One cannot begin to discuss efficiency without talking about objectives, nor can one discuss equity without talking about the entity that is to be equitably distributed.
I shall assume that we are concerned with health.
Efficiency means using resources in the NHS so as to ensure that they have maximum impact on health; equity means distributing resources in the NHS so that their fruits in terms of better health are fairly distributed among the population.
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Mots-clés Pascal anglais : North America, America, Inequality, Care, Costs, Health economy, Health policy, United States
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