from Health Economics at http://bit.ly/2s5tDHh on June 25, 2017 at 04:46PM About one in ten patients are harmed during health care. This paper estimates the health, financial and economic costs of this harm. Results indicate that patient harm exerts a considerable global health burden. The financial cost on health systems is also considerable and if […]
from Health Economics at http://bit.ly/2sQaSES on June 25, 2017 at 04:46PM This brief outlines strategies that states and health plans can use to grow their enrollment in Integrated Managed Care Plans for Dually Eligible Beneficiaries.
from Health Economics at http://bit.ly/2s5E8dw on June 25, 2017 at 04:46PM The authors identify effective services to assist 3 groups of people with mental illnesses become or remain employed and prevent dependence on disability cash benefits.
from Health Economics at http://bit.ly/2sQdItk on June 25, 2017 at 04:46PM The authors use nationally representative data on working-age recipients of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) to profile beneficiaries with psychiatric disabilities and compare them with beneficiaries eligible for SSDI and SSI on the basis of other health conditions.
from Health Economics at http://bit.ly/2s5yS9G on June 25, 2017 at 04:46PM This editorial provides an introduction to this unique special issue of the Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal. Rather than focusing on a particular type of rehabilitative services, it more broadly addresses the subject, methods, and results of disability policy research.
from Health Economics at http://bit.ly/2sQfNWe on June 25, 2017 at 04:46PM No services are more important than the health and community services we deliver through our four Regional Health Authorities. This year, we will invest more than 40% of total [operating] expenditures – nearly $3 billion – in healthcare….” Newfoundland and Labrador 2012 Budget Speech […]
from Health Economics at http://bit.ly/2s5D9dn on June 25, 2017 at 04:46PM In 2007–2008, comparable health care expenditures stood at $425 Million. Since then, these costs have grown 7 per cent annually… [S]tatus quo growth of 7 percent per year in health care spending is simply not an option. The more we spend on health, the […]