs-
dc.subject.meshState Medicine-
dc.titleCost containment interventions introduced on the community drugs schemes in Ireland-evaluation of expenditure trends using a national prescription claims database.en_GB
dc.contributor.departmentNational Centre for Pharmacoeconomics, St James's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. cusher@stjames.ieen_GB
dc.identifier.journalClinical therapeuticsen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren

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