• Medicine
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    Iranian journal of public…
    2014

How to Make Diagnosis Related Groups Payment More Feasible in Developing Countries- A Case Study in Shanghai, China

@inproceedings{Wang2014HowTM,
  title={How to Make Diagnosis Related Groups Payment More Feasible in Developing Countries- A Case Study in Shanghai, China},
  author={Zhaoxin Wang and Rui Jun Liu and Ping Li and Chenghua Jiang and Mo Si Hao},
  booktitle={Iranian journal of public health},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Given limited health sources, how to make DRGs (Diagnosis Related Groups) more feasible is a big question in developing countries. This study contributes to the debate on how to bridge the pay-for-service and DRGs during the transitional period of payment reform. METHODS From 2008 to 2012, 20740 patients with cirrhosis or duodenal ulcer disease were chosen as sample. Using multiple linear regression analysis, the interrelationships between the total medical expenses of the… CONTINUE READING

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