This series of seven policy studies cover lessons from experience in health system reform, improving the technical quality of health care, income-related inequality in health care, matching supply with demand for physicians and nurses, excessive waiting times, private health insurance, and more.Out-of-pocket spending for Medicare beneficiaries with incomes below the poverty level varied from 35% of total ... Thus, coverage for dental care varies widely. ... and supplementary payment schemes, such as Medicarea#39;s bonus payments for care furnished in designated shortage areas ... standards addressed cancer, paediatric intensive care, mental health, coronary heart disease, diabetes and care foranbsp;...
|Title||:||The OECD Health Project Towards High-Performing Health Systems Policy Studies|
|Publisher||:||OECD Publishing - 2004-08-20|