The cost of the Swedish handicap service system : implications for technology assessment : Technology and disability.
The total cost of the Swedish handicap system is estimated at US $ 10.7 billion for 1989.
The cost is distributed across different authorities with separate legal and financial responsibility.
The concept of technology must be extended to include consideration of both the resources spent and benefits gained in the public sector and the magnitude and distribution of transfer payments from social insurance to fulfill its function in handicap policy decision making.
Mots-clés Pascal : Handicap, Service santé, Système santé, Homme, Economie santé, Analyse coût, Suède, Equipement biomédical, Assurances sociales, Assistance technique, Europe
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Handicap, Health service, Health system, Human, Health economy, Cost analysis, Sweden, Biomedical equipment, National insurance, Technical assistance, Europe
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 95-0429462
Code Inist : 002B30A01B. Création : 01/03/1996.