General Medical Services (Payments) Board report for the year ended 31st December 1996

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/338981
Title:
General Medical Services (Payments) Board report for the year ended 31st December 1996
Authors:
Department of Health (DoH) General Medical Services Payments Board.
Citation:
Department of Health. General Medical Services Payments Board. 1996. General Medical Services (Payments) Board report for the year ended 31st December 1996. Dublin: Department of Health. General Medical Services Payments Board.
Publisher:
Department of Health (DoH)
Issue Date:
1996
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/338981
Item Type:
Software
Language:
en
Description:
The Report of the General Medical Services (Payments) Board for I996, describes, at a high level the take-up rates of the various services, the range of services being provided free of charge to end users, except in the case of the Drug Cost Subsidisation Scheme where there is co-payment. The Report also provides an analysis of the amounts of fee income and allowances which are generated through the services provided hy Doctors, Dentists and Community Pharmacies under their agreements with Health Boards. The total of payments in the year under review was in excess of £333 million - an increase of £29.2 million on the level of payment in the previous year. This increase in payments is accounted for, in the main, by the increased levels of activity under all of the various schemes, Improvements nor alone to the range of available services but in many instances also arrangements for the organisation and the provision of services has been reviewed and enhanced for rhe convenience and/or comfort of patients and such enhancements are encompassed by the increase in the level of payments,
Keywords:
HEALTH SERVICES AND THEIR MANAGEMENT; MEDICAL CARE; MEDICAL STAFF; COST

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorDepartment of Health (DoH) General Medical Services Payments Board.en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2015-01-28T11:41:24Z-
dc.date.available2015-01-28T11:41:24Z-
dc.date.issued1996-
dc.identifier.citationDepartment of Health. General Medical Services Payments Board. 1996. General Medical Services (Payments) Board report for the year ended 31st December 1996. Dublin: Department of Health. General Medical Services Payments Board.en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/338981-
dc.descriptionThe Report of the General Medical Services (Payments) Board for I996, describes, at a high level the take-up rates of the various services, the range of services being provided free of charge to end users, except in the case of the Drug Cost Subsidisation Scheme where there is co-payment. The Report also provides an analysis of the amounts of fee income and allowances which are generated through the services provided hy Doctors, Dentists and Community Pharmacies under their agreements with Health Boards. The total of payments in the year under review was in excess of £333 million - an increase of £29.2 million on the level of payment in the previous year. This increase in payments is accounted for, in the main, by the increased levels of activity under all of the various schemes, Improvements nor alone to the range of available services but in many instances also arrangements for the organisation and the provision of services has been reviewed and enhanced for rhe convenience and/or comfort of patients and such enhancements are encompassed by the increase in the level of payments,en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherDepartment of Health (DoH)en_GB
dc.subjectHEALTH SERVICES AND THEIR MANAGEMENTen_GB
dc.subjectMEDICAL CAREen_GB
dc.subjectMEDICAL STAFFen_GB
dc.subjectCOSTen_GB
dc.titleGeneral Medical Services (Payments) Board report for the year ended 31st December 1996en_GB
dc.typeSoftwareen
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