Variability in healthcare treatment costs amongst nine EU countries - results from the HealthBASKET project.

@article{Busse2008VariabilityIH,
  title={Variability in healthcare treatment costs amongst nine EU countries - results from the HealthBASKET project.},
  author={Reinhard Busse and Jonas Schrey{\"o}gg and Peter A. C. Smith},
  journal={Health economics},
  year={2008},
  volume={17 1 Suppl},
  pages={S1-8}
}
Patient mobility gives rise to some fundamental information requirements, such as the nature of the basket of services offered in the different Member States, how these are defined, how often they are used for particular patients, what their costs are, what prices are paid for them, the quality with which they are delivered, and their cost-effectiveness. This knowledge will enable both Member States and the European Commission to formulate coherent policies on patient mobility in a way that… CONTINUE READING
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