Effects of the New Cooperative Medical Scheme on village doctor ’ s prescribing behaviour in Shandong Province

@inproceedings{Sun2008EffectsOT,
  title={Effects of the New Cooperative Medical Scheme on village doctor ’ s prescribing behaviour in Shandong Province},
  author={Xiaoyun Sun and Sukhan Jackson and Gordon A. Carmichael and Adrian C. Sleigh},
  year={2008}
}
Objective: To assess the effects of China’s new community health insurance, the New Cooperative Medical Scheme (NCMS), on village doctors’ prescribing behaviour. NCMS began in 2003. Method: In 2005 we conducted a quasi-experimental case-control study in Shandong Province, and collected information from 2,271 patient visits in 30 village health stations… CONTINUE READING