The Impact of the Urban Resident Basic Medical Insurance on Health Services Utilisation in China

Abstract

The Urban Resident Basic Medical Insurance (URBMI), launched in 2007 by the State Council, aims to cover around 420 million urban residents in China. This study aimed to assess the impact of URBMI on health services access (especially inpatient utilisation) in urban China. Data was drawn from the recent four-wave URBMI Survey (2008–2011). Probit and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s40273-013-0097-7