Assessing spatial access to public and private hospitals in Sichuan, China: The influence of the private sector on the healthcare geography in China.

@article{Pan2016AssessingSA,
  title={Assessing spatial access to public and private hospitals in Sichuan, China: The influence of the private sector on the healthcare geography in China.},
  author={Jay Pan and Hanqing Zhao and Xiuli Wang and Xun Shi},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={170},
  pages={
          35-45
        }
}
In 2009, the Chinese government launched a new round of healthcare reform, which encourages development of private hospitals. Meanwhile, many public hospitals in China also became increasingly profit-oriented. These trends have led to concerns about social justice and regional disparity. However, there is a lack of empirical scientific analysis to support the debate. We started to fill this gap by conducting a regional-level analysis of spatial variation in spatial access to hospitals in the… CONTINUE READING
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