The impact of changes in private health expenditure on New Zealand households.

Abstract

The proportion of New Zealand's total health expenditure financed by the public sector has fallen from 87% in 1983/84 to 77% in 1997/98 in real per capita terms. In the paper, we firstly describe changes in private health expenditure in New Zealand and compare these changes with trends in private and public health expenditure in a number of OECD countries… (More)

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@article{Hopkins2001TheIO, title={The impact of changes in private health expenditure on New Zealand households.}, author={Sandra Hopkins and Jacqueline N Cumming}, journal={Health policy}, year={2001}, volume={58 3}, pages={215-29} }