Report of the Commission on Health Funding, Summary, September 1989.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/575318
Title:
Report of the Commission on Health Funding, Summary, September 1989.
Authors:
Department of Health (DoH)
Citation:
Department of Health. 1989. Report of the Commission on Health Funding, Summary, September 1989. Dublin: Department of Health.
Publisher:
Department of Health (DoH)
Issue Date:
Sep-1989
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/575318
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
2.1 This chapter summarises the major issues examined by the Commission and its conclusions and recommendations. A number of members of the Commission have reservations to the report on some issues. 2.2 It should be emphasised that what follows is a summary of the major recommendations and of the primary arguments which led the Commission to its conclusions. The main text of the report should be read for a more detailed discussion of the issues. 2.3 The first sections of this chapter discuss the context within which the report is written, including international trends in healthcare expendirure and the manner in which issues of equity, cost-effectiveness and efficiency have been addressed by the Commission. There follows a discussion of the "major framework of funding, eligibility, organisation and information upon which the Commission's proposals are based. Finally, the main issues and recommendations regarding individual service areas such as general practitioners, hospitals and consultants are summarised.
Keywords:
HEALTH SERVICES AND THEIR MANAGEMENT; HOSPITAL; GENERAL PRACTICE; HEALTH CARE; COST EFFECTIVENESS

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorDepartment of Health (DoH)en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2015-08-20T10:31:21Zen
dc.date.available2015-08-20T10:31:21Zen
dc.date.issued1989-09-
dc.identifier.citationDepartment of Health. 1989. Report of the Commission on Health Funding, Summary, September 1989. Dublin: Department of Health.en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/575318en
dc.description2.1 This chapter summarises the major issues examined by the Commission and its conclusions and recommendations. A number of members of the Commission have reservations to the report on some issues. 2.2 It should be emphasised that what follows is a summary of the major recommendations and of the primary arguments which led the Commission to its conclusions. The main text of the report should be read for a more detailed discussion of the issues. 2.3 The first sections of this chapter discuss the context within which the report is written, including international trends in healthcare expendirure and the manner in which issues of equity, cost-effectiveness and efficiency have been addressed by the Commission. There follows a discussion of the "major framework of funding, eligibility, organisation and information upon which the Commission's proposals are based. Finally, the main issues and recommendations regarding individual service areas such as general practitioners, hospitals and consultants are summarised.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherDepartment of Health (DoH)en_GB
dc.subjectHEALTH SERVICES AND THEIR MANAGEMENTen_GB
dc.subjectHOSPITALen_GB
dc.subjectGENERAL PRACTICEen_GB
dc.subjectHEALTH CAREen_GB
dc.subjectCOST EFFECTIVENESSen_GB
dc.titleReport of the Commission on Health Funding, Summary, September 1989.en_GB
dc.typeReporten
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