The impact of global budgeting on health service utilization, health care expenditures, and quality of care among patients with pneumonia in Taiwan

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This study evaluated the effect of global budgeting on health service utilization, health care expenditures, and the quality of care among patients with pneumonia in Taiwan. The National Health Insurance Research Database (NHIRD) was used for analysis. Data on patients diagnosed with pneumonia during 2000–2001 (the prebudget group) were used as the baseline… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10096-015-2533-4

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@article{Lin2015TheIO, title={The impact of global budgeting on health service utilization, health care expenditures, and quality of care among patients with pneumonia in Taiwan}, author={C.-Y. Lin and Tudor Ma and C.-C. Lin and C.-H. Kao}, journal={European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases}, year={2015}, volume={35}, pages={219-225} }