Administrative costs in selected industrialized countries.
Poullier, Jean P
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The costs of health administration are compared across several countries, accompanied by discussion of some of the variations
in the definition of health administration. The influence of American health accounting on other countries is examined, and
findings are presented regarding the relative costs of insurance-based and direct-delivery systems. Data are presented on
health administrative spending providing gross as well as per capita measures.
Accounting/methods : Comparative Study : Cost Allocation/statistics & numerical data : Data Collection/methods : Delivery
of Health Care/economics/organization & administration : Europe : Health Expenditures/statistics & numerical data : Hospital
Administration/economics : Insurance, Health/economics : Private Sector/economics : Public Sector/economics : Support, Non-U.S.
Gov't : United States