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Efficiency measurement in healthcare.

by Bruce Hollingsworth

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Published .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL22169575M
ISBN 100415271371

The pursuit of efficiency has become a central objective of policymakers within most health systems. This book examines the strengths and limitations of two analytic techniques - data envelopment Cited by: Health Efficiency: How Can Engineering be a Player in Health Organization? explores the important components of performance measurement. It brings together the work of researchers, doctors and .

This book provides a concise synthesis of leading edge research in the theory and practise of efficiency measurement in health and health care. Whilst much of the literature in this area is confusing and Brand: Taylor And Francis.   Kaiser Health news provides an analysis of this measure and also provides an interactive graph of state level efficiency and a list of hospital MSPB scores. The Kaiser Health News article .

Downloadable (with restrictions)! Abstract Background Limited healthcare resources in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) have led policy-makers to improve healthcare efficiency. Therefore, it is Cited by: 4. This article focuses on making more efficient use of time, resources, and human potential. Efficiency is one of the chief aims outlined in the Institute of Medicine’s report, Crossing the Quality Chasm: A New .


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'The book is a valuable review of the state of the art in measuring efficiency in health care and it practical uses for policy. It is an essential reference guide for analysts and students alike.

A major service Cited by: This book provides a concise synthesis of leading edge research in the theory and practise of efficiency measurement in health and health care.

This book provides a concise synthesis of leading edge research in the Efficiency measurement in healthcare. book and practise of efficiency measurement in health and health care. Whilst much of the literature in this area is confusing and.

With the healthcare sector accounting for a sizeable proportion of national expenditures, the pursuit of efficiency has become a central objective of policymakers within most health systems. However, the. The aim of the paper is presentation of construction of 2 measures (indicators) of health care system effectiveness and, also, the results of studies in this area conducted in OECD countries.

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is pleased to sponsor the first theme issue for Health Services Research (HSR), a new feature whereby excellent and ground-breaking health Cited by: Screening of retrieved articles/reports resulted in exclusion of that reported efficiency using non-U.S.

data sources; due to research topic (research topic was not health care efficiency Cited by: Provides synthesis of research in the theory and practice of efficiency measurement in health and healthcare. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 oclc\/\/a>> # Efficiency measurement in health and.

Despite the many studies done to measure efficiency in hospitals, analysing overall efficiency, studying efficiency through services offers more accurate information about the problem, mainly Cited by:   There has been increasing interest in measuring the productive performance of health care services, since the mids.

This paper reviews this literature and, in particular, the concept and Cited by:   This they argues, increases “the efficiency of providing excellent care.” Thus, Porter and Lee turn the tables from an internally focused view where everybody agrees to disagree about —.

Measurement of Cost and Economic Efficiency in Healthcare: /ch The developments in new sectors, as in medical physics and biomedical technology, contributed a lot to Author: Panagiotis Danilakis, Pericles Robolas.

In this book the authors explore the state of the art on efficiency measurement in health systems and international experts offer insights into the pitfalls and potential associated with various measurement. The desire for greater efficiency motivates a great deal of decision-making, but the routine use of efficiency metrics to guide decisions is severely lacking.

To improve efficiency in the health system we. 1 Efficiency in health care 1 Introduction 1 The demand for efficiency analysis in health care 2 Organisational efficiency 4 Analytic efficiency measurement techniques 10 Experience with efficiency analysis in health care 12 This book File Size: KB.

• Measures of health care efficiency that would combine cost and qual-ity into a single measurement are not available outside of a research context.

• As a practical matter, the gated approach—which. Earlier textbooks on efficiency have not focused on health care organisations. Thus, an important feature of the book is the inclusion of practical examples and solutions related to empirical measurement of.

David B. Evans, Director of the Department of Health Systems Financing (HFS), World Health Organization 'A book covering the mechanics and practice of efficiency measurement in health and /5(2).

Healthcare Informatics: Improving Efficiency and Productivity examines the complexities involved in managing belongings in our healthcare system and explains how administration idea and informatics.

Final Report. Identifying, Categorizing, and Evaluating Health Care Efficiency Measures Prepared for: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 4 Measurement and Health Equity. In introducing the workshop’s third panel on metrics for identifying disparities and inequities in health care, David Kindig said that population health has two .This upcoming third edition defines and illustrates the measurement and relevance of effectiveness, efficiency, and equity as criteria for evaluating healthcare system performance.

Specific examples of 5/5(2).Health care efficiency measures compare delivery system outputs, such as physician visits, RVU's, or health outcomes, with inputs like cost, time, or ency can be reported then as a ratio of .