The public hospital system
Vine, Desley & Willis, Eileen (2009) The public hospital system. In Willis, Eileen , Reynolds , Louise , & Keleher , Helen (Eds.) Understanding the Australian Health Care System. Churchill Livingstone Elsevier, Sydney, pp. 23-32.
When you finish this chapter you should be able to:
- understand how the public hospital system is funded by the Federal, state and territory governments
- appreciate some of the major funding issues facing public hospitals in Australia
- have a beginning understandingof casemix Deagnosis Related Groups (DRGs)
- have insight into the position of the various interest groups funding public hospitals in Australia.
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
|Keywords:||public hospitals, casemix, diagnosis related groups, Australian health care system, interest groups|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2009 Churchill Livingstone Elsevier|
|Deposited On:||20 Sep 2012 22:39|
|Last Modified:||26 Sep 2012 04:58|
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