Hospital Care Reimbursement Mechanisms and the Adoption of Medical Technology in the Italian Nhs

@inproceedings{Castro2011HospitalCR,
  title={Hospital Care Reimbursement Mechanisms and the Adoption of Medical Technology in the Italian Nhs},
  author={Massimo Finocchiaro Castro and Calogero Guccio and Giacomo Pignataro and Ilde Rizzo},
  year={2011}
}
Current reimbursement schemes imply different incentives for health care providers, among which there are the ones related to the adoption of technology. Several empirical studies have investigated the links between the pattern of medical technology adoption, particularly medical equipment, and a few determinant factors, among which reimbursement mechanisms… CONTINUE READING